Crisis Charity

Street Homelessness Soars To Six-Year High As Tory Cuts Blamed

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 25.01.2017 | UK Politics

The number of people sleeping on Britain’s streets has increased to a six-year high, new official statistics have revealed. Ministers were accused o...

Please Don't Call Us 'Difficult to Engage'

Joy Hibbins | Posted 15.07.2017 | UK
Joy Hibbins

"He/she is difficult to engage." It's a term that I have often heard used by psychiatric staff when talking about patients. I was described as "difficult to engage" when I was under mental health services and now that I run a Suicide Crisis Centre, I frequently hear the same phrase used by psychiatric staff who signpost to us.

Paul Weller, Miles Kane and Emili Sandé Raised the Roof and Money for Crisis at the Hammersmith Apollo

Jason Holmes | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Before the band departed, their fists raised, Weller barked "Thanks for coming for such a great cause on such a piss poor night! Give yourselves a round of applause!" So we did.

Big Names Tackling Big Issues, Behind The Scenes at The Crisis Commission

Alice E. Vincent | Posted 20.03.2012 | Home

How do you depict homelessness in art? The Crisis Commission, an exhibition currently on at Somerset House raise awareness and money for the homeless,...

Schoolgirl Sleeps Rough

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 01.12.2011 | UK

Schoolgirl Rachel Claringbull is spending a night on the streets to raise awareness - and money - for a homeless charity, with just a cardboard box fo...