Crisis (@crisis_uk )

Crisis

Bio Crisis is the national charity for homeless people. We help people directly out of homelessness, and campaign for the changes needed to solve it altogether.
Location UK
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Account created 07-12-2009 13:53:56
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Sprout Social : Today Patrick Vernon, a social commentator, campaigner & historian, came along to talk us through some of the remarkable achievements of key Black British individuals over history.

Thank you Patrick for inspiring us & sharing some of the important contributions of 100greatblackbritons.

Twitter Web App : Next Thursday, the APPG for Ending Homelessness is holding an emergency meeting on the threat of coronavirus in the cold winter months ahead.

If you would like to join them on Zoom, please contact appg@crisis.org.uk twitter.com/HomelessAPPG/s…

Sprout Social : Andy Minnis Hi Andy - thanks for getting in touch about this. The cards are sent out monthly. Have you received a welcome pack? That will the be first package you get.

Sprout Social : We're currently co-hosting a webinar with Hestia on Project TILI which is looking into the issues faced by female victims of modern slavery in relation to homelessness. #TILITalks

crisis.org.uk/ending-homeles… twitter.com/CescaAlbanese/…

Sprout Social : 🌸 Today we have a bloomin great #SupporterStar shout out!

🌻 8-year-old Elsie has started her very own virtual flower show to brighten up peoples feeds and raise money for us.

💐 Thank you, Elise. What a lovely idea!

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Sprout Social : The former head of the government's homeless task force, Dame Louise Casey told the BBC many "normal people, trying to get on in normal lives" risked falling into poverty. bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politi…

Sprout Social : There are lots of ways, both big and small, to help support people experiencing homelessness this Christmas. For example our Amazon Wish List lets you buy gift-in-kind donations to be sent straight to our warehouse. #AmazonPrimeDay smile.amazon.co.uk/hz/wishlist/ls…

Sprout Social : Stop by our cafe on Commercial Street this Friday for some traditional French cuisine donated by French Embassy UK, served with a generous helping of bonhomie by our hospitality trainees under the watchful eye of Charlie Atkinson twitter.com/FranceintheUK/…

Sprout Social : "Anything less than safe, self-contained accommodation for everyone risks lives."

Jon Sparkes blogs about the impossible choice facing rough sleepers this winter and the Govt action needed to save lives

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Sprout Social : A behind-the-scenes, before we open, sneaky peek at our Shops from Crisis Archway store this morning - full of Autumnal delights

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Sprout Social : BLOG

A plea for the extraordinary efforts to provide emergency safe, self-contained accommodation during the pandemic to continue into the winter for people who would otherwise be forced to sleep rough or be put at greater risk of covid.

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Sprout Social : The Government’s decision to allow night shelters to reopen this winter ignores warnings from leading health experts and needlessly puts lives at risk. Anything less than safe, self-contained accommodation for everyone risks lives Crisis disq.us/t/3s8dq9t

Sprout Social : Joe Halewood HSM Jon Sparkes No-one should be forced chose between sleeping rough or risking their lives in a communal shelter. We're asking the Govt to provide self-contained units to allow people to shelter safely.

Sprout Social : .Crisis is carrying out important research to understand the impact of Covid-19 on people experiencing homelessness.

Its vital we hear from as many homelessness services as possible. Please complete our latest survey > surveymonkey.co.uk/r/crisisCOVID1…

Sprout Social : Its time for some more #ArtFromCrisis. 🎨

These art pieces are getting better and better! This week we have a nice selection of really detailed, striking pieces

Interested in seeing more art from our members? Sign up to our new subscription here>> bit.ly/2HKH6Nh