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Belfast charity sees demand for weekly food parcels increase by 40%

Published Monday 2 August 2021, 4:51pm
By James Martin

A Belfast charity has seen a significant rise in food poverty with demand for their weekly food parcels up 40%.

The charity says it has seen an uptake as furlough begins to wind down.

One in five firms say they plan to let staff go after the latest changes to the scheme.

Homelessness: ‘Everybody’s dream is to have their own home at Christmas’

By Emily McGarvey
BBC News NI Published 25 December 2021
While many families will celebrate Christmas in the warmth of their own home, for others, that is a luxury they can only dream of this year.

Online Shopping

Walk INN Charity Shop – Online Shopping Either you are buying for yourself, families or friends, donating and supporting us, you will be making a very big impact toward our work of practically supporting the homeless and families in crisis with food through our food bank, accommodation through our shelter, job training, benefits / homeless…
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Start a Food bank

Join Us To Start a Food bank People like you wanting to support the most vulnerable in our local community always make a big difference. We are creating a partnership of local food bank in Belfast And Lisburn as we understand that you are the best placed to understand local needs, and we will provide…
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Supporting The Homeless Is Easy With These Ideas

We don’t just hand out items and walk away, we build a relationship to really help homeless people. We have a comprehensive plan to address homelessness includes programs to prevent homelessness before it starts and programs to support people already experiencing homelessness. Prevention is much less costly than dealing with the complications of long-term homelessness.…
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How to set up a fundraising page

Our guide to setting up your online fundraising page Below you will find everything you need to know about online charity donation pages and how to set one up. It’s really simple to use and an effective way to generate donations easily. Why use a charity donation website? It’s safe and secure. The convenience and…
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Emergency Accommodation And Service Expansion Funding Appeal

EMERGENCY ACCOMMODATION MODULE TO HELP TACKLE HOMELESSNESS Building an Emergency Accommodation for the Homeless, Storage Unit and Food Bank, to help keep our homeless off the streets The objective of this module is to develop the life skills of homeless people to prepare them for independent living. The content includes budgeting skills, opening a bank…
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Food Insecurity Project

2020 and 2021 was an unprecedented year. Through these two years our Walk INN Food Bank was able to support the vulnerable people in our community with Free Food, Hygiene Products etc…. We have giving out 6871 Free meals in 2021 to those in need in our community over the year and we will continue…
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We Gave Out 100 Bags Of Free Whole Turkey This Christmas

Today 25th 2021 Christmas Day We gave out 100 bags of Free Whole Turkey, bags of potatoes, Vegetables, fruits etc.. to Families and individuals in support of their needs this Christmas. We are all in difficult situation, many people are lacking basic necessities such as food. Despite a lot of encouragement, despite political freedoms and…
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You May Be Homeless But You Are Not Faceless – Merry Christmas

2021 has been a difficult year for everyone and more so for those without a roof over their heeds. Our friends on the streets were amazed to receive Christmas gifts from our charity even though that they may be homeless they are not faceless. These are pictures of some of our friends that received Christmas…
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