Appeal to support Worcestershire homeless in cold weather

County Community Projects (CCP) is now overseeing the delivery of the Single Homeless contract for Worcestershire.

This service is the Homeless Prevention and Engagement Service (HoPES).

As part of this work HoPES will be facilitating the emergency overnight accommodation during cold periods. This is known as the Severe Weather Emergency Protocol (SWEP) and is activated when the weather is forecast to be 0°C or below for three consecutive days.

CCP has an going need to find volunteers and to seek donations of goods and services to tackle further hardships of homelesness as seasonal temperatures drop.

Details are contained in Project Manager, Adrian Warburton's appeal letter.

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