Emmaus Oxford provides active support to 28 formerly homeless people. We offer a real, alternative solution to homelessness that works; providing people with a home for as long as they need it and meaningful work in one of our social enterprises where they gaining valuable experience, new skills and a route into independence.
During the COVID-19 lockdown, our store was closed for three months but the support we provided to the people at Emmaus continued. In this video, Darren, who is a companion at Emmaus Oxford, talks about his lockdown experience and gives thanks to everyone who has supported us throughout this time.
Formerly homeless man Terryl shares his honest account of homelessness, his experience of night shelters, and how Emmaus Oxford helped him turn his life around.