Category: Support

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Learning the ropes at St Mungo’s

Harry, is a current St Mungo’s apprentice who experienced homelessness in his late teens and early twenties. With no formal qualifications, he feels he can use his experience to support others who are in the same position he was. In this blog he discusses how the St Mungo’s Apprenticeship programme has had helped him to turn around his life.   Read more

Aug 5th | Team | Real life stories, Support
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Our Volunteers – Volunteering Week 2016

It’s Volunteers Week (1-12 June) and we’ve been celebrating the great work that our volunteers do and the huge difference they make to our services and our clients. They’ve shared their stories and the varied experiences that volunteering can bring. Below are just a few of our wonderful volunteers as they explain what makes volunteering at St Mungo’s so rewarding.  If […] Read more

Jun 8th | Iver Morgan | Guest blogs, Real life stories, Volunteering
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Business Coaching for our Clients

It’s Volunteers Week and we are celebrating the huge difference that volunteers make to our clients. One such volunteer is Adrian Saull, a professional Business Start-up Coach who volunteers with St Mungo’s each week to share his skills and experience with clients who wish to develop their business ideas. Here he explains how he helps clients on […] Read more

Jun 2nd | Adrian Saull | Guest blogs, Real life stories, Volunteering
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Many happy returns for Clapham’s Wellbeing Day

One of our clients, Kim, tells us about her time at the Wellbeing Day’s second birthday party. Wellbeing Day happens weekly in Clapham and provides a space for our clients to develop new skills, express themselves, and recover through creativity. Your Wellbeing Centre is quite difficult to find at first. Clue: It’s not the invisible one […] Read more

Feb 4th | Chloe Green | Guest blogs, Hostels, shelters & projects, Real life stories, Support
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#GivingTuesday: the antidote to Black Friday?

Our very own Harriet Rimbault was invited to the Houses of Parliament this month to launch #GivingTuesday 2015, the initiative that falls on Tuesday 1 December and asks people to give a little something back. What’s #GivingTuesday all about? Christmas shopping can be stressful enough, but thanks to the added pressure of Black Friday and […] Read more

Nov 24th | Chloe Green | Campaigns, Support, Volunteering
Staff from Chestertons Westminster office, before their Outreach shift

To mark World Homeless Day 2015, estate agents Chestertons take part in Outreach Shift.

Chestertons, one of London’s largest letting and estate agents, has made St Mungo’s Broadway its new  Charity Partner.  In the week the partnership is announced, and in the lead-up to World Homeless Day 2015, the first three members of Chestertons staff took part in some of our outreach shifts to see firsthand what’s involved in […] Read more

Oct 9th | Hayley Conboy | Guest blogs, Real life stories, Volunteering
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“I was completely struck by his passion”

Our supporters help us in lots of different ways and, wherever we can, we like to help them in return. Some of our corporate supporters, for example, use their work with us as part of their staff development.  Ian Anand, Head of Product Development at Santander Asset Management, recently visited our Bricks and Mortar project […] Read more

Aug 11th | Hayley Conboy | Hostels, shelters & projects, Support, Volunteering
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100 Miles….how far is that?

Matt is one of our fantastic and dedicated supporters taking part in Ride London on Sunday. He shares how his preparation for the challenge has gone. Read more

Jul 31st | Team | Events, Real life stories, Support
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Adult Learners’ Week

Adult Learners’ Week is the UK’s largest annual festival of learning, inspiring thousands of people each year to discover how learning can change their lives. Read more

Jun 16th | Team | Hostels, shelters & projects, Support
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What makes our volunteers so special?

1-7 June marks Volunteers’ Week. Iver Morgan, Head of Volunteering, reflects on our past and present volunteers and explains more about the range of opportunities we offer. Read more

Jun 2nd | Iver Morgan | Volunteering

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