News

This is where we keep you up to date with all of our news, share case studies and opinions.

 

9th November

Tom's Running for Simon on the Streets!

In January, Tom, our overworked admin, communications and volunteer coordinator will be leaving us to embark on a 12-month adventure travelling the world. Tom has been with us, helping to drive the charity hub for the past 25 months, both in a volunteer and full-time capacity and he will most certainly be sorely missed by us all.

25th October

Sleep with Simon 2017

The 28th September was our main annual sleep out at the Tilt Yard of the Armouries and what a fantastic event it was. We had 92 sleepers attend which is an excellent turnout and I am quite safe saying

25th October

XMAS Draw!

As our thoughts turn to spending the festive season with our families and friends, the team at Simon on the Streets is planning a Christmas Prize Draw to raise money to support the homeless and vulner

6th October

Case Study - James

I have been supporting James* since March 2017, when I first met him at a food provision. He was rough sleeping in Bradford and had just been released from prison. He was begging in the town centre and wanted to stay away from the temptation of relapsing back onto heroin and crack. But he soon relapsed and I was concerned about his health and risk of reoffending.

12th July

Case Study - John

This month’s case study is about ‘John’, a 42 year old man from Bradford who has effectively lived on the streets since he was 14 years old.