Front of King George's hostel

King George’s re-opens

This week, the whole Church Housing Trust team attended the re-opening of a newly refurbished scheme for homeless men in Westminster. First built in 1924, King George’s is a supported… Read more »

Mum and two young kids at the Teenage Parents Project

Homeless parents enjoy an open day

The Teenage Parent Project in Wakefield recently held an open day, funded by Church Housing Trust. The day was a vital opportunity for young parents to meet the agencies and… Read more »

View down the aisle of a bus

Ticket to ride

A recent report from a homelessness service made headlines after staff revealed that, with no more bedspaces available, they were giving out bus passes so young adults could sleep in relative… Read more »

Deck chairs in the sunshine in the garden of a hostel

Saluting the summer

Church Housing Trust recently helped to fund a fantastic summer garden party for homeless veterans living at Mike Jackson House. The team of staff at Mike Jackson House in Aldershot,… Read more »

Swale Your Way member Sharon practises weights with trainer Andrew

Developing health and wellbeing

Church Housing Trust was pleased to be at the opening of a refurbished gym for homeless individuals, which it has helped to fund at The Quays scheme in Sittingbourne. The… Read more »

Homeless service users gain self-esteem by abseiling

Becoming a little bolder

We were pleased to help fund a trip to Boulder Adventures in Wales for some of the young homeless people at the Powerhouse Foyer. Youth foyers provide young homeless people… Read more »

Support workers Peter and Kate with veterans Joe, Peter and Matthew, plus two representatives of Help for Heroes

Treated like royalty

Staff and residents from The Beacon, a supported housing scheme for ex-Services personnel, were honoured to be invited to a garden party in Buckingham Palace. Two members of staff and… Read more »

Close up of First Aid kit

First aid for homeless people

Church Housing Trust was recently able to fund first aid training for four homeless people staying at Vaughan House supported living scheme in Guildford. A first aid qualification increases their… Read more »

Artist James Wilson presents his latest brightly coloured work

Twenty years of support for Westminster residents

Church Housing Trust recently funded a get-together celebrating the 20th anniversary of services supporting homeless people in Westminster. The anniversary marks 20 years since Bruce House was officially opened as… Read more »

Dave Bray looking tired after running 10k

Hooray for Dave Bray!

Huge congratulations to Dave Bray, who took on the Great North Run for Church Housing Trust on 5 July. Dave ran the 10k for homeless veterans, who Church Housing Turst supports, at North… Read more »