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Nottingham Night Shelter launches!

April 5, 2019

On Monday 8th April Emmanuel House will be launching the new Nottingham Night Shelter, a pilot project funded by the Government’s Rapid Rehousing Pathway. Homelessness and rough sleeping are year-round issues and Emmanuel House offers year-round support. Nottingham City Council made a successful bid for funding from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government […]

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Can you help us raise £23,000 for a new boiler?

April 3, 2019

On Tuesday 26th March, Emmanuel House’s boiler was condemned. It will cost £23,000 for us to fit a new one.  Emmanuel House is a Day Centre that supports homeless, vulnerable and isolated adults. We provide access to basic services, support and advice and offer social inclusion activities to help tackle isolation. Our main aim is […]

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Volunteering is one of the most rewarding things that you can do!

March 28, 2019

J “I first volunteered at the Winter Shelter 4 or 5 years ago. I wanted to do something practical to help the growing numbers of homeless people in Nottingham. The Winter Shelter was a great place to start. Everyone was friendly and you get stuck in straight away. Serving drinks and food is the perfect […]

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Streetwise Opera turn stigma into celebration!

March 22, 2019

Streetwise Opera is an award-winning performing arts charity for people who are or have been homeless. They currently run creative programmes in five regions across England and stage critically-acclaimed operas. It all started in 2000, when a resident of the Passage (a homeless night shelter) read out a quote from a politician in the newspaper, […]

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238 items of warm clothing donated by The Nottingham!

March 5, 2019

Emmanuel House were delighted to receive nearly 240 coats and items of warm clothing collected via The Nottingham’s Winter Warmer Collection Campaign throughout the winter period. The campaign saw donations made from team members across seven departments and branches! The Winter Warmer collection that was organised by the People & Development team at Head Office […]

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Nottingham Concert Band presents a ‘Springtime Serenade’ in aid of Emmanuel House

February 26, 2019

A ‘Springtime Serenade’ is promised on Saturday 23 March when Nottingham Concert Band returns to Beeston with an evening of music in the Parish Church of St John the Baptist. The 60-strong band is planning on an exciting programme for the concert and MD Robert Parker is looking forward to serenading the audience with some […]

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One man describes his experiences this Winter…

January 24, 2019

We asked one of the service user to describe his experiences this winter… What was your experience of homelessness was like?  It was the worst experience of my life. I wouldn’t wish it on anyone. You don’t sleep, you just survive. I have never ever begged, stole, done drugs or anything. I kept away from […]

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January Donation Guidelines

January 10, 2019

Do you want to make a donation to the Emmanuel House Support Centre but not sure what? Here is a list of our most needed items. Thank you for your support and helping us to make a difference.    

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Think Christmas – Give Hope

December 18, 2018

This year’s Winter Appeal ‘Think Christmas – Give Hope’ was launched on Wednesday 21st November, at Peggy’s Skylight. At the launch, a beneficiary shared stories of how Emmanuel House has helped transform their life; a story that has also inspired the Appeal’s song, ‘One Cold Winter’s Morning’, that was also performed at the event. ‘One Cold […]

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Nottingham Winter Shelter UPDATE

December 18, 2018

Now in it’s 11th week, The Nottingham Winter Shelter continues to be open each night from 8pm until 8am providing shelter and protection during the coldest months of the year. Now the weather has turned to ice and frost, this is a life line for many whom are homeless and are sleeping rough, to prevent them […]

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