Category Archives: Housing

Make a difference now with Sanctuary Hosting

From a posting by Alissa Pemberton on the Community Action:MK website we read this: “Sanctuary Hosting is a registered UK charity that provides temporary shelter to homeless vulnerable migrants, refugees and asylum seekers (guests), many of whom are also destitute. They match guests to generous people (hosts) who have a spare room to accommodate them temporarily, just like […]

JUST ONE HOUSE – The way forward for getting homes ready

To scale up our work furnishing homes for families to move into, we work with faith groups, businesses, schools, clubs or other organisations who can commit to getting involved with kitting out ‘Just One House’.  As of May 2017 we have six groups committed already, i.e. taking responsibility for six houses.  We will be looking for more […]

Listen to how we work in this BBC Three Counties Radio excerpt

  You can hear Marie Gracie, our inspirational furniture and housing champion, describing our work in preparing housing for incoming refugee families on this recent BBC 3 Counties radio broadcast (or click here). It lasts around 7 minutes but is so worth listening to.  And for an inside view of what happens when we get to make […]