Hannah* came to our service for the first time in early July 2021. She was in a very vulnerable position having recently fled a violent situation from her ex-partner.
In this blog, case worker Eleisha shares Hannah’s story… Read more
We first met Phil* back in 2018. He entered our resettlement scheme, where we managed to secure him a flat with his very own tenancy. Through a supporting company, we were even able to arrange a trial shift for a new job – and he had been on their books ever since.
But in 2021, things started to take a turn for the worse. Read more
Alan* had recently left prison when he came to see us for support. Before that, he had been sleeping in a tent for four years.
He met Jenna, one of our case workers, and she was able to refer him to some temporary accommodation in Oldham. Alan was very grateful to have a more solid roof over his head, but he did struggle with the distance because he has some contact with his family based in Manchester.
That’s when Aimee, our Resettlement Tenancy Worker, met Alan. Read more
Unfortunately, addiction affects many of the friends we support. In some cases, our friends find themselves misusing substances after they become street homeless, yet Simon’s* situation is a little different. Read more
Our Barnabus CEO Yvonne will be joining compassionate business leaders in the CEO Manchester Sleepout on the 18th October 21. If you are a CEO or Senior Manager and confident you can raise funds to support our work you can sign up here and help us put an end to the revolving door of homelessness.
To enable us to continue our lifesaving work on the streets of Manchester we need your support...
As an essential service we are very much open please support our work with donations of the items we are short of but need to run our service everyday. You can also support us through our amazon wish list or through shopping vouchers.
Swim, cycle, parachute jump, climb a mountain, shave your head, organise an event - the only limit is your imagination!
Our wonderful volunteers are the heart of what we do and without them, we couldn’t do the work we do to get people housed. We have volunteers from all over Greater Manchester, as well as Cheshire and Lancashire, all age groups and all walks of life.
We are delighted to here that the Great Manchester Run should be back on this year (finger crossed🤞). Set to take place on the 26th September 2021 we can't wait. Set your self the personal goal of taking part in one of Europe's biggest 10km races and raising funds to change the lives of people without a home. Read more
Do you want to take on something completely different, while raising money to make a massive difference to someones life? With events returning this year take on a once in a lifetime challenge. Read more
Autumn and winter can be a particularly life threatening and challenging time of year for anyone sleeping rough in our City. It’s also sadly, our busiest time. Please help those experiencing homelessness in Manchester by supporting our Urban Harvest Appeal this Autumn Read more