Community group related articles

  1. 29/04/2020

    A parish church office in North Staffordshire has become a hub of community coordination after launching a helpline for those who can’t leave home.

  2. 25/06/2020

    A community café run from a church in Leeds has been named a #LocalLegend thanks to an award from the Leeds Civic Trust.

  3. 13/05/2020

    A church in Eastbourne has become a radically different kind of church since the UK lockdown.

  4. 14/05/2020

    Parish churches on Alston Moor have been delivering essentials to residents across the North Pennines since the coronavirus pandemic lockdown began in March.

  5. 01/05/2020

    A vicar has spearheaded a rapid response to the coronavirus crisis, leading a major community effort to support those isolated or housebound because of Covid-19.

  6. 24/02/2020

    Two competitions aimed at helping local churches to support people in housing need – from advocacy and advice for vulnerable tenants to ‘micro-housing’ schemes on church land – are launched today by the Archbishop of Canterbury’s Commission on Housing, Church and Community.

  7. 12/05/2020

    Several Devon churches have become busy hubs despite being closed for public worship after stepping-up to host foodbanks.

  8. 05/05/2020

    Exeter Cathedral needle workers have swapped vestments for NHS scrubs in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

  9. 28/04/2020

    A food bank founded by a church has seen demand surge by 500 per cent during lockdown as elderly and vulnerable people unable to get to shops because of shielding and self-isolating receive help.

  10. 05/11/2018

    NEWS / More than 33,000 social action projects are run or supported by churches, according to figures setting out for the first time the full scale of the Church's service to communities.