Veteran doing woodwork

Veterans enjoy woodwork classes

Creative therapies can help veterans with anger issues, addiction, or other turmoil. They help people to release negative emotions, relax, and take their mind off their issues. Church Homeless Trust… Read more »

Young woman cooking in kitchen

Cooking turns lives around

Children in the care system are no longer legally looked after by their Local Authority once they turn 16. Without the skills they need to hold a tenancy, they can… Read more »

Matthew Doherty

Remembering Matthew

In Memoriam gifts are a unique way to honour someone who has passed away, and show support for a cause they believed in. When Matthew Doherty (pictured) passed away of… Read more »

Men on church shelter beds laughing

Our work with church shelters

The majority of church winter night shelters have now closed. But with our support, 66 people staying at church shelters across England received resettlement grants to move into their own… Read more »

Breakfast clubs at hostels help homeless residents start the day positively

Breakfasts bring hostel together

A hostel community is being brought together by frequent cooking clubs. On Saturday mornings a breakfast club runs at Willow Walk hostel, including a full English breakfast for those who… Read more »

Shirts on rail

Clothes help self-esteem

Even when a person is ready to move on with their life, the stigma of homelessness can make it difficult. Adrian, a prison officer, faced a traumatic attack at work…. Read more »

2017 British 10k runners on Waterloo Bridge, two women smiling

Run with us

Join us at the ASICS London 10k run this July. We have 12 charity places to fill on the 2019 ASICS London 10k run on the 21 July. Live bands,… Read more »

Man smiling in his flat

Feels like home

When he came out of prison, Ray was determined to start his life again, but he needed support. “After being in prison I came out to nothing. My family had… Read more »

Wakefield hostel cheque presentation - BGL Group. Suzanne Bailey and Jamie Lyons holding big cheque and smiling

Donation launches garden project

The BGL Group has donated £5,000 towards a garden project at a refuge. Funding has been donated by financial services provider The BGL Group to begin a garden project at… Read more »

Brown formal shoes

Grant helps with funeral costs

Peter lost everything through drinking, including his licence as a taxi driver. He had to stay at a night shelter, where he didn’t feel safe. After five months, he was… Read more »