Staff Spotlight: Kevin

February 5, 2020

Kevin has worked for EH for approximately 15 years as a general support worker and specialises in Benefit Support. We asked Kevin about his role with us.… “It is a very varied job. Meeting lots of different people and helping people to resettle is a highlight.  It is really hard knowing that some people will […]

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Volunteer Spotlight: Rebecca

February 4, 2020

Becky volunteers in our charity shop and sorting room. Here she tells us more about her experience volunteering at Emmanuel House… “I wanted to understand more about the issues of homelessness as it is obviously an issue for the city. I wanted to feel I was doing something to help. Emmanuel House is a positive, […]

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Record-Breaking Winter Appeal

February 4, 2020

This year’s Winter Appeal ‘Think Christmas – Give Hope’ has been supported and promoted by Nottingham Musician, Kingdom Rapper and his song, Let Hope Be Your Gift, written specifically to highlight the homelessness crisis and how Emmanuel House tackles homelessness all year round. The appeal was launched on Wednesday 13th November at Emmanuel House Support […]

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Notts businesses fund over 500 Christmas meals for city’s homeless at Emmanuel House

February 4, 2020

As we enter the new year, we are delighted to be celebrating the success of our Christmas Lunch campaign, which saw all of our weekday lunch services from 5 December being fully subsidised by local businesses. Throughout December we asked local businesses to donate £150 to sponsor one of its weekday lunches, which can provide […]

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Retail Assist: Sponsorship Challenge

February 4, 2020

Warm showers, a hot meal and a strong support network might be essentials that many of us take for granted. But, at Emmanuel House, all of these things come as part of the vital service we provide to homeless and vulnerable adults. It costs an average of £1,400 a day to run our support centre: […]

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Nottingham Winter Shelter 2019/20 Update

February 4, 2020

Now in its 12th week, the Nottingham Winter Shelter has already provided 1,650 bed nights of accommodation for people who would otherwise be sleeping rough. The Winter Shelter have supported 64 clients, 8 of which are females. So far, 16 guests have moved on which is made up of 3 re-connections, 6 accommodated in the […]

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