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Are all people who sit on the street homeless? No, some people who sit on the street are not homeless but may be begging for money, and others may be homeless. Not all homeless people beg. This is a personal choice and many factors may affect this. Homeless people can present in all different ways, [...]

By | 2018-03-20T22:17:14+00:00 March 20th, 2018|Categories: Fundraising, Services|0 Comments

Thank you to the local food stores that support us

We are extremely lucky here in Harrogate to have the support of so many local food retailers who donate surplus food from their stores on a regular basis. Amongst those who donate to us on a regular basis are Marks and Spencer Harrogate, Fodder at the Great Yorkshire Showground, Heck Sausages, Sainsburys, Tesco and Greggs. [...]

By | 2018-02-01T16:34:44+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

Harrogate Mortgage Consultant Becomes Harrogate Homeless Project’s First Patron

A local businessman and mortgage consultant has become Harrogate Homeless Project’s first corporate patron. Paul Onslow, of UK Mortgage Experts on Princes Square, was inspired to become a patron after reading about the recently launched initiative on the charity’s website. The patron scheme is one of a number of new fundraising initiatives aimed at encouraging [...]

By | 2018-02-01T16:08:58+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Categories: Fundraising|0 Comments

Harrogate Symphony Orchestra Supports Harrogate Homeless Project

We are delighted to announce that Harrogate Symphony Orchestra has chosen Harrogate Homeless Project as its Charity of the Year for 2018. The orchestra will fundraise at its concerts throughout the coming season and promote the charity in its event programmes this year. We are extremely grateful to the orchestra's members for their generous support and look [...]

By | 2018-01-10T22:31:23+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Categories: Fundraising|Tags: , |0 Comments

Christmas Collections Raise over £6K

  Warm-hearted Christmas shoppers in Harrogate donated over £6,000 during the festive season to help the homeless in our district. Harrogate Homeless Project, which operates a hostel, day centre and other support services in the town for single homeless adults, was overwhelmed by people’s generosity during collections held at Barclays Bank and the Victoria Centre [...]

By | 2018-01-10T22:17:31+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Categories: Fundraising|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Classiclean Supports Harrogate Homeless Project

We are delighted to announce our latest corporate supporter - Classiclean of Harrogate. Classiclean is a family run domestic and commercial dry cleaning company based at Claro Court Business Centre on Claro Road. Martin, Donna and the team have very generously chosen to sponsor one of our Springboard chairs, supporting Harrogate Homeless Project on an [...]

By | 2017-12-30T17:06:47+00:00 December 30th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

Rough Sleepers in Harrogate this Winter

At this time of year we are often asked about the support available for rough sleepers in Harrogate. We are concerned that people may be sleeping out at any time of year and especially during prolonged spells of severe weather. In addition to our hostel facilities, we have a facility which is called No Second [...]

By | 2017-12-30T16:51:43+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Categories: Services|0 Comments

Huge thanks to our first Springboard Supporter

Following the recent launch of our corporate fundraising campaign we are thrilled to welcome our first new sponsor, Jacqui Cole of Bakewell Travel. Jacqui read about the campaign in our Winter newsletter and contacted us to say that she would like to sponsor a chair at Springboard in lieu of sending business Christmas cards. Bakewell [...]

By | 2017-12-14T20:34:43+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Categories: Fundraising|0 Comments

Violet Store Supports Harrogate Homeless Project

Violet Store is a beautiful clothing boutique on Cheltenham Mount opened by entrepreneur Sara Shaw in October 2016. Here at HHP we have been very fortunate to benefit from the shop's success thanks to Sara's generosity and support. Sara was recently interviewed by Harrogate Review magazine and explained the reasons behind her decision to donate [...]

By | 2017-12-08T12:57:55+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Categories: Fundraising|0 Comments