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Whitechpel & Basement Urban Outreach

Urban Outreach Service

The Urban Outreach Response Service (UORS) offers free and confidential advice and support for anyone who is rough sleeping, at risk of rough sleeping and/or street drinking in Liverpool.  The service run jointly by The Basement Advisory Centre and The Whitechapel Centre, aims to help individuals find a route out of homelessness, by supporting individuals […]

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Donate don’t dump

Due to Covid-19 we are not able to take donations of clothing at this time. The Basement has teamed up with Armadillo Self Storage in an appeal for your clothes! We are asking our supporters to donate any old items of clothing. Having a source of adult clothing enables the staff at The Basement to […]

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Fresh Coat of Paint

With the support of local companies we have been able to give the Centre a refreshing new look. Our building was beginning to look a bit tired but thanks to the generosity of Brewers Paints and Bromborough Paints who kindly donated materials, we have been able to give it a fresh coat of paint. A […]

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Christmas Newsletter

The Basement Advisory Centre expects around 50 Service users through the doors over the Christmas period, most of whom will be rough sleeping or in temporary hostel accommodation. There are so many everyday items and toiletries that we take for granted – toothbrushes, toothpaste, shower gel and deodorant, clean underwear and a warm coat. Imagine […]

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 […]

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Flu vaccine for homeless

Homeless clients accessing the Basement Advisory Centre support services are being offered free flu jabs throughout the winter period. According to NHS Choices, for most healthy people, the flu is just an unpleasant illness that we can usually recover from within a week. However, certain people are more likely to develop potentially serious complications of flu, such as bronchitis […]

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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 […]

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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 […]