Covid-19 Support – Referrals

20th April 2020

Covid-19 Support – Referrals

T.B. contacted the Jesus Centre through the info@ email. Having used our services before, he was inquiring about a food parcel as he was being released from hospital (for acute pancreatitis) and had to self-isolate. As the Support Worker, this was passed on to me. I emailed T.B direct, but got no repl[...]

Support through COVID-19 enabled by the power of Networking

20th April 2020
F.O is an Eastern European from Romania and his English is limited.  He came to the Jesus Centre as street homeless and recently out of employment.  He used our services for showers, clothes, breakfast, postal address, computer and support/advice.   The JCT (Jesus Centre Trust) works with many agencies in the city and F.O was referred […]

How Coventry JCT Helps Andrew

13th January 2020
My name is Andrew Williams.  I am 41 years old.  At this present moment in time I am homeless, jobless (that is due to being medically unfit) and most of the time penniless. I have got there having gone from having everything I wished (within reason).  I came from a happy, settled and comfortable family.  […]

My Life Journey

16th December 2019
I became homeless after I split up with my partner. We had both been badly addicted to drugs and then my youngest son got adopted by my Mum and Dad.  I felt terrible guilt which increased my addiction and led to bad choices. The opportunity to come to Coventry JCT during the time I was […]

Help The Homeless Concert on 23rd November

14th October 2019
Following the success of our Fundraising Concert, we are delighted to let you know we raised £555. Imagine you have no home. Imagine having to carry all your belongings with you wherever you go. Imagine walking around all the time with no-where to get new socks, shoes that fit or the opportunity to cut your […]

Life improvment without drugs

10th July 2019

Kate with her self-initiative changes her way of life and is free from drugs!

I have been sleeping rough and begging for a long time and have had a quite severe drug habit.  It often reached the point where I needed £200 a day to feed the habit.  I hated the lifestyle and some mont[...]