Wintercomfort For The Homeless

Wintercomfort For The Homeless

£222.5K

Raised so far

  • 42 Donors

About us

Wintercomfort supports men and women who are homeless or vulnerably housed by offering them vital welfare services and opportunities for learning and training. We are a day centre open 7 days a week.

WELFARE SERVICES

MONDAY - FRIDAY 8.30 - 10.30 AM, SATURDAY & SUNDAY 8.30 AM - NOON

An essential welfare service for those most in need. A free hot cooked breakfast for rough sleepers; tea, coffee, toast and cereal are free to all. Shower, laundry and clothes store facilities available. Drop-in help and advice from agencies on housing, health and other issues.

LEARNING & TRAINING

MONDAY - FRIDAY 10.30 AM - 2 PM

The Pathways project offers a wide range of activities, information, advice and guidance to support personal development. Activities include arts and crafts, visits to museums, sporting activities, catering skills, IT and job skills. The Pathways project is supported by Reaching Communities (A Big Lottery Fund).

BUILDING SELF ESTEEM

MONDAY - FRIDAY 10.30 AM - 2 PM

We host a weekly programme of leisure and recreational opportunities that are always service user led and respond to their interests.

INDIVIDUAL APPOINTMENTS

MONDAY - FRIDAY 2 - 3.15 PM

Appointments are used to see our specialist project workers. Every service user has an allocated project worker. Sessions work on individual service users’ issues in very practical ways, for example, providing housing and debt advice.

Continue reading

Wintercomfort For The Homeless is fundraising towards

Lui Di Martino's fund

Lui was a committed supporter of Wintercomfort's work with the homeless in Cambridge. Most recently, he was involved with organising The SpeakOut Festival, a music event hosted at the Six Bells that raised funds for Wintercomfort. Lui was a talented musician and all funds donated will be split ...

Continue reading

Viewing 1 of 1 Pages