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Money raised from the Give Leicester contactless giving points across the city will contribute to a variety of support programmes run by The Bridge Homelessness to Hope, which aim to achieve long-lasting change for vulnerable people in our community. 

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We are excited to announce that The Bridge Homelessness to Hope have been put forward to a customer vote in Tesco stores in Leicester!

 

Any funding received from the Tesco Community Grants with help us to continue supporting people in Leicester who are homeless and vulnerably housed.

Voting will run in the following stores from the first week of

October 2022 and continue until Mid January 2023:

Leicester Fosse Express

New Leicester Express

Granby St Leicester Express

Leicester Hinckley Express

Lillie House Leicester Express

Leicester Bede Express

Welford House Leicester Express

Leicester Narborough Superstore

stay in the know

Stay up to date with all of the latest news and events from the The Bridge Homelessness to Hope.

our impacT
SINCE January 2020

181

Through our support services, our guests have had an improvement in their income 181 times.

1370

Our work has helped to improve the wellbeing of people 1370  times.

7571

Our Hub services were accessed 7571 times between January 2022 and September 2022.

174

We have successfully housed 174 people in temporary or permanent accommodation.

The above figures are correct for January 2020 - September 2022. Figures are updated quarterly.

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the hub

The Hub is the central point of activity at The Bridge Homelessness to Hope and is where we offer a wide range of recreational activities to our guests, including Art & Crafts, Music and Football.

 

All of which have been designed to empower and enable people by building their confidence and skillset in a safe environment.

Find out more about all of the activities we have on offer at The Bridge via our Hub page.

Vision

That everyone in Leicester has a place to call home and hope for the future.

Mission

To provide support to and opportunities for those trapped in poverty or homelessness.

Values

Our operating principles are Compassion, Respect, Hope and Every Individual Matters.

DONATE
to us

You can now donate to The Bridge Homelessness to Hope through our Enthuse donation and fundraising page.

Support the work we do and the people we help by donating to us today!

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Investing in Volunteers 

The Bridge Homelessness to Hope have been awarded the nationally recognised 'Investing in Volunteers' quality standard for good practice in volunteer management.

 

Investing in Volunteers is the UK quality standard for all organisations that involve volunteers. It aims to improve the quality of the volunteering experience for all volunteers and highlights the contributions they make to charities throughout the country.

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the LIGHTHOUSE project

The Lighthouse Project supports homeless and vulnerably housed adults in Leicester who have multiple and complex needs.

The project aims to increase the mentees’ confidence, reduce social isolation, improve mental and physical health and access practical help.

support us

From donating clothes and food to fundraising or making regular contributions to our charity, there are many ways in which you can help us continue with our life-changing work.

Check out the ways you can get involved and help us to support the many people who are homeless in Leicester.

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Volunteer

We simply cannot do what we do without the ongoing support of our incredible volunteers. 

From being one of our collectors to supporting our weekly Creative Sessions, or working on a one-to-one basis with our mentees, check out the many opportunities to support the work we do and the people we help.

Real
Stories

Everybody that visits The Bridge Homelessness to Hope has a different experience, but there is one common theme which runs through every story: they feel valued, cared for and loved. The Bridge is not just another drop-in centre, but is often the centre of people’s lives.

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