2020 Annual Report

2020 was a challenging yet rewarding year for the HOMELINK team. Despite a global pandemic and the restriction of lockdown we were able to maintain a continuous service and in doing so helped 249 people into homes, processed 83 loans and provided 63 emergency grants....
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The Chalk Cliff Trust provides £5k funding support for HOMELINK’s latest campaign

We are delighted to announce that The Chalk Cliff Trust has recently awarded HOMELINK a £5k grant to support our latest #homes4families campaign. The #homes4families campaign has been set up to support parents and children in the Lewes District area affected by...
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New Client Manager joins HOMELINK to help support service demand

We are delighted to announce that the HOMELINK team has recently expanded to include Gary Brettle who has been appointed as a second part-time Client and Loans Manager. Gary will join existing Client and Loans Manager, Pippa Grace, and together they will lead the...

HOMELINK seeks to recruit an Honorary Treasurer

HOMELINK is seeking to recruit a trustee who would act as the charity’s Honorary Treasurer. Working with Lewes District Council (LDC) and other agencies we offer interest-free loans to cover the deposit and rent in advance, to help those who LDC has no duty to house...

Welcome to HOMELINK’s new-look newsletter

2020 was quite a year for everybody, but, thanks to your support and the work of our brilliant team, HOMELINK has continued to help the most vulnerable in our community into housing. In our newsletter you’ll find updates, calls to action and a taster of what’s ahead...

Helping homeless people into housing across Sussex

Every year we help hundreds of people facing eviction and homelessness into secure housing through the provision of loans to cover the cost of landlords’ deposits and advance rent

We also provide one-off grants to buy essential items for a new home, and for emergency accommodation for ex-offenders from HMP Lewes who have nowhere to go on release

Since we started

Tenancies signed

People housed

Total Loans

You have given my son his dignity and independence back. I haven’t seen him this happy for years

“HOMELINK were my saviours and are an essential part of our community”

HOMELINK is run with the professionalism of a business and the heart of a charity

How you can help

We rely on our volunteers to keep HOMELINK running. If you have skills and experience to offer, for example in administration, IT, Social Media, fundraising, as a trustee, etc. we would love to hear from you.

In order to help as many people as possible into secure housing we need your support.
Please donate now and help someone leave homelessness behind for good.