Rough sleeping is at crisis levels in towns and cities across the UK. Funding cuts are undoubtedly to blame, but what is the solution? This is a networking event facilitated by Homeless Link and is an opportunity for frontline workers to share best practice and ideas.We hope to look at and share best practice from […]
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Jerome Whittingham of Humber Help has highlighted some of the complex issues around homelessness and the way support is directed and the way it is presented on different media platforms. “Let’s kick much of the misinformation and misunderstanding we read on Facebook into the long grass…” Read more and join the discussion.
We were voted charity of the month by customers of Beverley Building Society in December. Read more here!
Our sales started on Thursday 28th December and go on till Tuesday 7th January. Don’t miss out on the biggest bargains around! at our outlet on Preston Rd at Home from Home on Whitefriargate at our superstore on Lockwood St
With thanks to local business Ideal Boilers we are today launching our Winter Fundraising Draw. Tickets are £2:00 available from each of our shops on Whitefriargate, Lockwood Street and the Freedom Centre. The draw takes place on Sat 20th Jan 2018 with the chance to win a new Logic C-30 Combi Boiler plus money off […]
My drug problem began when I was nine years old, and for 24 years I battled with addiction. During that time I was in and out of prison and homeless. I class myself as lucky because often people in my shoes – homeless with an addiction – have their mental health overlooked. 13 years ago […]
Tickets for Hymers College Christmas Carol Concert in support of Emmaus are selling fast. Get yours today in our Whitefriargate shop! Just announced: Linda Barker is one of the celebrity readers at the concert.
The Hull Daily Mail recently did a feature about rough sleeping and the work of the Emmaus Hull and East Riding Outreach team. Reporter, Elizabeth Mackley joined Lucie and Emma on the streets to write the report. Read all about it here.
Linda Barker is opening our new shop on Whitefriargate on Thursday 23rd November. She’ll be arriving around 4pm so make sure to be there early. At 4pm Linda will be given a tour round the shop and will be introduced to Emmaus companions which will be followed by a Christmas Crafting Workshop where children and […]
Companion Nico runs a treadmill marathon for Children in Need out side our new Home from Home Shop on Whitefriargate and raises £348:00 from the shopping public.