You are viewing an archived entry from the 2023 awards

People’s Choice Award 2023 £350,000-£1 million turnover
Judges’ Award 2023 £350,000-£1 million turnover

CHESS Homeless
CHESS Homeless Advert

CHESS Homeless

Our Mission

CHESS works to ensure that people who find themselves homeless are supported in ways that enable them to move forward purposefully and in good health.  CHESS stands for Churches Homeless Emergency Support Scheme.

Our Aims

To provide a good standard accommodation for the homeless. Supporting improvement in the health and well-being of service users without discrimination or judgement. Giving practical support in achieving independence. Raising awareness of homelessness and to become a catalyst for change and partnership recognising the resources of others.

Our Values

We care for the homeless and those at risk of homelessness, respecting their need for safety and dignity. We promote a sense of security, self-worth and acceptance of the diversity of the individuals we serve. We encourage the growth and development of our staff and service users through partnerships and training opportunities with others. We are committed to equality of opportunity for all.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

We align with the following UN Sustainable Development Goals: