We know it's easy to judge, but there's a real person and a hidden story behind every person who needs our help. We help prevent homelessness in Reading with targeted support and help with fundamental and complementary life skills. A safe, clean home is the foundation of all of our support.Homelessness is complicated. It's not just about losing a roof from over your head. It's about losing self-esteem, confidence, structure and purpose.Why the community needs us
We provide 4 key services: 1. Supported Housing - safe housing with personalised support, the most effective way to get people back on track. 2. Homelessness Prevention - helping single parents, families, couples & individuals stay in their own homes and helping to find appropriate housing for those in unsuitable homes. 3. Drop-In - for anyone who needs housing/homelessness-related advice. 4. Education, Training & Employment Support - a mix of fundamental and complementary life skills training.Our impact on the community
Everyone has their own challenges. Launchpad's support in the form of help with fundamental and complementary life skills along a safe, clean home gives people the best chance of success. Regular donations help us provide services that improve Reading people's lives.