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Donate to Emmanuel House using AmazonSmile

August 3, 2020

We’re happy to announce that Emmanuel House Support Centre in Nottingham is now on the AmazonSmile charity list. This means that simply by doing your online shopping, you can help Emmanuel House to support homeless, vulnerable and isolated adults in Nottingham. What is AmazonSmile and how does it work? AmazonSmile is Amazon’s charity site that […]

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Real life success stories from the Nottingham Night Shelter

July 29, 2020

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Nottingham Night Shelter moved into a hotel on 27th March 2020. Since then, we’ve had 121 people spending at least one night with us. As of Thursday 30 July, we are now in week 19 at the hotel and we think it’s important to keep our supporters up to […]

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Volunteering in Nottingham Spotlight: Rosie

July 23, 2020

Are you considering volunteering in Nottingham? Ever wondered what it’s like to volunteer at a support centre in the city centre? Rosie volunteers in our kitchen and Night Shelter. Here she tells us more about her experience volunteering at Emmanuel House… How long have you volunteered at Emmanuel House? What prompted you to get involved? […]

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Fundraising from home: create clothes from textile waste

July 22, 2020

During the lockdown Gill has developed her basic skills of designing and creating garments from ‘textile waste’.

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Virtual fundraising ideas: sewing and selling

July 20, 2020

Stuck for virtual fundraising ideas during the coronavirus lockdown? In our new blog post series, we’ve taken inspiration from our very own supporters and have got a few new ideas to help you get creative and support Emmanuel House.

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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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