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CaptainTom100 Fundraiser

We would like to say a huge THANK YOU to the Captain Tom Foundation for allowing us to raise funds for BCARS and honour his legacy during the #CaptainTom100 weekend. 
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Hope into Action House BCP

A new housing model has been launched across Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole. Hope into Action is a national charity that enables investors to buy houses for the homeless. The key
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What’s Happening with Sleepsafe?

Many people may be wondering ‘What is happening with Sleepsafe this year?’ With social distancing regulations in place due to Covid-19, Sleepsafe is unable to be hosted by churches this
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Thinking of Others Triggers a Chain Reaction of Kindness

Most people have felt the effects of the Corona virus pandemic, not least of all Chiqiuto – The Restaurant Group who sadly made the decision to close their branches in
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Adapting Our Services, Staying Connected

Still Working Alongside UPDATED 20th May 2021 We have all been affected by the Corona virus pandemic, not least of all rough sleepers and the vulnerably housed in Bournemouth, Christchurch
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Helping Rough Sleepers at Christmas

Our Invite to You This Christmas

Our Christmas Invitations At this time of year many will think about helping those who still find themselves on our streets. Here is a list of events you can attend
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BCARS 24/7 Prayer

We believe in prayer and want to seek God’s wisdom, power, grace and mercy to impact the lives of those who are sleeping on our streets. We have invited Pete
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Collage of images from BCARS church service

Sleepsafe Commissioning Service 2019

In its fifth year providing a safe place to sleep and support for rough sleepers getting off the streets, BCARS held a Sleepsafe commissioning service at All Saints Church for
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June Adams, skydiving fundraiser for BCARS, with Alistair, our CEO

Sleepsafe Skydive Fundraiser

On 22nd June, the amazing June Adams took to the skies to celebrate her 86th birthday. We are so grateful that June used her skydive as an opportunity to help
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People celebrating the 15th Birthday of FaithworksWessex

Celebrating 15 Years with Faithworks

Where would 150 business leaders, councillors, town pastors, carers, lone parents, volunteers, ex-rough sleepers, church ministers and health professionals meet in one room? …at Faithworks’ 15th birthday celebrations! Teams walked
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