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Cafe in the Park - Portsmouth

Cafe In The Park – Portsmouth

We are very excited to announce that SSJ’s latest venture in Portsmouth ‘Café in the Park’ is now open! The aim of the café is to provide employment and training opportunities to local people with histories of homelessness and substance misuse. SSJ currently provide the majority of substance misuse services in Portsmouth, both through treatment […]

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Why Abseil the Spinnaker Tower for SSJ?

The Challenge Next week eleven brave participants are undertaking a gigantic challenge for SSJ and will be abseiling the 100ft distance down the Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth.  Whilst they will be able to enjoy unrivalled views of the city of Portsmouth and the Solent and breathtaking views of Portsmouth Harbour as they descend this iconic building, this is […]

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Southampton’s First Coffee Festival!

Do you love a good cup of coffee? Coffee Lovers! Our good friends at Mettricks Guildhall are on a mission to bring #BetterCoffee to Southampton and would like to welcome you to the first Southampton Coffee Festival on Saturday 1st July. The Festival is a whole day event with lots of activities including; flavour challenges, roasting demos, […]

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Volunteer Recognition Day 2017 – A Thank You

It was volunteer recognition day yesterday and we’d like to say a huge ‘Thank You’ to all of our volunteers across the organisation- as every one of them has a huge, positive, impact on our work and we couldn’t do it without them! Last year our B2V volunteers alone gave almost 9000 hours, with many of those […]

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SSJ’s New Chair, David, Visits our new Portsmouth Winter Beds Project

Portsmouth Winter Beds Scheme Late last year SSJ won the tender to run homelessness services in Portsmouth, including a  homelessness Day Centre.  As part of this new contract we are currently running a Winter Beds Scheme, which enables us to provide an extra 40 bedspaces during the coldest months of the year.  The accommodation is […]

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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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