Shortlisted for CSJ Award!

12th October 2015

We're delighted to announce that St Petrock's has been shortlisted for an Award from the Centre of Social Justice based on our teams' success with Private Rent and Support (PRS) clients in maintaining their tenancies.  We will find out later in November whether we've been successful - if we are, we will be awarded £10,000 but more importantly our hardworking Project and PRS teams will enjoy wider recognition of the important role they play in transforming people's lives....

MAXIMUS award

28th September 2015

The first grant to be awarded by, a newly founded trust, the MAXIMUS Foundation UK has been made to St Petrock’s. “The trust is set up to give one-off grants to small community based charities whose work means something to our employees or resonates with what we do as a business,” explains Jude Hartley, administrator of MAXIMUS Foundation UK, “and St Petrock’s was nominated by one of our Exeter employees, Trish Leworthy.” “We were delighted to receive this award of £2,500”, says Mel Hartley, project manager of St Petrock’s, “especially as our proposal for this grant came from an Exeter resident– it’s wonderful to get that kind of recognition. Importantly too, this grant will help us fund our Advice, Housing and Support Service which has seen an increase in demand of 39% over the last 3 years.”    ...