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Hello, We need your support more than ever because whilst you are in the relative safety of your home, isolated and protected, those experiencing homelessness are at great risk and extremely vulnerable. This is perhaps one of the most important letters that I have ever had to write. We are in unprecedented times with the […]

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24.03.2020

COVID-19

Caring in Bristol

My first interaction with Caring at Christmas was an overnight shift on Christmas Eve in 2010. And I was immediately hooked. I turned up with no previous volunteering experience, not sure what to expect, wondering what on earth I’d talk to people about and how I’d manage to stay up all night. The briefing at […]

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04.12.2019

Have you thought about volunteering at night?

Max* is an 18 year old from Bristol who came to Room 45 last year. After struggling with a chaotic household, an absent father and a mother unable to cope with poor mental health Max left the family home, resulting in him becoming homeless with no support network at the age of 17. After contact […]

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06.11.2019

Max’s Story

One of our amazing guests Jane has overcome a lot this year and has been kind enough to share her story with Caring in Bristol. We thought we would share her story as an example of where the strength of an individual and the support of our Nightstop services can result in a better outcome […]

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12.08.2019

Jane’s Story

We speak to Jamie, our newest member of staff on how he came to be involved with Caring in Bristol.

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12.08.2019

Jamie’s interview

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