Streetlife

Location or area: 
Blackpool

What we do

We work with vulnerable young people in Blackpool aged 16-25. Operate an emergency shelter next to St John's Church in the town centre and provide support from our day centre on Buchanan st. This includes food parcels, lifeskill sessions, cook and eat, drop-in, one to one support, referrals to specialist agencies, housing advice.
Types of volunteers needed: 
being part of the team working in the shelter and/or day centre (see website for more info as we are open every day and every night), admin support, fundraising support, English language support for volunteers from overseas, mentoring gap year volunteers. www.wearestreetlife.org

Types of activities and who we help

Cafe/Drop in/Lunch club
Homelessness/Housing
Youth (11+)