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Cheltenham Housing Aid Centre

We are a small independent charity in Cheltenham providing housing advice to people in need.

It's small charity week! We asked staff member Charmaine Davies what it’s like to work for a small charity. ‘I absolutely love working at CHAC and feel very proud to work for such a wonderful charity. We are very small (but mighty) and that brings its challenges but it also makes us unique and resilient. I work with the most amazing and knowledgeable people and I know we make a big difference to the people we help. Like lots of small charities funding is always a challenge. If you feel you would like to make a donation please visit our website on Thank you:)’ ... See MoreSee Less
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Many people will be enjoying the glorious weather, but for people who are homeless this can bring additional challenges and concerns for their well being. Below is some useful guidance on how you can help:) Please like and share to help raise as much awareness as possible.Visit the StreetLink website: the Shelter Scotland website:[Remember to ask the person's permission before contacting StreetLink on their behalf]Nice out innit?🌞 Most of us appreciate a warm spell as long as there's a bit of a/c but, if you're trapped on the street, hot weather can be a major risk. Just staying safely hydrated and out of the sun is a challenge. So we've put together some ways you can help. Please like 'n share to help raise as much awareness as possible.Visit the StreetLink website: the Shelter Scotland website:[Remember to ask the person's permission before contacting StreetLink on their behalf] ... See MoreSee Less
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CHAC attended a very interesting and stimulating conference organised by the Citizens Advice Bureau looking at 'the state of housing in Gloucestershire'. There was a lot of lively debate and it was great to see so many people who are committed to improving the housing options and provision of housing in Gloucestershire. ... See MoreSee Less
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Meet our wonderful volunteer Wayne BurgessWayne has volunteered for us for many years. Wayne helped design and run our ‘Moving on’ Workshops which were run in supported housing projects in Cheltenham. Having been a previous client of CHAC, Wayne was able to identify with the difficulties that many of our clients face and he was able to share his knowledge and experience with us and existing clients. We are so proud of Wayne and all that he has achieved. He is a huge asset to our team. We look forward to working with Wayne on our new project - 'Next Steps'. Thank you Wayne! ... See MoreSee Less
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Vacancy for Chairperson 2024

Position: Chairperson Location: Cheltenham, United Kingdom Type: Volunteer/Part-time approximately 2-6 hours a month About Us: Cheltenham Housing Aid is a dedicated housing charity committed to providing essential services and support to those in need. We aim to improve housing conditions and ensure everyone can access safe, affordable housing. We seek a highly experienced and motivated individual to join … Read more

CHAC in Numbers 2019

While the latest figures reveal that homelessness continues to rise across the UK, here at Cheltenham Housing Aid Centre (CHAC) is celebrating a successful year helping vulnerable people with housing issues across the town. For the past 30 years, as an independent charity we have provided free advice and support to members of the community, … Read more

Be in with a chance to win £25,000!

CHAC have joined the brand new Cheltenham Lottery! Cheltenham Lottery is an exciting weekly lottery that raises money for good causes (including us) in Cheltenham. All good causes supported by the lottery will benefit Cheltenham and its residents. Play the lottery, support Cheltenham – it’s that simple! Tickets for the lottery cost just £1 per … Read more
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Cheltenham charity hits thirty years of helping homeless

Cheltenham Housing Aid Centre looks for corporate partners in its thirtieth year As a leading independent local charity, Cheltenham Housing Aid Centre, is celebrating its thirty-year anniversary and calling for businesses to further support our work in helping the local housing crisis. Amidst recent reports that one homeless person dies, on average, every 19 hours … Read more