Here at CHS, preventing young people from becoming homeless is one of our key priorities and we run 4 specialist housing services throughout Cambridgeshire that provides accommodation and support to young 16-25 years olds who are homeless or are at risk of homelessness.

Our Young Futures Support Service, based in Cambridge, supports 15 young people and we have just secured a new home in Histon, just outside Cambridge, that will provide a home for 3 more young people.

We are seeking donations for a range of different new or used (in good condition) household items needed to make it a home for our young people including

Kitchen: White goods: Fridge freezer, Washing machine, Electric Cooker, Kitchen table & 4 chairs, Blind, Kitchen Bin, Electric kettle, Crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils for 3

Living room: 3-seater sofa, 1 or 2 armchairs, Coffee table, Set of shelves, Curtains,

Bedroom x 3: Single bed and mattress, Bedside locker, Small desk/table and chair, Wardrobe, Chest of drawers, Curtains, Towels and bedding sets: sheet, duvet, duvet covers, pillows.

All sofas etc and soft furnishings need to be fire resistant/fire retardant.

We will also need floor covering for the living room, hall, stairs and landing and the bedrooms.

If you would like to find out more about how to make a donation please email