Wintercomfort supports those who are rough sleeping with a free cooked breakfast and washing facilities. We also provide advice and support on all welfare issues, deliver learning and work development, and we provide a recreational programme designed to improve self-esteem.

Food4Food is our catering social enterprise which provides buffet meals to local businesses and organisations. Volunteering with Food4Food, enables our service users to learn catering skills and gain qualifications.

The John Lewis and Partners Foundation has provided a grant of £18,750 to provide catering training to at least 60 homeless and jobless individuals. This will enable them to learn new skills with the aim of securing paid employment and achieving a more independent lifestyle.

This story was first published in May 2019 May 31 2019