Monthly Archives: April 2011

Why Do We Do It?

Billy O’Brien – Outreach Worker I had a very satisfying and productive couple of shifts on Outreach in Central London this week. It really hit home why we go out in the rain, hail, snow and on occasions boiling sun. … Continue reading

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The Secret Millionaire

Angela Protain – Day Centre Manager Had a phone call from Don today. Who on earth is Don?  Two years ago Don tricked me into believing that he was an unemployed potential volunteer when in fact he was from the … Continue reading

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Behind the Scenes

Vian Al -Gailani – Admin Coordinator/Telephonist As an admin coordinator/telephonist, every day is different at CSTM. One day I can be doing data entry, the next creating a whole new Intranet site. The admin side of things are pretty straightforward … Continue reading

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The A-Z of Homelessness

Wyn Newman – User Involvement & Development Manager This afternoon I helped Chris Andrew with her Touchbase Group. Chris is producing amazing things with young people in this group. The project is to produce an A-Z of homelessness for young … Continue reading

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Stress Workshop Update

Wyn Newman – User Involvement & Development Manager Now that Elena has transferred to the Advice and Housing Team I am looking after the Art Room on Wednesday mornings. It feels good being back in the art room for a … Continue reading

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Strandlines Project

Wyn Newman – User Involvement & Development Manager On Friday Angela, Ben and I met with Clare Brant and Hope Wolf to talk about the Strandlines Project and ways we can continue working with Kings College in the future. For … Continue reading

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Planning the Art Show

Wyn Newman – User Involvement & Development Manager Yesterday we held a planning meeting for our Art Exhibition in June. We really try to make each one a bit different, and this time we are looking at ways to get … Continue reading

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Short but Sweet on the Census

Wyn Newman – User Involvement & Development Manager People from the Census were here this morning to complete it with people who sleep on the streets. They completed 34 during the morning. Everyone taking part was entered into a prize … Continue reading

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