Responding to the rise in homelessness
31 Jan 2018
The number of people sleeping rough in England has increased by 15% annually according to new government figures, with a 73% rise over the past three years. Visit Homeless Link for an analysis of the new figures.
Derventio Housing Trust is here to not only provide housing, but to offer other services and support to prevent homelessness and help people to escape the negative spiral of homelessness, unemployment and poor health.
We provide accommodation for people facing homelessness. Each resident is supported to take positive steps to improve their situation and achieve their goals.
Our employability projects boost opportunities for people who face the biggest barriers into the labour market - opening doors for training, volunteering and employment in their area.
Healthy Futures supports hospital patients with their housing needs and overall quality of life, preventing repeat admissions and promoting better health and wellbeing.
Support Coaches go the extra mile to help people in our supported accommodation to maintain their accommodation, navigate the benefits system and get help from other services.
Growing Lives provides a range of activities and opportunities to support people to develop their self-confidence, gain new skills and improve their mental and physical health.
We are here to help you if you are homeless, can't afford to rent or are having problems with your home. Call us today on 01332 292776 to see how we can help.Find out more
Volunteering with us is a brilliant way to help other people and improve your own skills and chances of employment. Check out our volunteering opportunities.Find out more