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COVID-19 Appeal
This is a really tough time for us

COVID-19 Appeal

Our charity provides a home and support to 42 people who have previously been homeless or experienced social exclusion. It is imperative we do all we can to keep them safe and to keep a roof over their heads. The current situation poses a significant risk to us and a donation from you will help us to continue this vital work during the current COVID-19 crisis and beyond.

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The Emmaus difference

Emmaus Village Carlton is a homelessness charity based in north Bedfordshire offering active support to formerly homeless people. We provide a real workable alternative to homelessness, offering people a home, as well as meaningful work in our social enterprise.

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Emmaus stories

“It is fantastic to be here. You get an ensuite room, good food, and a staff team always ready to listen and give support. It’s brilliant and you can’t believe your luck.”

Michael, current companion

“When I think back, I had nothing and now I’ve got my life back.”

Dean, who used to be supported by Emmaus

“Emmaus helped me get back on my own two feet and I’ll always be grateful.”

Nigel, who used to be supported by Emmaus

“Emmaus Village Carlton is a friendly place to volunteer. I like to meet new people so I soon found that I really enjoy serving customers on the shop tills.”

Marjorie, volunteer