We believe no-one should have to sleep rough in Cambridge

Jimmy’s is a community-based charity providing both support and housing to people who are rough sleeping.


Support Jimmy's this winter

Support Jimmy's this winter season. Historically the winter donations we have received have had a huge impact on our ability to help more people.

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Behind the Scene Series: East Road

We are sitting down with some of our amazing staff to hear what actually happens at Jimmy’s; from the moment someone is referred to our assessment centre on East Road to a resident moving in to their own accommodation.

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Our History

Jimmy's begun life in 1995 as the city's first night shelter. We are now much more than this, as one of the most prominent organisations within the community supporting people who have been rough sleeping in the city.

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How we help

Jimmy’s is my leg up. Just the fact that I have a roof over my head and a meal a day, that helps your future.

4 April 2024

Registering to vote if you are homeless

You can exercise your right to vote in the UK, regardless of your housing situation, even if you do not have a fixed address. It’s important to ensure...

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3 April 2024

Stress Awareness Month & Homelessness

Stress Awareness Month can be particularly relevant to the issue of homelessness as individuals experiencing homelessness often face high levels of stress due to their circumstances. Places like...

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7 March 2024

Well done runners!!

On Sunday 3rd March, 30 incredible runners took to the streets of Cambridge to support people experiencing homelessness as part of the Cambridge Half Marathon. In near perfect...

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