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Feel Good Do Good!

Published on Wednesday 06 December 2017

  English Heritage are joining SPEAR to help raise money Come and celebrate the winter solstice and Christmas in Marble Hill Park Where? Marble Hill Park  When? Saturday 16th December Time?  7.30am - 9.30am.   Drop in to…

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Oh Baubles, Here comes Christmas!

Published on Sunday 05 November 2017

 SPEAR Bauble Although it seems a long way off we are already making plans for Christmas. Last year so many of our supporters had so much fun showing their creativity we’re bringing the #SPEARBauble back…

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Published on Monday 16 October 2017

SPEAR are supporting the Museum of Richmond’s Poverty Exhibition which is the latest temporary exhibition which investigates the history of poverty in Richmond during the period of 1600-1948, from the point of view of the…

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Published on Wednesday 11 October 2017

Are you  a private landlord in need of a new tenant? Would you like to help local residents who have suffered homelessness? If so we would love to hear from you. Please get in touch with…

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Could you help with Street Count 2017?

Published on Monday 02 October 2017

What is Street Count? Street Count is a nationally coordinated annual event that aims to provide a snapshot of the number of homeless people sleeping rough across the UK. The Street Count feeds into the…

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Donate your left-over currency from abroad to SPEAR

Published on Sunday 01 October 2017

Here is a great (and easy!) opportunity to help SPEAR in our campaign to support people from homelessness to independence. Currency exchange  leftovercurrency.com, enables our supporters to donate their foreign currency from holidays and trips abroad directly…

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SPEAR Commissioned to Help Rough Sleepers in Five SW London Boroughs

Published on Wednesday 20 September 2017

    SPEAR is delighted to announce that they have been commissioned over the next two years to help rough sleepers across five South West London boroughs and find new solutions to prevent homelessness. The funding has been granted…

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Richmond Rough Sleeping Analysis

Published on Wednesday 20 September 2017

Rough Sleepers Verified and Resettled SPEAR verified 105 new rough sleepers between April and Dec 2016, which is approximately the same as in the same period in the previous year. More of these rough sleepers…

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Homeless Healthlink Service awarded Big Lottery Funding

Published on Tuesday 19 September 2017

PRESS RELEASE New funding to help homeless people in Richmond and Kingston Homelessness charity SPEAR has been awarded a grant from Big Lottery Fund to help homeless people to improve their health. The grant will fund the…

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Our Patron, CEO and Trustees

Published on Monday 18 September 2017

The featured image is of Jack Stephen – Chair of SPEAR OUR PATRON SIR VINCE CABLE Having supported SPEAR for many years, The Rt Hon Sir Vince Cable.  was appointed  Patron in 2016. Sir Vince Cable was the…

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