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NCS group inspired by The Basement to fundraise for people in Liverpool less fortunate than themselves

NCS raise £630 for The Basement!

Young people fundraise through national citizen service for Liverpool homeless charity, The Basement. The Catch22 Liverpool and Knowsley branch of NCS (National citizen Service) raised a massive £630 for the Basement Advisory Centre, through a range of creative fundraising events. The young people in the group aged from 15 to 17 years, took ownership over […]

Liverpool Santa Dash December 7th 2014

Liverpool Santa Dash 2014

Join The Basement in the Liverpool Santa Dash 2014 on Sunday 7th December. On busy evenings the Basement staff can see up to 40 homeless people a night who visit our Centre on Parr Street to access advice on accommodation, benefits and health matters. While gaining support for these issues, individuals can utilise the wash […]

Danny Claeys and Kier Smith from Circo Bar and Restaurant Liverpool

Circo Roll Up!

Circo Roll Up to support The Basement! Circo Bar and Restaurant have pledged to help The Basement with a series of fun events and fundraisers throughout 2014. The Basement Advisory Centre works with adults who are homeless and those with substance misuse issues. Many of these people are sleeping rough on the very streets we […]

cheesecake challenge

Cheesecake challenge!

On Sunday the 20th April, The Basement together with Sugar Cupcakes Bakery and Circo Bar and Restaurant, will be holding Liverpool’s first ever Cheesecake Challenge! The Challenge… 20 tasty and tantalising cheese cakes V’s 20 hungry and courageous contestants The Rules… Each contestant will have 10 minutes to devour as much cake as possible Every one must […]

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Music to our ears!

On his way to see a concert at the Liverpool Echo Arena, Owen who is 12 years old from Widnes, was shocked to see the amount of rough sleeping people on the city. Inspired by the gig he went to see that night Owen wanted to do something that would help people who are homeless by […]

Sugar cupcakes donation

A sweet donation!

Sugar Cupcakes (purveyors of Liverpool’s finest cupcakes and cheese cakes!) have been gathering donations at their Picton Road store on behalf of The Basement Advisory Centre. A massive Christmas sack full of selection boxes, Christmas crackers and toiletries where delivered to The Basement by one of the Sugar Cupcakes owners Tracy who commented; ‘At this […]


Time to Shine

Time to shine is an event hosted by The Basement which was originally inspired by the talented and numerous homeless buskers on the streets of Liverpool. It was designed to give those people the opportunity to ‘shine’ through their chosen talent in a safe, non-judgmental environment with people who share and understand their individual and complex needs. […]

Chris makes a 'Bolt' for the finish line!

The Long & Winding Road

Chris, has been an Outreach worker for the Basement for nearly two years. The Outreach team liaise with rough sleepers and street drinkers in the Liverpool area connecting them with support through the Basement or external agencies depending on their individual needs. Having helped a number of people get on the road to recovery, Chris wanted to hit the […]