Branches (Waltham Forest Churches Night Shelter Limited)

Branches (Waltham Forest Churches Night Shelter Limited)

Charity information

Branches (Waltham Forest Churches Night Shelter Limited)

We provide stable comfortable safe hostel accommodation/resettlement support for homeless people with dedicated key workers, mental health/drugs/alcohol abuse specialists & help to live independently.

Founded 1999

  • Mission statement

    Branches Mission is to encourage potential and support courageous steps by all who use our services. We aim to reduce homelessness in Waltham Forest and the surrounding areas and change lives by supporting single homeless people to develop the life-skills required to live independently; by empowering individuals to develop their self-confidence; and by facilitating training, learning and employment opportunities.

  • Aims

    Branches (Waltham Forest Churches Night Shelter Limited) aims to:

    • We will manage our charity efficiently and effectively by investing in key areas of Branches to deliver our Strategic Plan: our people, communications, fundraising and our brand.
    • We will support more homeless men & women to be self-sufficient & live independently by providing excellent standards of support, hostel accommodation, access to move-on opportunities & resettlement.
    • We will increase secondary move-on & permanent housing options by designing innovative services & partnerships, & increasing our role in influencing the housing policy environment locally & nationally
  • Overview

    Established: September 1999

    Registered Charity Number: 1086888

    Board members: 5

    Full time staff: 8

    Part time staff: 12

    Volunteers: 75

    Phone number: 02085206363

    Address: Branches Hostel 740 Forest Road Walthamstow London E17 3HR

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