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 […]
Author Archive | Chris
Our sales start on Wednesday 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
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.
To mark Trustees’ Week (13th-17th November), Emmaus Hull & East Riding is celebrating the valuable contribution that its trustees have made over the past year and thanking them for all their hard work in supporting formerly homeless people get off the streets and rebuild their lives. Emmaus Hull & East Riding trustees meet twelve times […]
We have a new store opening on Whitefriargate on Friday (next to New Look) and Nico, one of our companions along with staff are going to be on a treadmill! Come along and help us raise money for Children in Need and have some fun and a browse at the same time!
12 days before Christmas our stage will open for schools, members of the community, and talented groups to showcase their Christmas musical talent and help us raise awareness of homelessness. So come and join us and get involved at our Emmaus Super Store in Lockwood Street, Hull. And if you don’t feel like singing, Emmaus […]