Volunteers need:

  • A heart for the vulnerable, poor and needy and a willingness to be challenged and changed.


  • Experience in working face to face with people.

  • Some knowledge and sensitivity to issues relating to homelessness.


  • Willingness to attend training sessions


  • Familiarity and ability to work within CC Night Shelter policies and guidelines.


  • Ability to respond calmly but quickly in an emergency.


  • Willingness to follow instructions from the team leader, and to work as part of a team  


  • Knowledge of basic first aid would be useful.





We Currently have 11 Churches hosting our Night Shelter Scheme 


Argoed Baptist           - Argoed


Bethany                    - Risca


Elim Baptist              - Pontllanfraith


Methodist                 - Crosskeys


Methodist                 - Blackwood


Mount Pleasant         - Blackwood


Wesley Church          - Caerphilly


Tabernacle                - Newbridge


Oakdale Christian Centre 


St Helen’s                 -  Caerphilly


St Andrews                - Penyrheol


Buddhist Centre Brynmawr



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