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Children back to school all kitted out

With the help of the Communication Workers Union Humanitarian Aid (CWUHA), children living in our hostels were able to return to school with fully equipped schoolbags. Heather O’Hanlon, Emergency Housing Team Leader said of the donations… ‘A massive thank you to the CWUHA for donating such amazing school bags and stationary for all the children returning to school. It was like a birthday for the children opening the bags, they were delighted with all the items. One child on returning ...
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My first thought on moving through lockdown…

Our Positive Transitions service is helping young people to make the change to independent living. We spoke to Sarah about her experiences of the service and what it has helped her achieve… My first thought on moving through lockdown was that it was going to be chaotic and that nothing was going to go the way I wanted it to. I’d been let down many times, which eventually made me believe that whatever anyone said to me was just lies. I’d been living ...
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Our Financial Support Service helps customers take control…

Our dedicated team of Financial Support Officers are on hand to support customers with any financial difficulties they may have. The service is flexible, and tailored to meet individual’s needs. Officers have recently supported two customers with different personal circumstances to help clear debt, source items, apply for benefits and transform their lives…  Claire’s* Story Claire is a single parent with one 11 year old son, and attends university. At the time of referral, Claire had rent arrears totalling £1121, had ...