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.
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
We would like to say a huge thank you to Emma and everyone involved with the Vintage Tea Dance at Chartham Hatch Village Hall on Sunday 3rd December for raising over £200 which will help tackled rough sleeping in Canterbury. Emma says, “about 50 people came to
We are delighted that one of our volunteers, Angela Gladwell has decided to run the Brighton marathon in aid of Catching Lives. Angela says, “After volunteering in the homeless shelter over the winter months and seeing the great work that Catching Lives in Canterbury do for homeless I have decided
We are delighted to announce that Serco, Canterbury City Council’s waste collection and recycling provider, has awarded the donation of £10,000, over a two year period, to Catching Lives, as part of their commitment to supporting the local community. We thank Serco for this support, which will go towards us
We are delighted that the Horsebridge Singers will be collecting donations for Catching Lives & Save the Children Syria Campaign at their Christmas concert on Saturday 9th December 4.30pm. The concert is at St Alphege Church, Oxford Street, Whitstable. It is free admission with a collection for both charities.
We are delighted to announce the Catching Lives Christmas Concert, consisting of Christmas music, readings and traditional carols to raise money for the homeless and vulnerable of Canterbury and East Kent. Come and join us as we celebrate the festive season with Christmas music old and new, plus familiar carols
We are holding a Christmas Jumble sale on Saturday 25th November 2:30-5pm at our Day centre. This is to raise funds for the Canterbury Community Shelter which starts the following Friday. If you are in Canterbury doing Christmas shopping, please pop by as there will be a home-made cakes, and Teas and
- 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
- Angela’s Marathon for Catching Lives raises over £500
- Oli’s ‘guess the name of teddy’ competition raises money for homeless
- Canterbury Residents Group Christmas Appeal raises over £4000 for Catching Lives
- Canterbury Community Shelter 2017/18 report