How we make a difference: Single Support Service and the night shelter

January 26, 2021

In late 2019, Adam* and Jo*’s studio flat started to develop severe mould. Numerous attempts to resolve the matter with their landlord weren’t listened to. As a result of the mould, Adam, who is under 30 and fit and healthy, was hospitalised five times and developed COPD.

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How will Emmanuel House be operating during lockdown 3.0?

January 11, 2021

Our priority, amidst delivering our services, is to reduce the risk of staff, service users and volunteers from becoming ill, as well as ensuring their welfare. It’s business as usual at Emmanuel House as we continue to support some of Nottingham’s most vulnerable people through these challenging times.

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Emmanuel House exceeds £70k fundraising target in 7 weeks

December 23, 2020

We are incredibly pleased to announce that Emmanuel House has received over £70,000 in donations since launching our winter appeal on 6th November 2020.

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Thank you from Emmanuel House

December 23, 2020

A few words from our CEO, Denis Tully:

“It’s been a long year but in reality it’s not even been a year – nine months to the end of December. It has been difficult to get into the flow because it seemed that at every juncture there was a new unforeseen change to deal with, which brought struggle or disappointment. The fragmentation of our systems, big and small, have shown us just how interdependent we are, whether that be the people delivering local services or national Government. We can’t do it alone. We need and depend on our neighbour.

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Recent outcomes of our outreach work at Emmanuel House

December 15, 2020

It’s important that we keep you up to date with the work we are doing to support those who are homeless, rough sleeping, in crisis, or at risk of homelessness.

Emmanuel House is often the first step of recovery out of homelessness for many people in Nottingham, who can do so by accessing one of three different types of service; our drop-in service, the Nottingham Night Shelter and our outreach team.

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How will Emmanuel House be supporting people over Christmas?

December 7, 2020

This Christmas, Emmanuel House is continuing to work hard to overcome homelessness. Our role is still to do everything possible to prevent people becoming homeless and to support those who are homeless into accommodation.

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Nottingham’s creative community joins forces for Emmanuel House’s Winter Appeal

November 5, 2020

We have launched our winter appeal by telling the people of Nottingham ‘You Can Make the Difference’ in supporting homeless, vulnerable and isolated adults across the city.

We’re launching our campaign with the release of Lone, a short film based on the lived experiences of homeless people in Nottingham. A public art campaign also includes a mural, a poster appeal and artwork across a city centre bus and tram.

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Positive outcomes at Emmanuel House

October 21, 2020

We are currently offering support, clothing, showers, IT access and haircuts to people who are homeless, rough sleeping, or in crisis and at risk of homelessness. People can come to the hatch at the front of Emmanuel House and book an appointment with our support staff.

Here are two stories about people who have recently used our services.

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Warm woolly hats are essential this winter

October 1, 2020

Can you help Diane to make woolly hats for our beneficiaries this winter? You can support Diane by supplying wool or knitting woolly hats and donating them to the centre.

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Heart Church groups transform Emmanuel House allotment

September 16, 2020

Our beautiful St Ann’s allotment has been given a much-needed tidy up in preparation for the winter months thanks to our friends at Heart Church.

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