On Friday 25th November, we were delighted to welcome 6 year old fundraiser Maci to our daycentre to thank her for raising an amazing £770. Maci raised the money throughout the summer by holding various events, including a homemade cake sale with a raffle and a nail painting party for
We would like to thank Fat Face for choosing us as their charity of the year. For Black Friday, instead of discounting items, Fat Face stores have decided to donate some of their profits to charity. This means that up until 28th November 2016, any purchases you make in
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On 29th September and 10th October we held two ‘drop-in’ flu clinics at our daycentre on Station Road East, at which homeless clients were able to receive a free flu jab, as well as access the usual medical support services provided by our onsite volunteer nurses. We are delighted to
Catching Lives’ 2016/17 Canterbury Community Shelter will be running from 1st December 2016- 28th February 2017. We are using 7 church venues around Canterbury (one for each night of the week) which have kindly allowed us to stay overnight to provide bed spaces for rough sleepers to shelter from the
Please see below for the wonderful books that clients at our daycentre have created. They are the accumulation of two years of hard work and creativity, so please take a moment to view them. The first, titled ‘A walk In Our Shoes’ details a route around our beautiful city, covering
We have updated our list of items that we are currently most in need of. We appreciate all the donations that we receive and they go a long way in supporting the clients that access our centre. CatchingLives donation List 2016 Food Tinned meat(corned beef, hot
The answer ‘F. Scott Fitzgerald’ won a quizzer a £500 snowball prize at the Sunday night quiz at the Unicorn Inn on St Dunstan’s street. The winner, who wished to remain anonymous, has kindly decided to donate the winnings to Catching Lives. We thank our anonymous donor for thinking of
- Catching Lives offering free training on various topics this Autumn
- Catching Lives’ Summer BBQ- Saturday 18th August 2018
- Catching Lives’ ‘Text to Give’ Campaign goes live
- Canterbury Community shelter coordinators job advert
- City of Canterbury Chamber Choir presents- Fables and Faure – (collecting for Catching Lives)
- Catching Lives Summer Fete- Saturday 23rd June
- Catching Lives’ Bookshop nominated for Kent award- Voting now open.
- Headmaster of The King’s School- Charity marathon for Catching Lives