Hanna P. – Helping the Somalian Diaspora

“There are both very good and very bad people in Somalia. There is a war going on. One Somalian tried to take his kids and his wife back to Somalia, which is not safe. But we are fighting to become a normal country.”

Many Somalians are now citizens of other countries, in parts of the world…

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Steve Gomme’s Story

Steve believes the service SHOC provides is “vital in the community”. He says the staff really care a lot about the people who attend the day centre – no matter their circumstances.

“Everyone’s situation is different,” Steve says. “People have personal struggles, some physically, and some mentally. They help build people’s confidence.”…

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A lovely morning with our little superhero Aashi

Our Resident Coach, Sonia Walters, has spent a lovely morning at our sister charity SHOC with our little superhero Aashi, who has visited SHOC and brought so many donations that we needed as many hands as possible to help her bringing them in!

Aashi’s family run a Facebook group called ‘Aashi’s Hands’ …

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A story of Transformation!

Preparing our residents for independent living is one of the things we pride ourselves in. Our coaches work closely with our residents around different areas which range from addressing mindset challenges to building or restoring the skills needed to find a job, managing a tenancy and overall preparation for the life they want to lead…

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