Real change not loose change

In Basingstoke and Deane we are working together to reduce homelessness in the borough.

Your help can make a difference right now.

Contact Streetlink

If you are worried about someone sleeping on the streets.


Support local homelessness charities and initiatives as an alternative to giving money directly to people on the streets.


Give your time or items to local homelessness charities.


Donate money or raise funds on behalf of local homelessness charities.

Can you help with a donation of £6 to buy fresh milk and bread for homeless and vulnerable people during a session at The Camrose Centre, Basingstoke. Find out more at realchangebas photo

A donation of £15 will give homeless and vulnerable people a cooked meal with fresh meat at The Camrose Centre in Basingstoke. You can support them at realchangebas photo

Basingstoke’s homeless and vulnerable people need your support all year round – not just in the winter. The Camrose Centre provides them with food, shelter, a shower and clothing, as well as a listening ear, but they need regular donations. Visit realchangebas photo

The @BasGazette have been running a series of articles on the Basingstoke Foodbank - here's an interesting piece addressing the myths.

Basingstoke’s Camrose Centre is in urgent need of cash, food and goods to continue its vital work providing safety, warmth, a hot meal and a listening ear to homeless and vulnerable people. Support the Real Change Not Loose Change fundraising project at realchangebas photo

Hot weather is forecast for the next few days. Day time shelter is being provided for people sleeping on the streets at Home Group from today to Sunday . If you know of anyone needing this support please contact @BasingstokeGov on 01256 844844 or Julian House on 01256 322791 realchangebas photo