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October Open Day

Harrogate Homeless Project is to hold its first ever open day this October to give local people and businesses a chance to see its facilities and hear about its work. The charity has been working to reduce the number of homeless people sleeping rough in the Harrogate district for 27 years. Liz Hancock, CEO of [...]

By | 2018-09-11T22:06:34+00:00 September 11th, 2018|Categories: Fundraising, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Homeless Not Faceless on Tour

An exhibition by Ripon Workhouse Museum, bringing to life the stories of homeless adults in our region, is going on tour. We were delighted to collaborate with the museum to create the exhibition and we look forward to taking it to the wider public. You can see the exhibition at the following venues: Sept 24-27 [...]

By | 2018-09-11T22:20:29+00:00 September 2nd, 2018|Categories: Fundraising, Uncategorised|0 Comments

SAFE Project – Year One Report

We have now completed the first year of our SAFE (Service for Adults Facing Exclusion) project and we are keen to share some of the outcomes with our supporters. The individuals supported through SAFE are entrenched rough sleepers with severe multiple complex needs. All 7 individuals suffered some form of traumatic experience in childhood and [...]

By | 2018-09-11T22:32:49+00:00 August 25th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

£50K Fundraising Appeal for Springboard

Our Springboard day centre is a warm and friendly environment offering hot and cold food, shower facilities, a laundry service and professional support and advice. We recently launched a weekly GP service which has been a huge success. Springboard is often our first touchpoint with homeless adults in Harrogate and is a safe space where [...]

By | 2018-09-11T22:10:58+00:00 August 11th, 2018|Categories: Fundraising|0 Comments

Support us in the Local Lotto

Harrogate's Local Lotto launched this month and Harrogate Homeless Project is one of the good causes being supported by the venture. THE LOCAL LOTTO for the Harrogate District is a three way partnership between Harrogate Borough Council, Harrogate and Ripon Centres for Voluntary Service and Two Ridings Community Foundation. Fifty per cent of the money [...]

By | 2018-07-17T11:04:26+00:00 July 17th, 2018|Categories: Fundraising|Tags: |0 Comments

Homelessness Exhibition at The Workhouse Museum Ripon

We were delighted to collaborate with The Workhouse Museum in Ripon to help them create an exhibition, Homeless Not Faceless. The exhibition runs until July 22nd at the museum and explores the causes of homelessness for people in North Yorkshire through photographs and interviews. Photographer Tim Smith took portrait images or photos of their shoes [...]

By | 2018-06-21T22:09:27+00:00 June 21st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

Thank You Event for Our Supporters

The Trustees of the Harrogate Homeless Project hosted a Summer’s Evening of Music, Pimms and Canapés at St Peter's Church in Harrogate to thank all those who had helped and supported Harrogate Homeless Project over the past 12 months. Patrons, sponsors, volunteers and corporate supporters were among the guests who enjoyed canapés, Pimms and entertainment from [...]

By | 2018-06-19T15:13:19+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Categories: Fundraising|0 Comments

Donate to us through Virgin Money

Harrogate Homeless Project is now listed with Virgin Money Giving as well as Just Giving which gives our supporters even more ways to donate. Our Virgin Money Giving page can be accesses here: https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/charity-web/charity/finalCharityHomepage.action?charityId=1014358 If you are taking part in a sponsored event and Harrogate Homeless Project is one of your chosen charities to support you [...]

By | 2018-06-19T14:47:02+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Categories: Fundraising|Tags: |0 Comments

Gent Visick Spring to Action to Help the Homeless

Commercial Property Specialist Gent Visick have joined forces with Harrogate Homeless Project for the 2018 / 2019 financial year, in an effort to raise awareness and essential funds towards Springboard, their day centre in Harrogate Town Centre. Harrogate Homeless Project, an independent charity, provides the only direct access homeless hostel in the Harrogate District and [...]

By | 2018-05-22T12:50:11+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorised|0 Comments

Frequently Asked Questions

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