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
As of the 1st October Humbercare will facilitate cold weather provision which will be based at Dock House Futures, St Peters Street Hull. The Futures staff team will liaise with all relevant services to ensure all rough sleepers in the city are supported through the next 6 months. Dock House will take direct access cases […]
Come and join us at Lockwood Street for our World Homeless Day Event. 10th October 2017 Arrival Networking & Interactive Fact Finding Stands include: British Red Cross, Health Watch, William Booth, Humbercare, Hull City Council, Renew, The Haven, Riverside, Switch, Health, SASH, Hinge, Hull4Heroes, Mental Health, MIND, Police 12 – 1pm Lunch (Fish and Chip […]
New leaflets area specific now available, these can also be downloaded from our website! www.emmaushull.org.uk/outreach Our first Rough Sleeper Information event for agencies and partners will be on Thursday 10th August 2017 2pm here at Emmaus Lockwood Street. To confirm your attendance please advise Lucie or Emma. https://blog.crisis.org.uk/about-us/media-centre/crisis-welcomes-political-pledges-to-end-rough-sleeping/ an interesting read J We are now […]
You can download and print off our new leaflets for useful information on homeless services and provision in the East Riding and Hull.
Lucie Carroll and Emma Hartley have joined the Rough Sleeper Service. Lucie will be focussing with her team on the East Riding and Emma will be covering the Hull area.