Harbour Housing

CALL US NOW 01726 74186
Donate

Uncategorised

“What does Cosgarne mean to you?” Please have a watch!

BBC Spotlight was due to come and film a positive story today, showcasing how we used a grant from the Police and Crime Commissioner to help make a positive impact on people’s lives.  Unfortunately, the BBC couldn’t make it today so we decided to try our hand a film-making and

Read More

Cosgarne Hall calls out for votes to bag a share of Tesco’s bag fund

Cosgarne Hall is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community funding scheme, which sees grants of £4,000, £2,000 and £1,000 raised from carrier bag sales in Tesco stores awarded to local community projects. Three

Read More

Going far with Cable Cars

I had the opportunity to attend a seminar at Lambeth Palace in London on Monday entitled The Homelessness Reduction Act  – A Faith Based Response.  Whilst walking around Westminster the day before, from Embankment to Waterloo, around Soho and as far as Covent Garden, I counted 25 rough sleepers along

Read More

Cosgarne help out at Safer Cornwall Beach Clean

Safer St Austell cleans up Par Beach to mark World Environment Day Local agencies and volunteers from Safer St Austell litter picked their way across Par beach’s golden sands today to show support for World Environment Day and improve the beach for people to enjoy. World Environment Day encourages worldwide

Read More

Latest Update re 19 Eliot Gardens

After a courteous and constructive meeting with residents and the diocese it has been agreed by all parties that this project for move-on accommodation will not go ahead. Cosgarne would like to thank the residents and The Diocese for their time and support around this matter. Our aims and objectives

Read More

Frequently Asked Questions about 19 Elliot Gardens

Why are residents in Eliot Gardens thinking a place for people with drink and drug problems is opening when the building is owned by the diocese? Can you confirm who owns the building and how has that come about? If the diocese owns the building whose idea is to convert

Read More

Media Release concerning 19 Elliot Gardens

Media Release Friday, 18 May 2018 Ref Elliot Gardens Cosgarne are happy to announce that we have been able to secure a property in Newquay to help reduce the number of homeless persons in Cornwall. The property is located within easy reach of all amenities including doctor’s surgeries and transport

Read More

Paul

Paul lives at one of our move-on properties and comes to Cosgarne a few times every week to volunteer on the farm or in the kitchen. Paul has struggled with anxiety and depression over the years but is tackling the symptoms with action, getting involved in as much volunteering as

Read More

John

John has only been at Cosgarne since January but has made quite an impact. He is one of our keenest gardeners and is currently bringing on seeds in the greenhouse so we can have food and flowers to harvest on-site. We encourage enterprise amongst our residents and hope to use

Read More