Jun 2017

Just Giving page for Grenfell Tower Disaster

Please donate to our appeal for the Grenfell Tower disaster https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/grenfelltowerdisaster We have all been shocked by the Grenfell Tower disaster that took place in West London. Our thoughts and prayers are with those whose lives have been affected by …

Jun 2017

Would you like to volunteer at a London night shelter?

Read about Bruce Miller’s experience of volunteering at a night shelter Many of the night shelters around London are organised on the basis of local churches grouped into multiples of seven, each agreeing to have homeless people stay for one …

May 2017

Hope Jam – Talent Showcase

10th June 2017 Venue: The Star of Kings, 126 York Way, Kings Cross, N1 0AX Time: 6pm Tickets: £10 Ticket Website: https://hopeworldwide.charitycheckout.co.uk/hopejam

Feb 2016

Philip’s journey out of homelessness

Living proof that the process works. Binnur (placement student) and Philip (housed in Jan 2016) Philip began life in the small Irish town of Tipperary. Aged just 15, he travelled to London via the luggage compartment …

Jan 2016

Two Million Steps for Two Step: Sat 16th April 2016

Come and join us on the morning of Sat 16th April as we walk from our homeless services (Two Step) office in Angel to our recovery services (ODAAT) near Oval to raise money to house the homeless. For more details,registration …

Nov 2015

Volunteer at Crisis this Christmas

Giving beats receiving so why not give some time to meet and help the homeless this Christmas. You could be surprised how much you get fromit. For more details seehttp://www.crisis.org.uk/pages/volunteer-christmas.html

Nov 2015

‘Two Million Steps for Two Step’ Sat 16th April 2016

We have started planning for our sponsored walk ‘Two million steps for Two Step’ onSaturday 16th April 2016. The 5.6 mile (9km) walk will be from our Homeless Services (Two Step) near Angelto our Recovery Services (ODAAT) in Kennington. Walkers …

Oct 2015

Student Placement: Two Step Homeless Project

Student Placement Job Description – Homeless Project Organisation Name: Two Step Project, HOPEworldwide UK, Website: http://www.hopeworldwide.org.uk Location of Placement: 2 placement positions in Islington near Angel tube station. Application Process: Please send CV and cover email to m.cameron@hopeworldwide.org.uk Closing Date …

Apr 2015

Route-map for ‘Two Million Steps for Two Step’

Click here to see routes on a map: Routes for Two million steps Two Step (Angel) to ODAAT (Oval)9km: Arrive 9.30am – 10.00am at 360 City Road, EC1V 2PY. Sights along the way: Lincoln’s Inn Fields, St Martin’s in the …

Feb 2015

Sponsored Walk ‘Two million Steps for Two Step’ 2015

Saturday 25th April 2015: This event was a great success and we are repeating it in 2016 so the following details still apply. Goals were: For everyone to enjoy the day, learn more about how Two Step and ODAAT work …

Nov 2014

Interview with student on placement: Sarah Farrell

Sarah is a 19-year-old student doing a work placement for a term at our Homeless Services, Two Step. What is your typical day like? The main part of my day is carrying out assessments with our clients; the maximum can …

Mar 2014

It Was Worth Holding On

By Alex Mankoo – Volunteer with HOPE worldwide UK Elle was in her mid thirties when she became homeless in early January 2014. Throughout her twenties, she struggled with alcohol addiction and when she came to HOPE worldwide UK she …

Mar 2014

JOB ADVERT – Staging Post Managers

Job titles – Staging Post Manager and Procurement Manager Brief description of roles The North London Staging Post is a new joint venture between HOPE worldwide, the North London Housing Partnership and Family Mosaic. As a result, HOPE worldwide, is …

Jan 2014

‘Thank you!’

Could I please take this opportunity to thank you and your team for all of the advice, assistance and time you afforded me during my recent period of personal housing crisis. You may recall that I was referred to Hope …

Nov 2013

HOPE worldwide UK – Two Step shortlisted for private rented sector Award

HOPE worldwide UK – Two Step has been shortlisted as a finalist for 2012/13in the Public Service/Not for Profit category of the prestigious Landlord & Letting Awards. Oliver Romain, editor of Landlord & Buy-to-Let magazine and lead judge for the …

Oct 2013

“Onwards and Upwards!”

Terry had never had a home of his own, and lived with his dad until 1991, when his dad fell behind with the rent payments. Although he was technically made homeless this was not too much of a problem, as …

Aug 2013

Lavern Thomas is Moving On

It has been an amazing journey with Lavern over the past twelve years, and she has been an integral part of the homelessness work through many transitions – from the office in Tooting, to Old Street and lastly City Road …

Jul 2013

Bringing HOPE to Feven

Feven walked into the office this week, a woman worn down by life. She had lost her job three months ago, and with it the support of her ex-husband, her homeand her friends. Eventually she found herself sleeping rough at …

Jul 2013

DRAW MY LIFE HOPE

A powerful and moving video describing the life journey of Derek, a HOPE worldwide UK client who was housed through the Two Step Programme. Many thanks to our young, talented volunteers for putting together this video.

Jun 2013

Margrethe Cameron – Procurement & Development Manager

I had the opportunity to catch up with Margrethe Cameron, the newly appointed Procurement & Development Manager in February of this year. She is a warm, fun person with a great laugh and a forthright personality. She …

Feb 2013

Two Step Case Study – Paul was spared the danger of sleeping on the streets

Paul was referred to Two Step by a homeless day centre after returning to his native London (he was born in Wembley) from America, where he had lived for seven years. He had a history of slight autism – not …

Jan 2013

JOB ADVERT – Housing & Support Manager

Job title –Housing & Support Manager Brief description of role The role is split into three areas: Managing the support to clients of the homeless services; the second, managing the support provided to clients in recovery services; the third, managing …