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Shop ’til you Drop-in: Our Amazon wish list to support RESTART

Shop ’til you Drop-in: Our Amazon wish list to support RESTART

Not all donations need to be made in money to have a big impact on our homelessness services. RESTART relies upon donated items to support its programmes, funding everything else from its charitable income. If you'd like to lend a hand, we have created an Amazon wish...

Five ways to get involved with RESTART

Five ways to get involved with RESTART

Many people have asked about how to get involved with RESTART and we’re thrilled to hear that so many of you have been inspired! Here are just five ideas for how to help our small charity have a big impact on homelessness:   1. Volunteer with RESTART We rely...

RESTART’s drop-in given 5-star food hygiene rating

RESTART’s drop-in given 5-star food hygiene rating

Our weekly drop-in dinner service has received a hygiene rating of 5: the highest given, which means guests can be confident that food hygiene standards where they eat are ‘very good’. The charity is legally required to register the drop-in dinner service as a food...

Video: Angela’s story: homelessness and restarting lives

https://vimeo.com/644911776   Angela's story is one of many. Homelessness doesn't just mean rough sleeping, it includes many more people who live in vulnerable housing situations and tackle challenging experiences daily. RESTART aims to support our guests away...

Expanding our mentoring team this Winter

Expanding our mentoring team this Winter

Winter recruitment Currently, we have an existing team of active mentors and we’re lucky and grateful for the commitment and time they’ve given to us this year to support RESTART guests. With new local projects and our Winter activities about to commence, we’re hoping...

RESTART offers Kickstart to guests getting work-ready

RESTART offers Kickstart to guests getting work-ready

Kickstart with RESTART is for anyone with experience or at risk of homelessness and wanting to make a move closer to employment after a break. It offers a weekly, relaxed support group where people can find support that they might need to maximise their chances of...

Free fundraising workshop for small charities

Free fundraising workshop for small charities

This month, and again in May, we (RESTART) are hosting a free fundraising workshop called 'Foundations for Fundraising: Raising funds for small charities in difficult times'.  The workshops are designed to support those who, like us, are working and volunteering in...

New volunteer role to support RESTART!

New volunteer role to support RESTART!

*** Exciting news!! *** ...... As we expand our programmes at RESTART this year, we'd love to have some extra help and support weekly to coordinate volunteering and communications. We are looking for someone to become a Volunteer Coordinator who will help manage...

Shoutout for a volunteer photographer!

Shoutout for a volunteer photographer!

Role profile: Photographer (volunteer)   About the role: Do you see life through a lens? Are you passionate about finding the perfect image? Can you create the picture that says a thousand words? Our Photographers help our guests to tell their stories, showcase...