The Centre was very grateful to have two enthusiastic volunteers from London Nautical School helping out across various services last week.
The positivity with which Georgina talks about her experiences is truly inspiring.
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Kathy & Evelyn both generously volunteer in the advice and assessment team, running the client facing reception. The experience has really opened their eyes to how much people are struggling.
At a debate in the House of Lords this week, Lord Touhig praised the diversity of volunteers at the Cardinal Hume Centre and the support they give to the hundreds of people who come to the Centre for support each month.
Darryl left the Centre four-years-ago, in a much better situation than when he arrived, and things have kept improving for him.
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Nadeisha started volunteering in our hostel at the beginning of this year, returning to the Centre 18 years after receiving help here herself.
After seven years of getting nowhere, Abiola finally found the help she needed at the Cardinal Hume Centre.
Hundreds of young people, youth workers, teachers and supporters from across England and Wales, gathered in London’s Leicester Square on 1 July, for the inaugural Celebrating Young People Awards, organised by Million Minutes.
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Willie got in touch with the Cardinal Hume Centre out of the blue in June; 20 years after receiving help from staff in the Centre’s Hostel.
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After sleeping rough, Lavonne and her daughter are starting a new life, all thanks to the Centre’s dedicated support.
Sixteen years after his death, friends of the Cardinal Hume Centre filled the Sacred Heart chapel celebrating an anniversary Mass for Cardinal Hume.
The Cardinal Hume Centre is pleased to announce the new Chair of its Board of Trustees, Dr Robert Arnott, who has been a trustee of the Centre since November 2013.
The Centre needs to raise £4,500 to replace the locks for the 32 rooms in our hostel. A donation to our lock appeal could ensure that the young people in our hostel continue to feel protected, supported and safe.
Volunteers’ Week 2015 was a great success! We really wanted to highlight all the incredible work our volunteers do and let them know how much we appreciate them.
Those of us working in the housing and homelessness world were very concerned to learn from last week’s Queen’s Speech that the government intends to cut housing benefit for 18-21 year olds.
Over a hundred people regularly give of their time and skills to support the work of the Cardinal Hume Centre in London. Nationally, 23 million people volunteer, and 1-7 June is time to celebrate their hard work in National Volunteer Week.