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The COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak presents specific risks to the homelessness population.Individuals living and sleeping in shared spaces such as hostels, night shelters, and day centres are at particular risk as they are unable to self-isolate, and services cannot close down as the people they support are then forced back to the streets, where they are at even greater risk. Click here to donate to our Emergency Fund What are we doing to help?Lead by our Operations Manager, a small volunteer team are out on the streets of Chester each day (as the new guidelines allow us to be) just checking if there...

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Today has been another busy one here at Share. Here's a quick run down of what we've been up to. 👉🏻 Our Operations Manager has been co-ordinating pick-ups across the city - a huge thanks to Greggs for donations of bacon, milk, sandwich fillers, pizza, crisps, cakes and to Blacon High School for 30+ loaves of bread. 👉🏻 We've stocked up our freezers and distributed some of supplies to various places across the city, to support our homeless friends who are indoors. 👉🏻 A small team prepared packed lunches and did a walk around to reach any street homeless, to make sure they received something to eat...

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Announcement: 17th March 2020 The trustees of Share have thought long and hard about how Share can continue in light of the guidelines released by the government yesterday. 
We have made the very difficult decision to close all of our facilities, including the Share Shop, for the next two weeks to allow all of our volunteers to stay at home and to keep everyone safe. 
However we are working hard to put provision together for both our homeless population and the urgent referrals that come through our Mold site each week. We have ensured that crucial services will continue with...

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We are delighted that British Airways have donated 12,000 blankets to a Share. BA wanted to find a good home for the blankets, which are handed to passengers, following a rebranding exercise. The donation will be split equally, with 6,000 blankets going to refugee families in Greece and 6,000 for homeless people in Cheshire and North Wales to help them keep warm during the winter. Read the full article on Cheshire Live

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We are delighted to announce that moneypenny in Wrexham have once again agreed to join us all at Share in collecting toys this Christmas for the 76 children who are homeless and will be spending Christmas Day in one of the local shelters across Chester & North Wales. If you, your workplace or family would like to join us this year we can guarantee that your toys will bring a huge smile to lots of little faces. We are looking for donations of new toys for children from 0-18 years old please, no need to wrap them. **Please drop off...

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