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.

21 February 2024

Jimmy’s Impact Report 2023

We’re excited to share our 2023 Impact Report with you! Here are some of our 2023 highlights: We expanded our front-line emergency accommodation at East Road from 20...

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13 February 2024

Jimmy’s Joggers: Thank You Open Arch!

This weekend some of the #jimmysjoggers took to the streets of Cambridge to do their longest training run yet! With the Cambridge Half Marathon less than three weeks...

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9 February 2024

Jimmy’s Modular Homes Go global!

Thanks to a fantastic piece in Spanish newspaper El Pais who have shared the innovative approach Jimmy’s has taken towards providing a front door for those who might...

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