Emmanuel House Shelter Venue Appeal

August 18, 2021

Recent changes in government guidance have made the possibility of a shelter more viable and we are now looking for a building to accommodate 20 bed spaces that are 2m apart.

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Search for new venue as Emmanuel House’s long-standing Night Shelter closes – but not for good

July 27, 2021

We’re searching for a new venue for our Night Shelter, which temporarily closed it doors on 30th June 2021.

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How is Emmanuel House’s Night Shelter currently operating?

March 18, 2021

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the Nottingham Night Shelter moved into a hotel on 27th March 2020 under the Government’s ‘Everybody In’ scheme. Since then, we’ve been providing much-needed support during a period of crisis and have enabled rough sleepers to self-isolate in individual rooms throughout the pandemic. We are now supporting up to 50 guests.

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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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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 Night Shelter case study: “You were life savers”

October 12, 2020

Steve*, a 26-year-old British male, came to the hotel during the summer, after being seen rough sleeping.

Steve had come to Nottingham from Cambridge to go to university. After lockdown his mental health had deteriorated and he had not attended online studies. As a result, he had lost his place on his course at university.

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Urgent appeal – empty building needed for night shelter venue

October 5, 2020

Our night shelter is in urgent need of a new venue. We’re looking for warehouse spaces or derelict buildings in Nottingham. Do you know anyone that can help? We’re currently supporting 25 guests in a local hotel and we are looking for alternative options. Due to the Coronavirus pandemic and the government’s ‘Everyone In’ policy, […]

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Real life success stories from the Nottingham Night Shelter

September 15, 2020

We think it’s important to keep our supporters up to date with news from the shelter. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Nottingham Night Shelter moved into a hotel on 27th March 2020 in response to the Government’s ‘Everybody In’ initiative. As of Tuesday 15th September, the shelter has enabled 4,255 nights’ protection for a total of 164 […]

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THRIVE Learning donates over £1000 of food to Nottingham Night Shelter

September 7, 2020

We have received £1,100 worth of provisions for our Nottingham Night Shelter thanks to a recent donation from Nottingham-based education platform THRIVE Learning.

Having seen our donation drive on Facebook, THRIVE Learning purchased ten of every multi-pack item on the shelter’s Amazon Wishlist.

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