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Staff Spotlight: Kalwant, BAME Tenancy & Outreach Support Worker

February 23, 2021

What do you do?

I support and empower people from BAME communities to engage with local organisations and community leaders. I help them develop confidence in accessing services they need across the health and wellbeing sector so they can sustain a tenancy. This helps to reduce homelessness, isolation, issues with mental health and benefits and any barriers they may have to access services they need.

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One-of-a-kind hand painted garments in Daniel Hanson’s charity raffle

February 8, 2021

Nottingham’s very own luxury dressing gown manufacturer Daniel Hanson has launched ‘Nottingham Independents’ a new capsule collection of exquisite collaboration garments to raise money for Emmanuel House.

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Stay at Home Sleepout success

February 4, 2021

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the annual CEO Sleepout, usually held at Meadow Lane, was cancelled last year. Instead, Rene House CIC and Mosca Direct UK decided to do their ‘Big Christmas Sleep Outs’. They joined others in sleeping out in their gardens and outside spaces on a cold night at the end of November, to raise money and awareness for local homeless charities.

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Page Kirk announces Emmanuel House as its charity of the year

February 1, 2021

We are delighted that Nottingham-based accountancy firm Page Kirk has announced its nominated charity for 2021 as Emmanuel House. Page Kirk’s staff members are planning a series of fundraising events during the year to help raise funds for the vital services provided by Emmanuel House.

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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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12 runs of Christmas in 24 days

January 25, 2021

We love celebrating the achievements of our star fundraisers and we want to say a massive thank you to Priya, aged 7, and her family and friends for their fundraising efforts this winter.

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Turn fantastic photos into fundraising

January 14, 2021

Throughout lockdown we have been amazed by the many creative gifts and talents of our supporters. Malcolm is one such person. He has decided to donate all profits from the sales of his striking photos to support the work of Emmanuel House.

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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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