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We have been overwhelmed by the support we have received during the Covid-19 crisis. From our frontline staff and their commitment to our clients, our volunteer teams who have contributed so much of their time and partner organisations who have been supporting our efforts; both with supporting our infrastructure and delivery to allocating grant money

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The stark challenges for homeless charities during the Covid-19 crisis

what challenges does the Covid-19 crisis present to people experiencing homelessness and those organisations (like ours) who are committed to supporting them.

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Homelessness to Sanctuary and Independence Pt.2: our new Hilltops development

Our homeless clients progress through our housing projects until they are ‘housing ready’ and can access independent living. We’re delighted to be opening our new supported housing development, Hilltops.

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Arklight: Impact Report 2020

Read our Impact Assessment Report of Arklight 2019. Find out about all the great work that has been achieved in the last year.

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A guide to supporting homeless people: available local services

Wirral Ark are now in the process of creating a comprehensive support guide for homeless people in the Wirral area as well as information materials for the general public.

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‘Everyone In’ showed we can end homelessness. We need to build on this good work

Wirral Ark statement on the success of the government’s ‘Everyone In’ policy and how this can prove to be a catalyst for ending homelessness.

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Homelessness to Sanctuary and Independence Pt.1: our Fresh Start policy

The transition from rough sleeping and homelessness to taking up permanent accommodation can be a difficult and complex journey. Wirral Ark (and other charities and organisations operating in the homelessness sector), know they are working with some of society’s most vulnerable people. The majority of our client group have a complex set of issues ranging

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The effects of Covid-19 pandemic on homelessness

We have been conducting some research and collating our client’s testimonies to find out how the lockdown and self-isolation have affected their lives and what we are doing to alleviate the problems.

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It’s volunteer week and we want to say thank you

It’s been Volunteer Week and what a great opportunity to say thank you to all of our amazing volunteers and show our appreciation for all the incredible work they do

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Planning approved for new move on accommodation at Prenton Road West

We are delighted to announce that on Tuesday 11th May 2020, Wirral Council approved our planning application to create ‘move on’ accommodation for some of the borough’s most vulnerable residents. We will embark on our development plan which will see the creation of 15 self-contained flats for single people and enable them to move on

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We launch our Arklight Client Support Service (CSS)

We’ve launched our the Arklight Client Support Service to offer support to all our clients. Ensuring they have access to food and other essential. Find out more here.

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