Impact and stories

The Centre supports people to escape poverty and homelessness and move closer to realising their potential

Our impact

Last year we helped hundreds of people increase their financial security and reduce their risk of homelessness.

clients were welcomed and supported
young people were given a home in our hostel
vulnerable children attended our School Holiday or Family Saturday's projects
clients were supported to stay in their homes
asylum-seeking children received intensive language support
clients increased their income through our benefits advice team
clients were provided with supermarket vouchers
clients were supported to secure or extend their right to remain in the UK
clients were supported to gain or sustain employment


Read some of the incredible stories of people who have turned their lives around with the support of the Cardinal Hume Centre.

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Client feedback

We are committed to hearing from those we support and always strive to improve. Click to read our clients’ feedback from our 2022 annual survey.

Summary of client survey

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is spent delivering crucial services to people in need


is spent on making the next £1

Our approach

We see the value in each individual and nurture potential

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Our services

Our six services offer practical advice and support

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Real stories

The people we support are amazing, learn more about their stories

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