Demand for services remains high

20th April 2017

Our stats for the number of visits to our centre illustrate how demand for our centre services remains high.  ...

Exeter Sitel office pledges support

5th April 2017

Employees of Exeter's Sitel office have voted for St Petrock's to be their nominated charity for 2017.  Site Director Matt Clevedon and a group from the employee forum visited our centre recently to learn more about our work and how they could best help. Sitel is a  world leader in outsourced customer experience management and has approximately 600 employees in Exeter.  A £10 employee challenge is being discussed as a possible fun way for staff to fundraise at work, by providing desk cake and clothing sales as well as undertaking paid tasks for colleagues eg providing a lunch/car washing....

Local YBS office helps with donation of £400

22nd March 2017

The Exeter office of Yorkshire Building Society (YBS) has provided a donation of £400 towards a new laptop for St Petrock's centre.  As part of its support for the nationwide campaign to End Youth Homelessness, the local YBS office decided to make a donation request to head office, following a visit to our centre. "We're very grateful to our local YBS office for sourcing this funding," said Mel Hartley, project manager. "Laptops provide a vital link for clients to keep in touch with family and friends as well as look for work and accommodation and are always in much demand."...