We’re absolutely thrilled and excited to be working with Operation LifeStyle this year. We have been blown away by the energy, kindness and professionalism from these youngsters.
Hull, UK: A former rough sleeper is celebrating the next chapter in his life having gone from being homeless to independent living in just two years but says mental health awareness remains an issue. Bob Chapman suffered from depression, which had lead to spiralling debt and ultimately him facing life on the streets. Having spent four […]
Emmaus has received £10,000 from The Pavers Foundation, a donation initiated by Ian and Debbie Paver. Kelly Finnis, Director, Emmaus Hull said: “We are extremely grateful for the generous donation received. This donation will directly support both rough sleepers and also formerly homeless people we house here at Emmaus…. Read the full article here: https://www.paversfoundation.co.uk/working-to-end-homelessness-with-emmaus/
Emmaus Hull and East Riding wish to be very clear about an incident occruing at a shop on Newland Avenue bearing our name.
Abdul’s Assembly Experience I learnt that the opportunities around other Emmaus are all different and have different ideas. My retail workshop was interesting as I learnt how to set up a retail shop and also find out what the customers want to see within it. I also learnt how to maximize the space and use this effectively […]
The outreach team have been working with a female, long-term rough sleeper with heroin and spice addictions. She has also suffered domestic violence at the hands of her former partner and childhood sexual abuse from her father, which has led to a lack of trust in people, low self-esteem and mental health issues. She wasn’t […]
Whilst no one chooses to sleep rough, for those that have spent a prolonged period on the streets, it can be difficult and daunting to accepting support. The outreach team have been working with a rough sleeper for an extended period that normally insists there is nothing the team can do to help him. However, […]
One of the biggest targets for our outreach team, having helped former rough sleepers get back on their feet, is to set companions on a successful path for the future. Whilst support from Emmaus will always be there, it’s important that former companions are able to be self-sufficient and stand on their own two feet […]
Earlier this month we opened a new shop at 28 Whitefriargate following a full refit of the unit. The existing location, also down Whitefriargate, has closed. On Thursday 31 January reality TV star and long-time supporter of Emmaus, Linda Barker will officially open the store. After the old store was target by thieves we decided […]
to St Michaels Church in Skidby who raised over £500.00 for our charity by Carol Singing over the Christmas period. Companions and staff attended a service to thank them for this contribution. The money will help us to continue to provide crucial support to our companions and others that we work with. We are pleased […]