COMMUNITY

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As a local church we have a great desire to be actively involved in our community, helping to affect positive change wherever possible. Below are details of some of the activities, groups and organisations locally with whom we are involved.

Horsham Debt Advice Service (HDAS)

HDAS seeks to come alongside those in financial difficulty, to provide practical support and expert advice. Trained volunteers from Horsham churches offer guidance and free advice to those seeking help. Assisting individuals to resolve their difficulties by suggesting ways to organise their finances, by negotiating with creditors where necessary, and by giving clients the confidence and skills to manage their own finances in the future.

For further information visit the HDAS website.
 

Horsham District Foodbank

Alongside other local churches we host the Horsham District Foodbank once a week for distribution of emergency food for local people in crisis. All food given out by foodbanks is donated, sorted and distributed locally by volunteers from Horsham churches. General enquiries should be directed to:

T: 01403 211833
E: support@horsham-matters.org.uk

For further information visit the Horsham Foodbank website.
 

Horsham Churches Night Shelter

Over the coldest winter months, Nov - March, Horsham Churches Together & Horsham Matters provide a night shelter, hosted at different church facilities each night. Christian Life Centre have hosted Friday evenings since the shelter began in 2012, with members of the church volunteering to staff the evening. Guests, with a local connection, are referred by a number of approved agencies. They are given a hot evening meal, accommodation and breakfast.

For further information visit the Horsham Churches Together website.
 

Happy Fish Toddler Group

Members of the church have helped to run a Toddler Group for local parents, carers and children at Christian Life Centre on Wednesday mornings for the past 15 years! To find out more about Happy Fish Toddler group see our page here, and follow them on Facebook.
 

Friends Reaching Out

Friends Reaching Out is a Horsham based charity working in remote rural Uganda, caring for orphan and disadvantaged children for more than 20 years! Many members of the church directly support the work of the charity and have visited the project in Uganda. Find out more on the Friends Reaching Out website, and follow them on Facebook.