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In the news
- Charles Fraser, Chief Executive of St Mungo's, profiled in Society Guardian
- Our joint report on The Work Programme in
- Our women's hostel manager, Jude McKee, on
- Our Recovery College on and on
- Our Painting and Decorating programme in The Guardian
Most recent press releases:
03 Mar '14
New report highlights “sad chronicle of missed opportunities” for homeless women
Women's homelessness is a "sad chronicle of missed opportunities" to get the right help to women at the right time, says a new report published by St Mungo's (3 March).
27 Feb '14
Homeless people deserve ‘A Future Now’
Homeless people are being severely disadvantaged because of a lack of support around reading, writing and skills to get online, St Mungo’s said today as it called on the Government to ensure basic skills training is well funded, suitable and accessible to all homeless people.
25 Feb '14
“Depressing” rise in UK rough sleeping
New figures published today show that the number of people rough sleeping in England has risen for the fourth year in a row.
07 Feb '14
St Mungo’s client apprenticeship scheme earns silver in Learning Awards
St Mungo's client apprenticeship scheme has been awarded with a silver place at the national Learning Awards 2014.
24 Jan '14
Hats off to Joanna - Ab Fab star donates hat for homeless charity auction
Joanna Lumley joins Sir Elton John, Annie Lennox, Benedict Cumberbatch, Jessie J & The Edge in donating to St Mungo's hat auction. She is one of 30 famous faces from stage, screen and musicto have taken their hats off to help homeless people for the auction, which takes place between 24 January and 2 February 2014, to link in with the charity's Woolly Hat Day on 31 January.
15 Jan '14
St Mungo’s highest placed charity in Stonewall’s UK gay-friendly employers list
St Mungo's has made it into the top 100 list of gay-friendly employers released today by LGB charity Stonewall, ranking 11th overall, appearing in the list for the third consecutive year and maintaining its position as number one in the third sector.
09 Jan '14
St Mungo’s opens winter night shelter in Hillingdon
A winter night shelter for homeless people in Hillingdon will open in Uxbridge next Monday (13 January), run by St Mungo’s.
30 Dec '13
Calling all knitters for Woolly Hat Day 2014
St Mungo’s is calling on members of the public to knit 2,014 hats this winter as part of its Woolly Hat Day campaign to support homeless people.
20 Dec '13
St Mungo’s and Broadway to merge
Charities St Mungo’s and Broadway have announced that the process of due diligence which has taken place over the past three months has now been completed and that it remains their intention to merge from April 2014.
11 Dec '13
One in eight of us fear we’ll end up homeless if we are unable to pay our bills
More than half (53%) of British adults say that they are concerned about being able to pay their household bills, including rent or mortgage in 2014 – with one in eight (13%) saying that, if they were unable to pay their household bills next year, they would be concerned about sleeping rough.