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SSJ End Youth Homelessness Sleep Out

Sleep Out 2016 – Thank You!

As part of the End Youth Homelessness partnership, throughout the month of November, eleven charities working with homeless young people held Sleep Out events across the country.  From Aberdeen to Cornwall, thousands of people chose to Sleep Out in November to raise awareness for the 83,000 young people in the UK with no safe space to sleep, every night. […]

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Sammy’s Story – Day Rehab – A Step in the Right Direction

Here at SSJ we support people facing homelessness in a variety of ways.  Many of the people we work with are battling alcohol and/or drug addiction and we work tirelessly through various schemes and projects in Hampshire, to support people with addiction to turn their lives around. One of our ex-volunteers Sammy would like to share, […]

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Christmas Shoebox Appeal

Christmas Shoebox Appeal 2016 A small shoebox could have a huge impact on someone facing homelessness this holiday season. In addition to our Christmas ‘Give a Dinner appeal‘ this year, and in response to our successful appeal last year, which you can read about here, we are asking people to prepare a shoebox of gifts for someone […]

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How Re-fit helped turn my life around – Rochelle’s Story

Re-fit is a sports, fitness and education service for people in Portsmouth who are vulnerable due to addiction, homelessness, or mental health problems. The programme is free to everyone supported by the recovery services in Portsmouth (Society of St James, Push and Portsmouth CC Recovery HUB). Re-fit provides daily leisure activities, such as badminton, football and […]

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Southampton Recovery Walk. International Overdose Prevention day

Recovery Walk 2016 – International Overdose Prevention Day

Wednesday August 31st, 2016 is International Overdose Awareness Day.  The Society of St James (SSJ) invite you to join us on this important day to undertake a recovery walk around Southampton Common to remember people we have lost due to overdose and to spread the overdose prevention message throughout our communities. Every year, thousands of people […]

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Can YOUR Business Help Local Homeless People?

Can your business help SSJ? Over the next few months, and on into 2017, we have a number of special events in our calendar and we are looking for local businesses and organisations to help support us.  Even a small donation can make a really big difference to the people we support. The SSJ Fundraising […]

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End Youth Homelessness Sleep Out

Sleep Out with SSJ and make a real difference to young, homeless people in Hampshire

Returning to St Mary’s Church Grounds for it’s second year, we are very excited to announce the Society of St James “End Youth Homelessness” Sleep Out 2016 will be held on FRIDAY 11TH NOVEMBER 2016, in SOUTHAMPTON REGISTER NOW FOR YOUR PLACE TO JOIN US ON THIS CHALLENGE HERE!   The registration fee will be £5 […]

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