Winchester City of Sanctuary is a network of groups and individuals with the collective aim of working towards greater inclusion and equality for refugees and people seeking sanctuary, with emphasis on raising greater public awareness of the importance of sanctuary and building solidarity and support for those seeking sanctuary.
Unit 12 is an organisation that aims to provide excellent learning opportunities for personal and skills development by building links with support services and working alongside professional performing arts organisations.
Our primary aim is to enable older people to live later life well which we achieve through the provision of one to one services and group activities which promote independence, improve well-being and reduce isolation.
The Princess Royal Trust for Carers in Hampshire provide support, information and guidance to unpaid family carers. An Emergency Planning Service is also available alongside Carers Hubs, Support groups and Virtual Groups.
We enable adults with learning disabilities to live life to the full with the choices and independence that they want. We have a range of weekly and monthly activities and we provide advocacy, information, safeguarding and skills workshops.
Healthwatch Hampshire are the independent champion for people who use health and social care services in Hampshire. We’re here to make sure that those running services, put people at the heart of care. Share your experiences with us and help us work to get services right for the future.
Winchester Basics Bank, a charity founded and supported by local churches and aided by caring organisations and Winchester City Council, provides emergency food and clothing and is available for all people in the city and surrounding area.
Out on the streets of Winchester city centre each Friday and Saturday night, offering reassurance, safety and support by caring, listening and helping. In the summer, Street Pastors are also out in non-city centre locations to engage with the under 18s and parents of younger children, chatting and offering a positive role model.