Areas of Work

Everyone needs friendship and conversation. Yet we know that loneliness and social isolation are real issues for lots of people in the UK – of all ages. And the number…
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Asylum seekers have been in Lancashire for some time, and continue to receive a warm welcome in Blackburn, Preston, Burnley and Lancaster.
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Quite simply, the statistics are staggering. One in ten people in England say they have personal experience of homelessness; and the number of people sleeping rough in London has doubled…
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Food poverty is a day-to-day reality for more and more people in the UK. In Lancashire, one in five parents say they have skipped meals so their children could eat.…
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We want our communities to flourish and enjoy life in all its fullness. But, of course, every community is different, and the changes people are looking for will be different…
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People experiencing financial distress, particularly those on low incomes, are often reluctant to talk about their problems or seek help. And the complexity of different financial products, and the benefits…
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Everyone needs friendship and conversation. Yet we know that loneliness and social isolation are real issues for lots of people in the UK – of all ages. And the number…
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The human cost of modern slavery is enormous, affecting individuals (men, women and children) as well as communities. The Church of England’s Clewer Initiative is a means to help churches…
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