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Step Up and Share – an Investor’s Story

September 12, 2018BlogNews

Browsing through a magazine, Richard did not expect that he would be prompted to by a second home.   But an article, which focused on Hope into Action, had a sentence that gave him a whole new perspective on his savings Ed Walker was quoted as saying we’re called to steward not just our giving but Read More …

Summer Socials – Cambridge

August 7, 2018BlogNews

Each week we will be highlighting an event that’s been hosted in one of our cities over the Summer. We love doing life with our tenants and supporters, so here’s a little insight into what that looks like. To celebrate everything Hope Into Action has been doing in Cambridge, the team hosted a celebration service Read More …

Outcomes Week 2018

July 2, 2018BlogNews

  I can remember well, almost exactly 8 years ago, opening our first home. We did it believing (hoping) that churches can do brilliant and genuinely holistic outreach. As more and more churches join us, I am often asked if Hope into Action’s mission will become diluted. Well I am, once again, delighted and proud Read More …

Hope into Action: A Church Volunteer’s Perspective

June 15, 2018BlogNews

Some Context In today’s blog, we thought it would be good to give you some insight into how churches view their involvement with Hope into Action. Perhaps you are looking to connect your church with us, or you are wondering why it’s even necessary to partner with another organisation. Or maybe you are just curious Read More …

A Note of Thanks

May 10, 2018BlogNews

Thanks for All your Support! This time last year we were requesting prayers for our financial situation. With a deficit in the year ending 04/17, this was the biggest financial challenge Hope into Action had faced. Our main concern was that we would have to halt our programme of opening new homes and working with Read More …

Making Church Accessible to the Poor

April 20, 2018News

A Note from Martin Charlesworth It was a great pleasure to join the Hope into Action team for the annual conference in Peterborough in March. I have been linked to Hope into Action for a few years and Ed has run a stand at several conferences run by the organisation I lead – “Jubilee+” (see Read More …

Stop and Pray: Offering a safe home and hope.

September 22, 2015EventsNewsNews Archive

  We are really thrilled here in Peterborough, to have moved in 2 young women, one into a shared house, and the other into a family home, together with her 6 children!   What is so thrilling is that they have both settled in really quickly and are really making their places feel like home. Read More …

Over 150 turn up to Hope into Action Thanks Giving service in Peterborough.

September 21, 2015EventsNewsNews Archive

  Hope into Action, the award winning Peterborough homeless charity which provides homes in partnership with local churches, hosted a thanks giving service last night at CSK Church in Hampton, Peterborough. Over 150 people, including the Mayor and Mayoress, enjoyed inspiring stories from former homeless people who now live in Hope into Action homes. Hope Read More …

Come be part of a DVD on homelessness…

July 21, 2015NewsNews Archive

Norwich Hope Into Action are filming @ St Stephen’s Church THIS SATURDAY (25th July). We will be doing detached outreach from 10 until 12 and then filming at the Church from 12 until 3pm. We welcome anyone with a story, experience or viewpoint on the issue of homelessness. This project has been kindly funded by Read More …

Sally’s Story

June 11, 2015EventsNewsNews Archive

Sally (name changed due to confidentiality) came to Hope into Action straight from residential rehabilitation. She had suffered from alcoholism, anxiety and depression for many years and there were no other housing alternatives open to her due to arrears and previous evictions. Sally continued to access counselling and group work at the rehab and was Read More …