We are delighted that Angela Gladwell from Herne Bay is running the Brighton Marathon on 15th April for Catching Lives. Angela started volunteering with our night shelter after a friend shared a link on Facebook. She said: “Volunteering was always something I wanted to do, but was too scared to
We are delighted to share our night shelter interim report detailing all the hard work completed since December 2017 by our team of volunteers and staff in providing a safe space for the shelter guests to sleep and also a chance to work towards finding permanent accommodation. We are pleased
We are currently recruiting volunteer mentors to join our project which supports clients who have recently obtained accommodation after a period of rough sleeping. Our next training course for mentors will take place on 27th and 28th February and 3rd March. This role requires a commitment of 2-5 hours a
When Whitstable artist, Josephine Harvatt, went shopping last Christmas she had no idea that something was about to happen that would take over her whole life for the next year. In the car park at Sturry Retail she saw what she thought was a bundle of rags until she looked
Mentoring Co-ordinator 7 Month Contract (Maternity Cover) Hours: 12 hrs per week (normally between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday but occasional weekend and evening work will be required) Salary £18,500 (pro-rata) for the duration of the contract. Location: Canterbury, Kent Closing date: Friday 26th January 2018 at midday Interview
We are looking for more volunteers to help us prepare and serve breakfast and lunch to our clients on weekend days. We would like to hear from anyone who can spare a Saturday or Sunday morning (even if every other week). The volunteer shift is 8:30am – 1:30pm.
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In November, a team of Information Services staff at the University of Kent came together to raise money for Catching Lives. Hannah Chamberlain at the University says: “The event was a great success and after totting up online donations and the amount raised on the night we can announce a