Re-opening as freezing temperatures set in

27th February 2018

St Petrock's is re-opening every evening during this period of freezing temperatures, to provide an opportunity for some of the city's rough sleepers to come in and bed down for the night, as part of Exeter City Council's Severe Weather Emergency Provision, which came into effect on Thurs March 22nd.  Re-opening in the early evening, up to 10 rough sleepers are able to access the centre for hot snacks/drinks and a warm and safe environment. Exeter's Express & Echo interviewed clients for this article https://goo.gl/JWyEQ6....

BBC Spotlight features new mental health service

12th January 2018

Our new mental health service which runs on Friday mornings with clinical psychologist, Dr Adam Morgan, was featured as part of BBC Spotlight's programme on January 3rd 2018.  This service was funded by a local supporter fundraising group, The Albert Trust and Exeter Dispensary  Fund and match-funded by the Clare Milne Trust. [video width="848" height="480" mp4="http://stpetrocks.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/WhatsApp-Video-2018-01-05-at-09.35.42.mp4"][/video]...

CSR support from Sitel

12th January 2018

Back in April '17, following a visit to St Petrock's, the staff at Sitel's Exeter office decided to support our work and spent the following 10 months fundraising.  Their enthusiasm and commitment to raise funds for a small, local charity working with vulnerable individuals in the city resulted in a generous donation of £5,100....