Stats to start the New Year

14th January 2016

It's always good to start the New Year with positives and our Private Rented Service team and Housing Advice teaming HMP Exeter have certainly set the ball rolling. From April '15, our PRS team accommodated and supported 25 individuals in and around the Exeter area and, 10 months on, 24 are still maintaining their tenancies.  In HMP Exeter, our Housing team managed to find accommodation for 84% of offenders, with sentences under 12 months, prior to release in November and for 83% in December - over achieving their Key Performance Target (KPT) of 80%.  ...

Centre for Social Justice Award!

25th November 2015

St Petrock’s won a prestigious Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) Award for its effective and innovative ways of working with some of the hardest to reach people, at the CSJ 2015 Awards event held in Westminster, last night. See the CSJ film of our work which was shown at the Awards - The Centre of Social Justice, a Westminster think tank which advises Government on policy regarding a variety of entrenched social issues, holds an annual awards event to provide an opportunity for grassroots charities around the country to showcase their work and impact to a high profile audience and a chance to receive £10,000 prize money. St Petrock’s, one of 8 charities to win an award this year, was sponsored to attend the Awards event by The Porters’ Trust. Speaking after receiving the CSJ Award, Mel Hartley, project manager of St Petrock’s, said, ...