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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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young person mental health support

Gemma’s Story – “I never thought that I would be homeless…”

Gemma found herself homeless in 2013, aged 23, after her mental health deteriorated and she lost her accommodation when she was admitted into hospital for treatment.  Over the last three years, with SSJ’s support, Gemma has been able to turn her life around, and we are thrilled to be able to share her story with […]

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Youth homelessness

Leaving Youth Homelessness – Joe’s Story

Youth Homelessness SSJ run a specialist Youth Homelessness hostel in Portsmouth. At All Saints, we can support up to 22 young people (under the age of 25) at any one time. Very often, the young people moving in to All Saints have lived extremely chaotic lives and so we aim to provide these vulnerable young […]

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Hannah & Dee

Sleep Out 2014 – Hannah’s Story

At the end of last year, we held the first SSJ “End Youth Homelessness” Sleep Out in Guildhall Square Southampton. You can read about that event and watch a short video filmed on the night here.  50 brave participants faced awful weather conditions to raise money and awareness for the national End Youth Homelessness campaign and at […]

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