At Emmaus Leicestershire & Rutland, formerly homeless people and people at risk of homelessness find a place where they can enjoy companionship and support.

We offer a home

We currently have space to accommodate 16 people at our accommodation ‘Elm Lea’ in Hinckley, Leicestershire. Everyone has their own room and private bathroom whilst living in the community, as well as many large communal areas where they can socialise.

We offer work

All companions (people we’re supporting) work full time and there is work for everyone. Our three charity shops in Hinckley and Melton Mowbray provide a commercial setting where skills can be learned in a friendly atmosphere.

We offer a new beginning

Emmaus offers homeless people a fresh start in life with the support of the community around them. They can stay as long as they wish and are offered opportunities to acquire skills. Some stay for only a few months in order to get themselves back on their feet before returning to independent living, but for others Emmaus will become their permanent home. If a companion wants to move on, he or she will be assisted to find accommodation and work.

Can we help you?

Can we help you?

Are you or is someone you know homeless/at risk of homelessness? Find out more about joining our community.

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Support our homelessness charity

Support our homelessness charity

There are many ways you can help us continue our vital work: visit our charity shops, donate your unwanted items for resale, donate money online, raise funds for us or volunteer with us.

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