Bringing hope where there is despair
To support, encourage and assist homeless and social exclusion people, regardless of background, to improve their lives, by equipping them with skills sustain tenancies, employment and integration into the wider community.
Whitechapel values diversity and as such recognises that Community Members (Community Members are defined as any person who benefits from any services of The Whitechapel Mission as a participant in any of our programmes) come from a diverse range of cultural, ethnic and religious backgrounds. The staff will ensure that the Community Members's needs and wants are responded to in a pro active way whilst ensuring equal access to services and support that reflects their diverse needs.
The Lifeskills unit will offer a full range of services at their disposal i.e. within the Whitechapel Mission, their locality and the local authority and other support agencies as appropriate. Areas of support offered to tenants are:
Respond to needs as they arise, to deliver a pro active service.
Our thanks to Lloyd's of London who seeded the growth of the lifeskills centre and funded this programme.