WHAT ARE
WE UP TO?

Welcome to our news hub for all things Concrete and how we’re making homelessness history.

WHAT ARE WE UP TO?

Welcome to our news hub for all things Concrete and how we’re making homelessness history.
ARE YOU OR DO YOU KNOW OF SOMEONE WHO IS HOMELESS OR AT RISK?
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Were SO proud of our amazing team who are making homelessness history in Cheshire East 😍👊

Theyre helping customers like care leaver Ollie, who now has a job and is about to move into his very first flat 🏠

Read more here: thisisconcrete.org.uk/ollies-story/ 🙌

We're SO proud of our amazing team who are making homelessness history in Cheshire East 😍👊

They're helping customers like care leaver Ollie, who now has a job and is about to move into his very first flat 🏠

Read more here: thisisconcrete.org.uk/ollies-story/ 🙌
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2 days ago
AMAZING work team! 🙌

AMAZING work team! 🙌Two of our directors (Alex & Trevor) have been out and about the city since 04:30AM, helping Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council , Stoke-on-Trent City Council,SCDAS, Concrete - making homelessness historyand Brighter Futures with the rough sleepers count.

This involves a number different services and teams going around the city in different areas getting a up to date number of rough sleepers In the city.

Together we are stronger, all working together to try and solve the homeless crisis in our city ❤️
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2 days ago
Were looking for Duty Practitioners to provide support and advice to people impacted by homelessness in Stoke-on-Trent 🙌 

You dont need experience - well provide training and youll learn LOADS on the job! 

📍 Stoke-on-Trent 
💷 £19,870 
⏲ 37.5 hours per week 
📆 Permanent 

Help us make homelessness history and apply today! https://crowd.in/sa37aY

We're looking for Duty Practitioners to provide support and advice to people impacted by homelessness in Stoke-on-Trent 🙌

You don't need experience - we'll provide training and you'll learn LOADS on the job!

📍 Stoke-on-Trent
💷 £19,870
⏲ 37.5 hours per week
📆 Permanent

Help us make homelessness history and apply today! crowd.in/sa37aY
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3 days ago
Fancy a NEW CHALLENGE and want to make homelessness history? 🤔

Were looking for Waking Night Workers to be the first point of contact to customers at our schemes during the night 🙌

You dont need previous experience, well help you learn on the job and develop your skills! 👏🏽

📍 Stoke-on-Trent
💷 £21,195
⏲ 40 hours per week
📆 Permanent

Help us make homelessness history and apply today! https://crowd.in/vNIoT5

Fancy a NEW CHALLENGE and want to make homelessness history? 🤔

We're looking for Waking Night Workers to be the first point of contact to customers at our schemes during the night 🙌

You don't need previous experience, we'll help you learn on the job and develop your skills! 👏🏽

📍 Stoke-on-Trent
💷 £21,195
⏲ 40 hours per week
📆 Permanent

Help us make homelessness history and apply today! crowd.in/vNIoT5
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4 days ago
On the hunt for a new homelessness sector opportunity in Cheshire East?

Were looking for PART-TIME and FULL-TIME Service Coordinators to work with customers living in our supported accommodation 🙌

📍 Cheshire East 
💷 £21,726 (pro rata)
⏲ 27.5 and 37.5 hours per week
📆 Permanent

Help us make homelessness history and apply today! https://crowd.in/h8no4q

On the hunt for a new homelessness sector opportunity in Cheshire East?

We're looking for PART-TIME and FULL-TIME Service Coordinators to work with customers living in our supported accommodation 🙌

📍 Cheshire East
💷 £21,726 (pro rata)
⏲ 27.5 and 37.5 hours per week
📆 Permanent

Help us make homelessness history and apply today! crowd.in/h8no4q
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6 days ago
HUGE shoutout to two of our Destination:Home partners this Mental Health Awareness Week 💚

Were SO lucky to work with Changes Health & Wellbeing and North Staffs Mind 🤩

They provide amazing mental health support to our customers EVERY SINGLE DAY! 🙌

They arrange wellbeing sessions (including tasty cooking activities and BINGO!) and make a truly positive difference to people impacted by homelessness in Stoke-on-Trent! 👏Image attachment

HUGE shoutout to two of our Destination:Home partners this Mental Health Awareness Week 💚

We're SO lucky to work with Changes Health & Wellbeing and North Staffs Mind 🤩

They provide amazing mental health support to our customers EVERY SINGLE DAY! 🙌

They arrange wellbeing sessions (including tasty cooking activities and BINGO!) and make a truly positive difference to people impacted by homelessness in Stoke-on-Trent! 👏
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1 week ago
Were always SO grateful for the support of our local Tesco in Hanley 🤩

This week community champion Sally sorted out an AMAZING frozen food donation for our Young Persons Service!

Heres Senior Practitioner Sophie off to share it with our customers 🍲

We're always SO grateful for the support of our local Tesco in Hanley 🤩

This week community champion Sally sorted out an AMAZING frozen food donation for our Young Person's Service!

Here's Senior Practitioner Sophie off to share it with our customers 🍲
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2 weeks ago
Want to help us end homelessness but dont want full-time hours? 

Were looking for a PART-TIME Tenancy Sustainment Officer 🙌

📍 Stoke-on-Trent
💷 £21,726 (pro rata)
⏲ 15 hours per week
📆 Permanent

Help us make homelessness history and apply today!

https://crowd.in/68ssZs

Want to help us end homelessness but don't want full-time hours?

We're looking for a PART-TIME Tenancy Sustainment Officer 🙌

📍 Stoke-on-Trent
💷 £21,726 (pro rata)
⏲ 15 hours per week
📆 Permanent

Help us make homelessness history and apply today!

crowd.in/68ssZs
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2 weeks ago

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