NCS and MFC Foundation Project provides excellent support

Community Campus ‘87 would like to say a big thank you to the National Citizens Service and the Middlesbrough FC foundation for providing us with support and funding with homeless people on a project on Borough Road.  In addition to funding and donations including soft furnishings we also had the chance to work with a … Read moreNCS and MFC Foundation Project provides excellent support

Music Taster Day at St Mary’s Centre in Middlesbrough

On the 21st February 2017 Community Campus 87 facilitated a Music Taster Day at St Mary’s Centre in Middlesbrough. Parissa Zarifi from Musinc originally approached us with the idea with the goal of engaging homeless young people.  We at Community Campus saw this an excellent and unique opportunity for young people to try, engage in … Read moreMusic Taster Day at St Mary’s Centre in Middlesbrough

Teesside University – Exploring Homelessness

Helen Cartwright a student at Teesside University approached Community Campus as part of her Journalism course as she wanted to explore Homelessness in Middlesbrough.  We arranged for her to speak to young people who have previously been homeless and to talk about their experiences, reason for homelessness, how this made them feel and where they … Read moreTeesside University – Exploring Homelessness

BSHF Study

Community Campus’ work has been highlighted in a national case study from the British and Social Housing Foundation – Community-led housing and young people: solutions to youth homelessness.

LandAid

Every day of every year, thousands of young people in the UK face homelessness. Many are forced to sleep in cheap B&Bs, or worse still, on the streets. LandAid, the property industry charity, is trying to change this. It brings together remarkable businesses and individuals from across the property industry to support projects that deliver … Read moreLandAid

Locality Conference

The conference focused on community assets – the people, places and spaces which make neighbourhoods thrive. The programme was packed with expert-led workshops, inspiring visits, top level speakers and outstanding master classes.  The event opened with a key note speech from John McDonnell and ended with a question and answer session with Michael Heseltine and Hazel … Read moreLocality Conference

Locality visit to Leicester

Action Homeless Leicester; held many similarities to Community Campus, refurbishing empty properties, though on a lease model rather than purchase due to higher property prices in Leicester, and provide support and a range of engagement activities with their service users.  Action Homeless face similar challenges to CC87 – increasing demand for services, the detrimental impact … Read moreLocality visit to Leicester

Christmas Lunch 2016

Alex, Apprentice Tenant Support Worker in our Stockton project has put this short film together of our annual Christmas lunch for past, present and future service users. We thought the film would be perfect way to thank all those people and organisations who  gave so generously to make the event happen with special thanks to Middlesbrough football … Read moreChristmas Lunch 2016