A way to receive practical help
Essential and practical supplies are available to help someone get back on their feet. We need to make sure everyone has at least access to food, showers and clean clothes . For those who have come off the street, we can offer a bed, a fridge, some furniture and some cooking facilities with recipe cook bags with ingredients.
WHAT WE DO
The Projects we run to help Rough Sleepers get off the streets.
We provide assistance with Essentials, Support and Purpose
We understand that for those on our streets they may be in a very desperate situation. We can provide packs containing : toiletries, underwear, food and if needs be even a mobile phone.
We can provide basic furniture for those who have moved on to accommodation. We can provide a bed and basic furniture to help make their room into a home. We are always looking for donated furniture!
As part of our support we make up cook bags with recipes for our guests. They are also asked to attend a Cooking Club at Staysafe. Attendance means learning cooking skills and learning how to cook healthy food on a budget.
At our Half-time facility, run in partnership with the YMCA, We have access to a washing machine and tumble dryer where we help wash clothes for those either on our streets or in emergency accommodation. Guests to our laundry can access our Helpline as well if needed. We also offer phone banks to help guests charge their phones.
We can offer mini and under counter fridges to our guests who have their own place. A fridge helps our guests store fresh food and helps reduce costs and helps improve their diets.