The Outreach Team had been informed by the Police that there was a couple sleeping in a derelict building within the City. The police had already attended prior to the Outreach Team being informed. Due to the site being extremely hazardous we attended with the Fire Brigade to identify this couple and offer support. When […]
Renew have published a leaflet on Spice and other synthetic cannabinoids. They can be highly addictive, toxic drugs that have been known to cause overdose and fatalities. There is no safe way to use spice, it is not the same as cannabis – it is more potent, more unpredictable and more dangerous. Spice is very […]
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 […]
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.
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.
Emmaus Hull and East Riding has put together rough sleeper winter packs with sponsorship from: Hobson & Porter VIP Communications Greencore Orvec Auntbessies Arco The packs contain: hat, scarf, gloves, insulated blanket, waterproof poncho, info on all services available, emergency numbers, snacks… with further items being added if necessary
You can download and print off our new leaflets for useful information on homeless services and provision in the East Riding and Hull.
Our rough sleeper teams, covering both Hull and the East Riding go out into the community whatever the weather. Storm Doris was no exception!
We are extremely proud to be delivering a Rough Sleeper Outreach Service for Hull & East Riding. Emmaus Hull & East Riding runs a rough sleeper project where our team go out to support those sleeping rough If you are worried about a Rough Sleeper or would like to speak to the team please call […]