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Latest News and stories

Keeping cool this week, especially for those sleeping rough

Corps and Homelessness support services have been helping rough sleepers keep cool.

Press release
23 Jul 2021

Funding boost for Salvation Army’s Southend homeless project

Donation secures scheme to give housing and support to people experiencing homelessness.

Press release
22 Jul 2021

Farnworth church steps up support for homeless community

Church and charity is offering hot drinks, food and a listening ear to rough sleepers.

Press release
22 Jul 2021

MPs back our Housing First programme in landmark report

Cross-party group of MPs praise The Salvation Army’s Housing First approach.

Press release
20 Jul 2021

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