New Roots recently opened its newly refurbished accommodation to support homeless and vulnerable young people in Nottinghamshire. Here, Christie and Casey, two of the young people New Roots support, share their stories.
• Homeless young people move into newly refurbished flats in Worksop
• New teenage parent intensive support and assessment unit means young parents in need of high quality support can access this service locally
Founded in 1824, Birmingham-based almshouse Glover’s Trust has provided accommodation to those in need for almost 200 years. A Charity Bank loan is helping to fund the renovation and modernisation of its properties. Chairman Pam Johnston shares their story.
Faced with escalating costs, the Peel Institute made the difficult decision to sell its property to support its services. Chairman Mick May OBE explains how Charity Bank helped the Peel Institute find its feet in an unexpected way.
Housed in a historic property bought with the help of a Charity Bank loan, Towcester Museum documents the city's fascinating past. Chairman Rob Hamlin describes how community passion turned vision into reality.
Over the past few years, a vacant village plot has been transformed into a thriving hub. The new Punnetts Town Village Hall hosts regular clubs, classes and coffee mornings, while the attached doctor’s surgery cares for the community’s needs.
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