Day Centre and Service: 01865 251798 | Finance and Administration: 01865 728545 info@theporch.org.uk

About us

The Porch Day Centre targets its services at those who are experiencing, or have experienced, rough sleeping, hostel accommodation, supported housing, or who are vulnerably housed.

We Provide:

  • A homeless café
  • Support plans and an allocated support worker for any member that would like one
  • Vocational skills training and job club
  • Laundry facilities and showers
  • A free clothing store
  • A library
  • A suite of internet-enabled PCs
  • A therapeutic art class
  • Porch Preserves
  • Outings
  • An allotment and orchard for members to work on
  • Numerous projects and activities for members to take part in

Achievements

  • Queens Award for Voluntary Service
  • Brookes Student Placement of Year 2019
  • Oxfordshire High Sherriff Award
  • 5-star food hygiene rating award from Environmental Health Dept

Testimonials

"What really caught my imagination was the staff and volunteers who make the centre a little oasis in a very problematic city"

Porch Member

"The Centre represents a lifeline,
an absolute lifeline"

Porch Member

"I want to say thank you for your help, it is so appreciated and has made such a difference to my life"

Porch Member

Day Centre and Service
01865 251798
Fundraising & Finance Enquiries
01865 728545

info@theporch.org.uk
Patron Bishop of Oxford Stephen Croft

 

Registered Charity Number 1089612

 

 

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