Tag: Homelessness

Oct 13
Manchester’s homeless told they won’t be left out in the cold this autumn and winter

"We don’t just want to help people off the streets for a few days. We want to help…

Jul 31
Invisible Cities Tours reopen to support people who have experienced homelessness

Invisible Cities have announced that their family friendly guided walking tours are…

Jul 03
Will coronavirus hotel accommodation for rough sleepers continue?

From late March, more than 250 people who had been sleeping rough were put up in 12…

Jun 11
How you can help ensure nobody needs to return to rough sleeping after lockdown

You can help make a big change in Manchester and ensure nobody needs to return to the…

May 15
Homeless support group in urgent need of donations following bank holiday break-in

Huge setback in the efforts to support Greater Manchester’s most vulnerable people, as…

Mar 31
Mayor’s Charity gives £100,000 and launches urgent appeal to support homelessness charities

Last week, Mayor Andy Burnham announced a £5 million emergency scheme to accommodate…

Mar 26
Andy Burnham announces £5m to house rough sleepers in Greater Manchester hotels

Andy Burnham has announced he will be releasing £5 million in funds to house rough…

Feb 20
Manchester United could help over 13,000 vulnerable locals if spending was cut by 5%, study shows

We’ve all wondered what footballers do with their money, with the average Premier…

Feb 14
Arresting people for begging clearly doesn’t work – so now Manchester is trying a new approach

Beg, get arrested, go to court, get fined, repeat. This is the pattern that vulnerable…

Dec 29
“Don’t give food to homeless people,” says Manchester charity boss

There are currently more than 90 people sleeping rough on the streets of Manchester…

Dec 27
This Manchester restaurant opened on Christmas Day to feed the homeless – with all the trimmings

Lebanese restaurant Jasmine Grill opened its doors to rough sleepers and the homeless…

Dec 22
What Manchester is doing to help homeless people over Christmas

Nobody should have to sleep rough on the streets of Greater Manchester. If you know…

Nov 19
How to help if you see someone sleeping out in Manchester in the freezing cold

Homelessness is a problem that desperately needs tackling right across the UK. In…

Nov 19
Bundobust sprout bhajis are back with a new twist – and each butty sold will help Manchester homeless

Love them or loathe them, Christmas just wouldn’t be Christmas without sprouts.…

Nov 04
Help Manchester restaurants raise money for the homeless this Christmas with StreetSmart

Manchester’s restaurants are busy raising money for the homeless this Christmas,…

Oct 29
Giggs and Neville host a workout with a difference to help Manchester homeless

Sunday afternoon usually means a lazy day in front of the box, or an amble in the…

Oct 08
Shelter is having its first ever Sleep Walk in Manchester this December – and you can join in

Shelter is having its first ever Sleep Walk in Manchester this December, and…

Sep 19
Franco Manca pizza is arriving in Manchester next week with some special opening offers

Sourdough pizza specialists Franco Manca will be opening their first branch in…

Aug 28
Greater Manchester musicians raise over £100k for homeless charity A Bed Every Night

A special one-off concert for the Greater Manchester Mayor’s Charity has raised more…

Aug 05
Bring a tin of food to The Alchemist and get a free cocktail – for one day only

The Alchemist Manchester has teamed up with local charity Mustard Tree to gift…

Aug 01
George Clarke’s Council House Scandal: how can Manchester combat the housing crisis?

In George Clarke’s Council House Scandal, which aired last night, the architect and…

Jul 24
Council seeks to banish street kitchens serving the homeless from Piccadilly Gardens

Manchester town hall bosses are seeking to banish street kitchens serving the homeless…

Jul 09
A choir of a thousand voices will perform in Cathedral Gardens this weekend

A choir of a thousand voices will perform in Manchester city centre’s Cathedral…

Jul 05
Unseen photos of top stars up for auction to raise funds for Manchester’s homeless and hungry

A collection of previously unseen images of world-renowned stars including Tim…

Apr 30
Student app founders pledge to help Manchester’s homeless and hungry

Founders of UniDosh, the smartphone app linking a workforce of students seeking extra…

Apr 23
Meet the woman campaigning to make Manchester a more sustainable and socially inclusive city

Plastic straws are used on average for 20 minutes, but can take over 400 years to…

Feb 18
Manchester homelessness initiative celebrates housing 250 rough sleepers in its first year

It is a year since the GM Homes Partnership was launched – a collaboration…