As a charity one of the main ways we can raise more funds is by hosting prize draws and raffles at our events, where members of the public taking part buy raffle tickets in the hope of winning one of the prizes on offer. The better the prizes therefore, the more tickets people will buy, and the more funds this will raise for our cause.Read more +
A huge thank you to the staff team at Paragon Bank who came and helped tidy the garden at St Basils Emergency accommodation scheme Yardley House, meaning residents can enjoy it once more!Read more +
At the request of some of our supporters we have created this ‘wishlist’ of the items we are currently most in need of. It is updated the first week of every new month. Hope you can help!Read more +
Stephen and Hakim who are both Vice Chairs of St Basils Youth Advisory Board (YAB), hosted a session on the Covid vaccines with Dr Justin Varney, Director of Public Health from Birmingham City Council.Read more +
Many from all quarters and political perspectives are making the case to government to retain the £20 uplift in Universal Credit which has helped cushion the harshest impacts of Covid, for those not used to dependence on benefits and those who required this assistance before Covid.
For young people, it has meant much, much more.Read more +
Young Person's Feedback
Other than the workshops what’s particularly helped me at St Basils is the support of the staff, particularly Employability Coach Vicky and Partnership and Progressions Officer Kash. I think they’re just really dedicated to what they’re doing