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Ark Clients in the Extreme Weather Conditions
 

Ark Clients in the Extreme Weather Conditions

Many of the people we are working with, and particularly those sleeping on the streets, have diverse and very complex needs, meaning that access to accommodation can be difficult. During the winter months, all rough sleepers are offered accommodation, which may be shared housing, B+B or similar. This is offered regardless of the reasons an individual's previous accommodation may have broken down, and without any judgement or blame where someone... read more
Shrewsbury Ark AGM 14th March, 2018
 

Find Out More About Our Work - AGM March 14th, 2018

The Shrewsbury Christian Centre Association, which operates The Shrewsbury Ark, invites its members and interested members of our community to come and hear from staff, volunteers and clients about their experiences of The Ark, at it's Annual General Meeting on:Wednesday, 14th March, 20186.30pm refreshments for 7.00pm startCentral Baptist ChurchClaremont StreetShrewsburySY1 1QGThis is a chance for anyone interested in our work to come along and... read more
Jollie Socks supports Shrewsbury Ark
 

Jollie Socks To Support the Ark

If your stocking was dissappointingly low on socks this Christmas, take a look at Jollie Socks who have recently added The Shrewsbury Ark to the list of homeless charities they support.  For every pair of socks purchased through Jollie socks, they will either donate a pair to charity or make a cash donation.  We are delighted to have been made a beneficiary and hope our supporters will support them in their charitable endeavours.
How Can You Help The Shrewsbury Ark This Christmas?
 

Christmas Giving

Every year we are overwhelmed by offers of support at Christmas and we truly appreciate every single donation we recieve. If you are thinking of donating something to the Ark this year, there is a list at the bottom of this article containing popular items that we can always use and that will make our client's lives a little easier.  Next year, we are hoping to work on improving the premises, to make it a more welcoming and practical space for... read more
 

Vote for The Shrewsbury Ark in Aviva’s Community Awards

You could help The Shrewsbury Ark claim up to £25,000 by voting for us on Aviva’s Community Awards Fund page. Voting is now open and anyone can do it, you simply have to log on to the webpage at the link below, register (it takes less than a minute) and vote! Here’s our project link: https://community-fund.aviva.co.uk/voting/project/view/17-774 Please share it far and wide before November 18th, 2017 to help us get as many votes as possible.... read more