Kitchen; large steel pot and potatoes

Couple have a place to plan for the future

Long-term partners Steve and Linda contracted Weil’s disease from contaminated water in their Flat, which was over run with rats. They became so ill that they were hospitalised and, on… Read more »

Two young adults using tablets

Digital inclusion pilot begins

Lack of access to the Internet is a huge barrier to people who are trying to escape the cycle of homelessness. In order to find housing or employment, homeless people… Read more »

Big Give Christmas Challenge logo

Double your impact on #GivingTuesday

Your donation to us can have double the impact. From 12pm on 27 November, your donations to us will be generously doubled for a limited time only. Follow this link between 27 Nov… Read more »

The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2018

Double your donation to us

Your donation to us can have double the impact thanks to the Big Give. From 12.00p.m. on 27 November, your donations to us will be generously doubled for a limited time only…. Read more »

Emergency sit up bed in living room

Support for church night shelters

Church Homeless Trust has extended its funding to temporary night shelters opened by churches. As the number of homeless people on our streets continues to grow, temporary church and community… Read more »

Welcome mat outside door

Making a fresh start

Domestic violence is one of the most common reasons for women and children to become homeless. Not only does it break up families, but the victim must often leave behind… Read more »

Man cycling

Keen cyclist finds work

Gerald had nowhere to go following a relationship breakdown with his uncle, who he has lived with since he was a child. He had no experience of how to live… Read more »

World Homeless Week logo, 7-14 October 2018

Did you take part in World Homeless Week?

Huge thanks to everyone who got involved in World Homeless Week this 7-14 October. More than 100 churches and other communities took part, including the Salvation Army in both Essex… Read more »

Table of buffet food

Hostel residents enjoy monthly events

Homeless people experience a lot of isolation and need encouragement and support to establish new relationships once in a hostel. Church Homeless Trust has funded a series of events at… Read more »

A man sleeping in a sleeping bag in a church doorway in London, UK

World Homeless Week 2018

World Homeless Week is organised by Church Homeless Trust as part of our mission to challenge, encourage, and support churches to help homeless people. It embraces World Homeless Day on… Read more »

Breakfast club at Cangle Foyer - young man flipping pancakes

Training helps homeless young people

Homeless young people often struggle with basic skills for day to day life. Growing up in care, or a neglectful environment, can lead young people to be very isolated and… Read more »

Ron in his new living room

A place to call my home

Ron* moved into a hostel following a relationship breakdown which left him on the street. He suffers from fibromyalgia and osteoarthritis in all his joints, is currently in remission from… Read more »