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 »

People who have just come off the street usually have no money. Most have health complications, and some struggle with addiction. Funding for breakfast clubs at hostels starts their day with something positive.

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 »

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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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Churches save lives this winter

All over the country, there are churches preparing rooms for homeless people. Rough sleepers have been able to access a hot meal, safe, warm bed, and other facilities, instead of risking… Read more »

Shelter success

Church Homeless Trust is pleased to be supporting churches who have opened winter night shelters. For the first time this year, Church Homeless Trust expanded its funding to the guests… Read more »

Veterans enjoy woodcraft workshop

Just before Christmas, veterans enjoyed carpentry workshops that developed their skills and creativity. The Veterans Woodcraft Organisation offers bespoke training and support to homeless veterans in a homeless veterans service… Read more »