From Care to Where? Care Leavers and Homelessness
With one in four care leavers finding themselves homeless at the age of 18, what are the challenges faced by young care leavers and what support it available to them? Why are so many ending up homeless?
Step by Step Wins Children in Need Funding
We are delighted to have received over £74,000 in funding from Children in Need's Inspiring Futures programme. The funds will support our new Supported Independence Flats project to help young people into work and independent living.
World Kindness Day 2020: Step by Step Heroes
For World Kindness Day 2020, we're celebrating some of our unsung heroes - members of our team who consistently go above and beyond to support young people. Read about a few of our Step by Step heroes.
Escaping Homelessness: James Shares His Story
James came to Step by Step 10 years ago when he found himself homeless, abandoned by his alcoholic mum. Today he has a successful career and is a trustee for Step by Step. He shares his story in this emotional and inspiring video.
Fearless Fundraiser Takes on 100-Mile Run
Andrew Mitchell is taking on the South Downs Way trail to raise money for Step by Step and the young people we support,a feat that will see him running four marathons back-to-back.
Westbury Property Become Corporate Partner
We are delighted to welcome Westbury Property as a new corporate partner. Westbury Property approached Step by Step as they wanted to support a local charity that helps young people who are experiencing homelessness.
Intensive Support for Young People in Havant
We are delighted to report that Step by Step has won the tender to continue operating accommodation and training services in Havant, with more focus on those who are of higher need.
Sleep Out Success
Sleep Out at Yours 2020 was a huge success, raising over £13,000 to support young people facing homelessness. More than 50 participants braved the cold weather and threat of icy October rain to show their support and raise vital funds.
2019/20 Impact Report Now Available
The Step by Step 2019-20 Impact Report is now available, a brief summary of our achievements over the last financial year. View online or download a PDF copy to read about how we've furthered our mission to empower young people towards a brighter future.
Big Bear Bespoke Education Sponsor Sleep Out 2020
Big Bear Bespoke Education are Step by Step's latest Corporate Partner, and have already made a huge impact on the charity by sponsoring Sleep Out 2020 with an incredible £3,500 donation.
Meet Our New Company Secretary
We are delighted to introduce Lucy Barnes, joining our Board of Trustees in the key role of Company Secretary. She tells us about the role and why she wanted to volunteer for Step by Step.
Sleep Out Goes Virtual
The Step by Step Sleep Out is back for it's 10th year, but this year we're doing things differently. Sleep Out At Yours invites people to sleep out in their gardens on 9th October 2020 and get sponsored to raise money for local young people facing homelessness.