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.

Join our @BasingMayor in supporting Real Change through her three-course charity lunch on Thurs 19 March at 12noon in The Restaurant at BCoT to help raise money for local charities supporting rough sleepers & people at risk of homelessness. More info at realchangebas photo

Today Julian House is running a drop-in session from 1.30pm to 3pm for rough-sleepers, anyone vulnerably housed or at risk of homelessness at their base at 65 New Road, Basingstoke, RG21 7PH. For more info about Julian House visit or call 01256 32279 realchangebas photo

. @BasingstokeGov has activated SWEP for rough sleepers to access emergency accommodation. If you are or know of somebody who is currently sleeping rough contact Julian House at basingstoke-outreach, call 01256 322791 or visit realchangebas photo

. @BasingMayor Cllr Diane Taylor is supporting #RealChange through her charity appeal. Why not join her for an evening of choral favourites & local choirs at her Spring Charity Concert on Sat 7 March? Tickets are available from @AnvilArts Box Office, realchangebas photo

If you see someone you are worried may be sleeping rough, please take the time to contact Street Link by using their website or app. They send alerts to our local outreach services so they can find them and offer their support. #RealChangeBasingstoke realchangebas photo

Tomorrow (Friday 31 January) Julian House will be running a Mind Wellbeing morning from 10am to 12 noon at their headquarters at 65 New Road, Basingstoke, RG21 7PH. Come along for a relaxed morning with @AndoverMind who can offer support with mental health. realchangebas photo