Cardinal Hume Centre

You can help us to support vulnerable families and young people through the COVID-19 Crisis by donating to our Emergency Food Appeal.   Helping families and young people overcome poverty and homelessness The Cardinal Hume Centre enables people to gain the skills they need to overcome poverty and homelessness. We work with homeless young people, badly housed families and others […]


Big Cheese II in Stroud Green

Big Cheese return to Stroud Green Margaret Briffa and Patrick Gompertz are planning their second Big Cheese for friends, family and neighbours in Stroud Green on Friday 14 September. They enjoyed last year’s event so much – where they also raised over £500 for the Cardinal Hume Centre – that they seem to be making it an annual event. Please get […]


Memories of Cardinal Hume

Carmel and the Cardinal take a walk

Carmel-Anne Wright (now Carmel Hayes) studied physiotherapy in Kettering in the 90s and then continued her studies in London. It was there that she got involved with the Young Adult Pilgrims programme, organised by Cardinal Hume. When Cardinal Hume was recovering from a hip operation, Carmel-Anne acted as his physiotherapist, although George Basil called her a ‘phsyio-terrorist’. Carmel-Anne recently made […]


Twenty people get on their bikes for the Centre

The Cardinal Hume Centre held its first ever sponsored bike ride on Friday 21st September. The aim was to raise £10,000 towards the cost of building five new flats for homeless young people at the Centre. Twenty bleary eyed cyclists arrived at the Cardinal Hume Centre on Friday morning, for a much needed breakfast, before braving the 85 mile route to […]