2017

2017 manifesto round up

25 May, 2017

The UK is going to polls in the general election on Thursday 8 June.

Whoever forms the next governm…

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'A vital safety net': the Co-op Bank joins Centrepoint in Manchester

16 June, 2017

Centrepoint began working in Manchester early in 2017, supporting vulnerable 16-25 year olds in the …

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Centrepoint urges government to provide meaningful support for all homeless people, as Homelessness Reduction Bill becomes law

27 April, 2017

Centrepoint has welcomed the Homelessness Reduction Bill, which today becomes an Act of Parliament.

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Centrepoint's unique model of support is now available to young people in Manchester

10 February, 2017

Centrepoint has expanded to Manchester by merging with The Young People’s Support Foundation (YPSF).…

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Centrepoint's unique model of support is now available to young people with complex needs

10 February, 2017

Centrepoint is expanding its work to a new region, and will now be offering specialised support to y…

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Ellie Goulding takes to the trading floor to raise money for homeless young people

12 September, 2017

Pop superstar Ellie Goulding became City trader this week, helping to raise more than £50,000 for ho…

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Financial instability damages opportunities for care leavers

30 October, 2017

The Children's Society works with vulnerable care leavers across the country. Like Centrepoint, we s…

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Four hostels for Sunderland’s homeless young people are at risk of closure

28 February, 2017

Sunderland City Council has announced it would not be renewing funding for Centrepoint’s vital local…

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'Hello, this is William at Centrepoint...'

13 February, 2017

This morning our Patron HRH The Duke of Cambridge joined us to launch the Centrepoint Helpline - the…

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Housing benefit cuts risk more homelessness

06 March, 2017

The Government has announced its decision to remove some 18 to 21 year olds’ entitlement to housing …

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HRH the Duke of Cambridge chats about employment with homeless young people

11 January, 2017

The Duke of Cambridge has begun the New Year with a visit to a Centrepoint hostel to chat about the …

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Six reasons why leaving care sometimes isn’t the step forward it should be

18 July, 2017

Young people leaving care are some of the most vulnerable in society. Without support from parents, …

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Street footballers from across Europe take to the field again in Manchester

15 November, 2017

The European Street Football Festival returned to Manchester with the goal of inspiring positive cha…

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Supporters swap their bed for a sleeping bag at Sleep Out

17 November, 2017

Sleepers from across the country have been roughing it for one night to help give homeless young peo…

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Young homeless people put Leeds Rhinos players through their paces

27 September, 2017

Leeds Rhinos rugby league players Jordan Baldwinson and Josh Walters were put through their paces by…

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