Street Buddies win award

The Street Buddies projected, funded by Church Housing Trust, has won a prestigious award from London Mayor Sadiq Khan. The annual ceremony to recognise volunteers and volunteering projects that do… Read more »

Sleep out success

We want to say a huge thank you to everyone who took part in a sleep out for us last month. The sleep outs, held in Manchester’s Emirates Old Trafford… Read more »

Double your support with The Big Give

This year, if you donate to us through the Big Give, you will double your support for the women and children at Marie House. Marie House is a refuge for… Read more »

“I’m really excited”

Anthony has a learning difficulty and spent his childhood in the care of multiple different services. His family also struggled with relationship breakdowns and needed intensive support. When Anthony turned… Read more »

Frequently Asked Questions about homelessness

Why are people homeless? Overall, the most common reason for becoming homeless is the end of a tenancy. Another common reason is relationship breakdown between family members. Further reasons include… Read more »

World Homeless Week 2017

Church Housing Trust recently contacted benefices across the country encouraging them to join us for World Homeless Week. The week, based around World Homeless Day on 10 October, encourages churches,... Read more »

Street Buddies nominated for award

The innovative Street Buddies scheme has been shortlisted in the prestigious Team London Awards 2017, run by Mayor Sadiq Khan. Street Buddies in Westminster has been nominated in the Skills… Read more »

Power of art

Live performances, an art exhibition, and poetry readings were part of a recent showcase of work produced by former rough sleepers. Since the opening of the 'Changes' music studio in... Read more »
Church Housing Trust logo under stars

Sleep out for homeless people

You can raise vital funds and awareness for homeless people by spending a night sleeping out this October. Please join us. It doesn't replicate homelessness, but it gives you an... Read more »
Photo Sleeping Rough by Steven J Lilley (sk8geek) Licensed under CC

Homelessness: The 21st-century problem

Homelessness, in every sense of the word, is turning out to be the defining problem of the 21st century. Current estimates put the number of homeless people in the world… Read more »