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10th Big Bath Sleep-Out launches

10 January 2019

Are you seeking to challenge yourself this year? Are you looking for something you can get your friends involved in? Then sign up to Julian House’s 10th Big Bath Sleep-Out. We’re challenging you, your family, friends and work colleagues to ditch the comfort of your bed and sleep out for just one night under the… Read More

Client Update

20 December 2018

Barney was sleeping rough in West Dorset for 2 years and drinking heavily for much of this time. The outreach team in Dorset got to know him over this period and were able to build up some trust – Barney has had extremely traumatic incidents in his life and finds it difficult to put his… Read More

Local Charities Day

11 December 2018

Friday 14th December is Local Charities day, an initiative set up to encourage people to support the local charities that make a difference on their door steps.  Julian House has many life changing projects across the South West of the UK, supporting some of the most marginalised members of society. Click here to find out… Read More

It’s never too late to start again

10 December 2018

After nearly 30 years of drug abuse Phil turned his life around – now he has a full-time job at Julian House and says every day is a reminder of how far he’s come. “My parents divorced when I was 13. I started hanging out with the wrong crowd, drinking and smoking dope. Before I… Read More

Nightstop Success

6 December 2018

Before we met Ben he was living with his mother but unfortunately their relationship broke down due to his mental health issues and behaviour. He was diagnosed with Rage Disorder after becoming verbally aggressive and breaking objects in her home. The police had been called after incidents leading to him receiving a restraining order and having to attend probation. He could not… Read More

Hardy souls sleep out to support homeless

27 November 2018

An amber weather warning didn’t stop 83 hardy souls from sleeping out on Friday night as they took part in the Big Exeter Sleep-Out. The event, which took place at St James’ Park, was organised to raise awareness and funds for Julian House. Although the participants were only sleeping out for one night one of… Read More

Client progress

26 November 2018

The following was written by a client from one of our supported housing projects. My whole life has been based around alcohol, drugs and violence, I never knew what emotions were like or experienced any in my drinking days. I knew if I carried on living like this, I would end up in prison or… Read More

Extra Beds Available

21 November 2018

Over the winter months Julian House will be providing 20 extra bed spaces for rough sleepers. Extra Government funding has allowed Julian House to provide 20 extra bed spaces during the most difficult period of the year for rough sleepers.  These will be based in the basement of Manvers St Baptist Church – next door to… Read More

Client success

15 November 2018

Darren came to Exeter from Newton Abbot at the end 2015. When the team first encountered him on the streets they offered him the chance to return to Newton Abbot but he declined because he was fleeing drug debts. From that moment onwards he engaged minimally with the team and rarely accepted a hot drink… Read More