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Welcome to the Julian House Newsletter

Your support is important to us so we hope our monthly newsletters will keep you updated on how your involvement is crucial to the development and smooth running of all our services.

New domestic violence and abuse accommodation opens for male and LGBT clients and families. 

As the sole provider of domestic abuse refuge accommodation across BANES, Julian House works hard to support some of the most vulnerable people in our society. We tailor our supported accommodation to suit the various needs of our clients. This ensures we can help as many people as possible escaping domestic abuse, including those with young and teenage children. Many people believe domestic abuse only affects women, with many UK service providers and charities only offering support to females. However, this is not the case. Anyone can be a victim of domestic abuse and that’s why we’ve opened a special facility to also help males and LGBT+ victims. We’re currently supporting our first male victim and his two young children. This is a fully funded contracted service on behalf of the local authority.

You can find out more about all of our domestic abuse services here



Hairdresser offers free cuts to homeless clients.
Eddie Street Cuts, run by Eddie Ilic has been visiting our Manvers Street Hostel to give some of our clients a well deserved pampering. Eddie himself has battled with his own addictions and now brings a valuable service to the community and people who don’t often get the opportunity to relax and enjoy a haircut.
Read Eddie’s full story here

We have a number of places available for Prudential Ride London on August 4th. Whether your challenge is taking on the 100 mile or 46 mile route we will support you along the way to reach your goals and smash your fundraising targets! Deadline for entries is 31st May.
Find out more
The See Change Colour Fun Run is back again for 2019, join us at Oldbury Court Estate for a 5KM race like no other. On the 15th June you can run, skip, walk or run the beautiful route while being covered in coloured paint. Get involved with friends or family and raise funds for vulnerable people in Bristol.

This event is organised by See Change, which is our local name in Bristol.

Find out more

Invitation to VIP Exhibition launch

As a friend and supporter of Julian House, we would like to invite you to a VIP launch of Reflect Us Exhibition, during the Clerkenwell Design Week on Tuesday 21st May. Julian House is delighted to be the beneficiary of this special exhibition and we would be delighted if you were able to join us at the VIP launch event. 

Reflect Us is an exhibition created by a supporter of Julian House, Beau Kerouac, who is passionate about changing the way we think about homelessness. After the exhibition a percentage of the sale of the individual exhibits will come to Julian House. You can read more about the exhibition here

Beau’s other current project https://ayearoutdoors.com/ will also benefit Julian House

See invitation here
Please RSVP to cathy.adcock@julianhouse.org.uk

Venue: Fabric, 77A Charterhouse St, Farringdon, London EC1M 6HJ

We want to say a huge thank-you to everyone who took part in the Big Bath Sleep-Out earlier this year. The event had a brilliant turn out with over 300 people sleeping in Alice Park and raising over £50,000!


Thank you also to all our runners who took part in the Bath Half Marathon in March. Places will be available soon for the 2020 event.

We have lots events planned for the year ahead. Find out how you can get involved here.

Jobs and Volunteer roles