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 »

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

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 »

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 »

Anon refugee

Help for homeless refugees

Church Homeless Trust supports asylum seekers in partnership with Housing Justice. While applying for asylum, people are not allowed to work or claim benefits, essentially making them homeless and destitute…. Read more »

Mosaic making at women's hostel

Homeless women design mosaics

Homeless women at a hostel in Westminster have designed and built mosaics for a memorial area in their garden. Women living at Queen Mary’s hostel have experienced homelessness, and may… Read more »

Centrus BBQ Bruce House

Centrus donates at social media milestone

A company has celebrated reaching 500 followers with a donation to Church Homeless Trust. Financial advisor Centrus pledged to donate £500 to Church Homeless Trust when they reached 500 followers on LinkedIn…. Read more »

Skint but Mint band transforms lives

A music project for former rough sleepers has already produced its own rock band. The Beat Project is a music, arts, and film project based in a hostel that aims… Read more »

Tom in his new home

“I was in a dark place”

Chronic pain led to Tom’s* life falling apart. Tom suffers from pinched nerves and issues with his tendons. He also has several fused areas in his spine and suffers pain… Read more »

Jonas with his new oven

Young adult finds independence

Jonas* moved into a foyer for young people after a childhood of neglect. His mum was an alcoholic and often didn’t feed him. She couldn’t help him get ready in… Read more »

Football gets veterans ‘mingling’

Homeless veterans enjoyed a friendly football match. Residents of The Beacon, a scheme for homeless veterans, played a friendly match against Hardwick House at a professional sports facility. Life in a hostel can… Read more »

Our new name

We have changed our name from Church Housing Trust to Church Homeless Trust. I’m Liz, the new Chair of Church Homeless Trust. Your donations are more important than ever as… Read more »