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Sainsbury’s Christmas appeal to help us support homeless

A Sainsbury's branch has launched it's in-store Christmas appeal to collect goods for Arch. The Newcastle-under-Lyme store is encouraging shoppers to buy something extra this festive season, such as some gloves, toiletries or tinned food, for Arch's supported housing. The goods will go directly to customers supported by the charity, who are homeless or at risk of [...]

December 5th, 2018|News|

Local business volunteers to makeover Victoria Place garden space

A Stoke based ICT consultancy firm swapped keyboards for paintbrushes last week, as they volunteered to liven up the fences and walls around Arch’s supported housing scheme, Victoria Place. Eight staff from Risual spent the day repainting the outside garden walls for the scheme that supports people impacted by homelessness. Cornerstone Builders Staffordshire donated a [...]

November 26th, 2018|News|

Arch’s Girl Power helps raise self esteem at sixth form college

Arch have partnered up with a local sixth form college to help raise self-esteem and healthy relationships education of young women. The Girl Power programme worked with seven female students at the City of Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form College. The group had weekly two-hour sessions, which covered topics such as consent, life goals and healthy relationships. [...]

April 27th, 2018|News|

Happy 1st Birthday to Victoria Place

A scheme that supports people to live independently in Stoke-on-Trent, is celebrating its 1st birthday. Victoria Place, ran by local charity Arch, is kicking off the celebrations with a BBQ for all their customers. In the past year, the service has supported 43 people, who have various complex issues, such as mental health problems, drug [...]

April 26th, 2018|News|

Arch chosen for Hanley Economic’s charities of the year

We've been chosen as one of Hanley Economic Building Society’s charities of the year. The building society will be supporting the work Arch do to prevent homelessness in North Staffordshire, which includes providing single and shared accommodation with support to gain the day-to-day skills to live independently. Sarah Forshaw, Operations Manager for homelessness, housing and complex [...]

March 29th, 2018|News|

Innovative approach to tackling homelessness launches in Stoke-on-Trent

Arch, together with Brighter Futures and VOICES, have launched a new project to help tackle homelessness in Stoke-on-Trent. The Housing First project will see homeless people given a home as soon as possible, and then build tailored support around that.  With more and more people struggling to survive on our streets, it is hoped this [...]

March 22nd, 2018|News|

New support service for male victims of domestic abuse

We have launched a new support service for male victims of domestic abuse. The Sunrise Centre, funded by the Big Lottery, has provided similar support for females who have left an abusive relationship for 5 years. This will now be available to males for the first time. It is estimated that 1 in 6 men [...]

March 21st, 2018|News|

The Duchess of Cornwall meets Arch domestic abuse staff and survivors

Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Cornwall, visited Royal Stoke University Hospital to learn about the vital role our Independent Domestic Violence Advisors (IDVAs) and the health sector plays in tackling domestic abuse. The Duchess met our front line staff, as well as staff from SafeLives, alongside survivors who spoke of their experiences of domestic [...]

November 29th, 2017|News|

Buy a Lyme Lottery ticket – support Arch – WIN big!!

Lyme Lottery is a weekly lottery raising money for good causes in Newcastle under Lyme. Arch has a page where you can buy tickets and raise money for Elizabeth House – our domestic abuse refuge in Newcastle under Lyme. Elizabeth House offers accommodation and a place of safety for women, men, and children affected by [...]

September 7th, 2017|News|

Local young people gather to celebrate achievements

A project giving a voice to young people and funding to develop their own ideas closed with an awards celebration last week. Shout Out Stoke, run by Arch and funded by the Big Lottery Fund, enabled young people to participate in local government and business. It also awarded nearly £24k to teens in the city [...]

August 17th, 2017|News|

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