On Sunday 3rd December (2-5pm) at Chartham Hatch Village Hall, there is a 1940’s style Tea Dance with tea, cake, music and dancing. All the proceeds (profits) will be donated to Catching Lives. There will be a charge for entrance and also a
We would like to say a big thank you to the students, and their families, from St Nicholas School in Canterbury for their kind Harvest Festival donations. The picture below shows Catching Lives trustee James Duff receiving the donations from St Nicholas students. As a small charity we rely
We are delighted to be working with Phoebus Fire to host the below Murder Mystery event: “Back in the good old days of empire – Roman empire that is – Symposium was a town in the far-flung corner of Empire known as Brittanica. Not a place to be seen dead
We are delighted to share the below video by local artist Josephine who is selling 50 unique paintings to raise money for local homeless charities including Catching Lives. All 50 paintings will be exhibited at The Horsebridge Arts Centre Whitstable from 22nd November to 5th December, and all proceeds of
We are delighted that this winter The Beau Bag Boutique are teaming up with Catching Lives to raise funds for essential items and warm accessories for the homeless of Canterbury. All money raised on Justgiving will come directly to Catching Lives so we can purchase some items. The Beau Bag
We are currently recruiting volunteer mentors to support our clients who have recently obtained accommodation after a period of rough sleeping. Social and practical help and advice are invaluable to clients in the early stages of a new tenancy and can make the difference between settling successfully or returning to
Throughout October, Catching Lives is working alongside members of our community, including churches and schools, to spread the word about rough sleeping and homelessness in the local area. Please see below for information on upcoming events and ways that you can get involved yourself. (This information will be updated regularly).
CatchingLives is looking to employ two coordinators to oversee this winter’s Canterbury Community Shelter. See below for information. Canterbury Community Shelter Co-ordinator and Deputy Co-ordinator Hours: Full-time (£23,123.40 per annum for the Co-ordinator) (£21,000 per annum for the Deputy Co-ordinator) Contract type: Co-ordinator – Fixed term 5 months (Commencing 16th