Posts Categorized: Projects

CRASH helps transform a homelessness day centre in Cambridge

CRASH is delighted that the building works at Wintercomfort for the homeless are now complete thanks to the dedication, perseverance and hard-work of CRASH Patrons BAM Construct UK and Imtech and a number of CRASH supporters. Wintercomfort for the homeless is a busy day centre in Cambridge that supports men and women who are homeless by… Read more »


CRASH is thrilled to announce that the new car park at St Catherine’s Hospice is complete thanks to CRASH Patrons, led by Arcadis and Hanson. Over the course of the last year, St Catherine’s Hospice cared for around 2,000 adults living with terminal illness in Sussex and Surrey as well as their families and carers…. Read more »

CRASH HELPS: Rennie Grove Hospice Care

‘‘When you are diagnosed with a life-limiting illness your life is thrown into complete turmoil so attending support sessions at Rennie Grove Hospice Care is hugely beneficial and having the ability to park removes the stress and anxiety associated with trying to get to the appointment on time. It is the simple things that make… Read more »

CRASH HELPS: Edinburgh Cyrenians

CRASH HELPS: EDINBURGH CYRENIANS  Edinburgh Cyrenians’ Cook School, which supports people who are homeless, has been transformed thanks to the generosity and dedication of CRASH Patrons, led by A-Plant, Arcadis, British Gypsum, Buildbase, Dulux Trade and Mott Macdonald. Prue Leith, famous restaurateur, opened the new kitchen:  ”I am delighted to open this superbly equipped Cook… Read more »

Completed Project: Blyth Star Enterprises

Completed Project: Blyth Star Enterprises CRASH is delighted to announce the completion of two new apartments at Blyth Star Enterprises thanks to the generosity and dedication of CRASH Patrons: British Gypsum, Knauf Insulation, Dulux Trade and CRASH supporters: Lucion Environmental, Altro and Howdens Joinery Co. Based in Northumberland, Blyth Star Enterprises seeks to help people… Read more »

Completed Project: Ben’s Centre

Project Completion: Ben’s Centre CRASH is delighted to announce the transformation of Ben’s Centre thanks to the generosity and support of CRASH Patrons: Imtech, Arcadis, AECOM, Dulux Trade, Hilti and a number of CRASH supporters. Ben’s Centre is a drop-in centre and outreach service which supports some of the most vulnerable people within Sheffield’s homeless… Read more »

CRASH Patrons Reflect on an eye opening visit to Emmaus Village Carlton

Emmaus Village Carlton (EVC) is a homelessness charity based in North Bedfordshire.  Emmaus provides a real workable alternative to homelessness, offering people a home, support and companionship, and meaningful work in their onsite social enterprises as a route out of homelessness for the residents – called Companions. CRASH and our Patron Companies have worked with… Read more »

Edinburgh Cyrenians Project Now On-Site

Work is now underway in Scotland to help homelessness charity Cyrenians transform their Good Food programme depots. Situated in the industrial area of Leith, Cyrenians’ Good Food programme runs cooking classes for people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness and offers work and trainee placements. The charity also runs the FareShare Food Redistribution… Read more »

Independent Living for Single Homeless Adults

Based in Northumberland, Blyth Star Enterprises seek to help disadvantaged and vulnerable people, a significant number of whom have severe and enduring mental health issues, in major transitions in their lives. The charity delivers 24 hour high support accommodation to seven people through their residential rehabilitation unit and help more than 70 people in their… Read more »