Youth AIMS - Housing Advice for Young People
Too often young people don’t know where to go for help in areas such as housing and homelessness. Youth AIMS was established in Rushmoor to offer support within a young person-friendly environment at Step by Step.
Supported Lodgings Celebrates Success
Our Supported Lodgings service has proven to be a great success, growing significantly in the number of vulnerable young people it supports. Supported Lodgings now has 20 staff members covering 220 placements across six counties in the South of England.
How To Create a Facebook Fundraiser
Creating a Facebook Fundraiser is a great way to raise money for a charity or cause close to your heart. And it’s easier to set up than you think. Our Step by Step Guide has everything you need to know about Facebook Fundraising.
Step by Step's Partnership with Zurich Community Trust
Step by Step has been working with Zurich Community Trust, the charitable arm of Zurich in the UK, since 2015. We spoke to Kerry Chambers, the Programme Manager at ZCT, to find out what makes it such a successful programme.
Kate - A Host's View of Supported Lodgings
Kate has been a Host for our Supported Lodgings service for a number of years and has given her spare room and her support to young people at risk of homelessness. In this short video, she talks about what it's like to be a Host.
Impact Report 2018-19 - Now Available
Our latest Impact Report is now available online. The 2018-19 Impact Report looks at our work and successes in preventing homelessness, offering mental health support and providing personal development opportunities for young people.
Fairway Fundraising at Camberley Heath
The Step by Step Golf Team Challenge was a great success, raising over £3,000 to help give local young people a brighter future. Sixteen teams of keen golfers took to the renowned course at Camberley Heath to raise funds on the fairway.
Why Do Companies Give Back To Their Local Communities?
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is the term given to a range of activities that enable a business to play a positive role in society. By why do companies do it? Step by Step spoke to Katy Marlow from Farnborough Business Park.
Combatting Mental Health Challenges
Evidence shows that early diagnosis and treatment can prevent low-level mental health issues snowballing into more serious conditions. Not only is early intervention good for patients and those that support them, it can reduce the need for more intensive services later in life.
Step by Step Spring/Summer Newsletter - Out Now!
The Spring/Summer newsletter from Step by Step features news, events and young people's stories. Read about our Supported Lodgings success, meet inspirational Hosts Rita and Tony, and view our 2018/19 highlights. Download now or request a printed copy.
Biggest Ever Sleep Out for Step by Step
Sleep Out 2019 was the most successful yet, with 200 people attending and raising over £16,000 to help local young people. Participants slept out on the concrete terraces of Aldershot’s EBB stadium for one night to support local young people at risk of homelessness.
Sailing Success for Step by Step Crew
Step by Step volunteer, Matthew Sleap, took part in the Nab Tower Pursuit sailing challenge to raise money for the charity. Not only did he skipper the Bombardier III into second place, he won the Charity Prize for the most money raised towards a charitable cause.