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News Items

Homelessness charity Providence Row will be opening their gate on Saturday 1 July (6 – 9pm) to share an exhibition of beautiful and innovative work by their art group, a creative group for people affected by homelessness.
 

Providence Row has appointed Tom O’Connor as its new chief executive.

Staff at Providence Row are celebrating today for successfully passing the Advice Quality Standard (AQS), a nationally recognised quality mark for organisations providing free, independent advice to members of the public. 
 

Many of you may have seen the current trend sweeping social media – the #MannequinChallenge has seen everyone from the Obama’s to the England football squad getting involved.

Pam Orchard will leave Providence Row in 2017 after six successful years as chief executive to lead The Connection at St Martin’s .
 

Blog Posts

It's Men's Health Week this week, so we spoke to Raph our wellbeing coordinator, about why we run a Men's Group and how it helps men affected by homelessness.

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week and we caught up with Raphael, our Wellbeing Coordinator, to find out more about mental health, homelessness and what we’re doing at Providence Row to help people with their recovery.

My name is Danny and I interned with Providence Row’s Enterprise and Training team for 7 weeks this past spring. I come from a small city in the States called Waukesha, which is located about two hours north of Chicago in the state of Wisconsin. 
 

My name is JC and I have been working in the homeless sector for 15 years. 

Today we celebrate International Women's Day at Providence Row.

Steph has gone to LA to see how organisations such as Providence Row work with people experiencing homelessness.

I first became involved with supporting the people that come to our centre to register to vote in April 2015, when I coordinated and ran a series of Registration Stations sessions, supporting clients to use the online register to vote system in the run up to the general election.

Mary, a personal advisor at Providence Row, travelled to Romania in February as part of the second phase of Providence Row’s EU10 project. She has written this blog about her experiences during the 5 day trip.
 

Events

Providence Row will be opening their gates for Art Night 2017 to share an exhibition of beautiful and innovative work by their art group, a creative group for people affected by homelessness.
 

Providence Row will be opening up their fantastic roof and courtyard gardens to the general public for tours as part of the Open Garden Squares weekend on Saturday 17 June between midday and 4pm.  

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Debs (pictured left with Pooja) lived in East London for more than 20 years, but around a year ago things started to go wrong for her.

“So many in our society are cast aside and dismissed so readily, they have so much to give, it’s heart-breaking”.

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Many of the people we work with are economic migrants who are, or have been, involved in casual labour or trades. We know that casual labour is a direct cause of becoming homeless as it leaves people with little or no savings and security when their jobs come to an end.

Homelessness can have a severe effect on people’s mental and physical health and hospital patients can be vulnerable to becoming trapped in a cycle of homelessness. 

Providence Row’s Women’s Service (formerly Open Doors Management Service) is a safe and confidential service, where women in Tower Hamlets can get information and advice around housing, money and health issues. 

What is 'Routes to Roots'?

Homelessness can have a severe effect on people’s mental and physical health and hospital patients can be vulnerable to becoming trapped in a cycle of homelessness.

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