Charity information

The Brick

We provide practical support to the homeless, and people or families in crisis or poverty. The Brick provides a safe solid building block for people in crisis to begin to construct a new life and become valuable members of society. We are a real force for social change. Our vision is to eradicate homelessness and poverty in our community. We have evolved significantly over time and help people transform their lives by providing training and work experience opportunities that lead to real jobs.

Founded 2008

  • Mission statement

    Operating with Christian values and working with people of all faiths or no faith, we will help empower those in need to;
    build positive, independent lifestyles,
    live in good housing,
    be ready to take up work opportunities, and
    gain financial independence

  • Aims

    The Brick aims to:

    • Our aim is to ensure nobody in our community gets left behind.
  • Overview

    Established: October 2008

    Registered Charity Number: 1153055

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 22

    Part time staff: 3

    Volunteers: 54

    Phone number: 01942 236953

    Address: 4 Hodson Street Wigan WN3 4EN

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