The community is supported by our charity shops selling second-hand furniture and goods.

The shops are run by Emmaus Hull companions, giving them a sense of purpose and helping to restore self-esteem, which can be eroded when someone experiences homelessness.

Emmaus in the UK

Emmaus in the UK

There are 29 Emmaus communities right around the UK providing a home and meaningful work to previously homeless men and women. The first community was opened in 1991 in Cambridge and Emmaus has since spread nationwide.

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