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Emmaus Gloucestershire is <i>more </i>than just a bed for the night. 
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Emmaus Gloucestershire is more than just a bed for the night. 

We offer people who have experienced homelessness with a place to call home for as long as they need it and meaningful work in our social enterprise. Living in a stable environment with the opportunity to gain new skills helps our residents to regain any lost self-esteem and confidence so they can get back on their feet.

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Visit us at any of our five shops across Gloucestershire.
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Visit us at any of our five shops across Gloucestershire.

Our shops are key to the success of our community. Not only does it generate income to maintain our community home of 31, but it gives the people we support with the opportunity to learn new skills and gain valuable work experience.

To support our community, we have shops in Gloucester, Stroud, Cheltenham and Nailsworth all selling quality second-hand items at great prices.

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Support our backpack appeal

We accept donations from the public throughout year for our Backpack Appeal, with donations varying depending on weather.

All donations can be dropped off at any of our five shops across Gloucestershire in opening hours.

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“Emmaus have given me a lifeline to a better future.”

Michael, former Emmaus resident

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