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All the latest homelessness news from Oasis Community Housing.
For media enquiries, please contact Communications Manger, Amy Waddell: amy.waddell@oasiscommunityhousing.org

Homeless in Sunderland

Homeless in Sunderland

Joe’s is a story of life and death. Joe was homeless in Sunderland, sleeping in a tent. His journey nearly ended on the Wear bridge.  It was a...

Lizzie’s story: homeless and afraid

Lizzie’s story: homeless and afraid

Lizzie was alone, homeless and afraid. Sleeping on cold concrete floors in corners, in abandoned buildings and dark alleys. Her coat pulled up as a...

World Homeless Day: what can you do?

World Homeless Day: what can you do?

Earlier this year, figures showed homelessness on the rise. This World Homelessness Day, join us in praying, sharing or giving to help people facing homelessness.

Gateshead FC supports homeless charity

Gateshead FC supports homeless charity

Football champions Gateshead FC give the gift of free football tickets, and community spirit, to residents at our emergency accommodation project.

“I had to get to my Mum”

“I had to get to my Mum”

Emily was 32 weeks pregnant when her relationship became a place that wasn’t safe for her and her unborn child, she knew she had to get out.

How Cynthia found hope

How Cynthia found hope

From living in London, homeless, Cynthia found hope thanks to our supporters. “There’s no denying that there is a stigma about homeless people –...

Why The 58:7 Project?

Why The 58:7 Project?

Oasis Community Housing has opened its first same-day emergency accommodation. A six-bed property that has round-the-clock support staff and which...

Walk, run or cycle for charity in 2021

Walk, run or cycle for charity in 2021

This July we are inspired by some of the incredible challenges people are setting themselves across the UK. Raising vitals fund to help us continue...

New Year, new lockdown: Exercise time?

New Year, new lockdown: Exercise time?

A New Year and a new Lockdown means many people are considering how to reinvigorate their Lockdown exercise habits, to help keep mind and body...

Giving a Home: Selma’s story

Giving a Home: Selma’s story

Freezing cold, hunger and often horrendous levels of abuse; homelessness is a devastating experience. Now, in Lockdown 3, many of the vital services...

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