Emmanuel House to re-open Winter Shelter for 2021/22

November 2, 2021

Emmanuel House is delighted to confirm the re-opening of its Winter Shelter. The charity will offer accommodation for up to 22 people per night – ensuring there are fewer people on the streets during the coldest months of the year. Prior to the pandemic, the Nottingham Winter Shelter, which has been running since 2006, utilised […]

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More than 30 rough sleepers re-homed in pioneering scheme to support homeless in Nottingham

July 16, 2020

Rough sleepers in Nottingham have been given access to permanent accommodation and a new innovative system of support following the outbreak of the Coronavirus. In March the Government launched the ‘Everyone In’ scheme to help get rough sleepers off the streets and into temporary accommodation during lockdown. Following a direct request from Government, Nottingham City […]

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We are open for appointments

July 13, 2020

From today, Monday 13th July, Emmanuel House has begun a phased re-opening, offering appointment-only services to people who are homeless, rough sleeping, or in crisis and at risk of homelessness. · Our service is appointment-only · We will be open between 9.30am-12.45pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays · Clients will not be able to wait around in […]

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Emmanuel House Support Centre to re-open our doors

July 9, 2020

From Monday 13th July Emmanuel House will begin a phased re-opening of services. Our services will only be for people who are homeless, rough sleeping, or in crisis and at risk of homelessness. · Our service will change from open-access to appointment-only · We will be open between 9.30am-12.45pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays · These sessions […]

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Emmanuel House receives donation to help fund plans to safely reopen

June 19, 2020

We are currently planning to reopen our support centre providing a safe environment for people who need services thanks to a £8,310 donation from the Diocese of Nottingham’s Catholic Partnership for COVID Emergency Relief. Catholic parishes have joined forces with seven East Midlands-based charities to provide emergency relief over the summer of 2020 with financial […]

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Fundraising from your sofa: virtual fundraising during the coronavirus lockdown

June 16, 2020

1 – Sell your clothes online Have you been using your time at home to clear out your wardrobe? Would you usually donate old clothes to charity but can’t due to the lockdown? Why not sell your items online and donate the profits to Emmanuel House instead. Since we planted the seed in one of […]

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Positive news from the Night Shelter

June 3, 2020

In response to the guidelines issued relating to Covid-19, the Nottingham Night Shelter moved into a hotel on 27th March 2020. During this time, we have had 38 different people spending 1 or more night(s) there. We have been providing 24-hour support for guests to ensure they are able to follow the self-isolation guidelines in their […]

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An open letter calling for the government to extend the ‘Everyone In’ policy

May 28, 2020

*Add your support here. Dear Secretary of State, This letter has been written by local community-led groups and charities across England. We have provided essential services throughout the pandemic, working closely with people who are homeless both within the emergency provision and with those left on the streets or in inadequate accommodation. We are deeply […]

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Staff Q&A: Wellbeing Support Worker

May 18, 2020

During this uncertain time, the services offered by Emmanuel House Support Centre are more important than ever. We spoke to our team to find out how Coronoavirus has impacted their clients and the work they do with them. Below, our Senior Support Worker at the Nottingham Night Shelter explains how her role has changed and […]

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Everybody In update

May 15, 2020

A response from Denis Tully, our CEO, on the update to Everybody In. Since the Everybody In policy was put in place to bring rough sleepers in off the streets, Emmanuel House has been supporting 40 people in a Nottingham hotel.  Nine people have been supported into secure accommodation.  The project has been remarkably successful […]

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