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Take Action to Make A Difference! Engage with your city, be inspired and get informed about key issues: Refugees & Asylum Seekers, Homelessness and Sustainability (Organised by Sheffield Volunteering)

Homelessness Talk and Q&A with The Sunday Centre and Roundabout

This opportunity takes place on 24 Nov 2021

Homelessness is a key issue in the UK and Sheffield, and has been heightened during the Covid-19 pandemic. In Sheffield, there are lots of local charitable organisations and services working together to support homeless and vulnerable people. Come along to this information session and hear from Steve from The Sunday Centre, and Jess from Roundabout, to find out more about the issues and how you can help. The Sunday Centre offers a hot meal and socialising for vulnerable people in the city centre on Sundays. Roundabout offers holistic support for young people who are or are at risk of homelessness. Wednesday 24th November, 12pm, Gallery Room 2

This session is open to all, but please let us you will attend so we can monitor numbers. Please click on Register Your Interest, and you will receive an email with a Google Form - please fill this in.

Read more about homelessness on the Help Us Help website. This has information and links to many different charities working to support homeless and vulnerable people in Sheffield.

What skills do I need?

No skills needed.

What will I gain?

More knowledge about the issue of Homelessness in Sheffield Get to know some local charities Find out what you can (and cannot) do to help vulnerably housed people

Training and support

All information provided. Bring any questions you might have about the issue of homelessness, Steve (The Sunday Centre) and Jess (Roundabout) will endeavour to answer them - this is your chance to ask and find out more!

Time commitment

Wednesday 24th November, 12pm (approx. 1hour)

Food

No

Travel

No

Childcare

No

DBS (criminal records) check

No

Location

Gallery Room 2, Sheffield Students' Union
  • CausesHomelessness, Poverty and social justice
  • Frequencyone-off
  • WhenWednesday afternoon
  • Careers and AspirationsSocial work, Third sector and charity work

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