Crisis Centre Ministries

Crisis Centre Ministries

Charity information

Crisis Centre Ministries

We are a Christian charity that has been working in Bristol for over 30 years, dedicated to helping the most vulnerable and marginalised in society.

We empower personal change through offering food, shelter, hope and support through our four main projects - the Wild Goose drop-in centre, the LIFE skills course, the East Bristol Foodbank and the Spring of Hope women's night shelter.

Founded 1988

  • Mission statement

    * To empower personal change through the provision of food, encouragement and advice to the hungry;
    * To empower personal change through the provision of emergency shelter and key working support to the homeless;
    * To empower personal change through serving, providing community, learning and sharing our faith to those lacking hope.

  • Aims

    Crisis Centre Ministries aims to:

    • Meeting the mental, physical, emotional and spiritual needs of all persons affected by life-disrupting problems such as physical or mental ill-health, homelessness, unemployment or alcohol abuse.
    • Provision of a coffee shop at which meals many be served to the client group and others in need.
    • Provision of educational facilities to develop the skills, confidence and potential of the client group and others in need.
    • Provision of education and training among Church members, volunteers and others in principles, role and works of the Church within community and society at large.
    • Provision of informal advice, guidance and support and of formal counselling on personal, financial and welfare matters.
  • Overview

    Established: February 1988

    Registered Charity Number: 298528

    Board members: 9

    Full time staff: 6

    Part time staff: 10

    Volunteers: 450

    Phone number: 0117 405 7113

    Address: 32 Stapleton Road BS5 0QY

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  • The LITE Project

    Life Skills training for homeless and ex-homeless people, taking them from a chaotic lifes... More
  • The Wild Goose

    A coffee shop catering for homeless people, providing a warm welcome and free and cheap fo... More