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July 2nd 2014
| by Joss

There is a wealth of sport on the TV this weekend with the Wimbledon Finals, World Cup quarter finals and the British Grand Prix, but for many of us it’s as close as we come to taking any form of exercise.

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July 2nd 2014
| by Joss

Today The Salvation Army is 149 not out…..and is using sport to help vulnerable people suffering from addiction problems and homelessness

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June 17th 2014
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Four years ago Abdi Faatax was living on the streets. Now thanks to The Salvation Army, the 29-year-old is following his dream of working as chef.

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June 5th 2014
| by Joss

An enthusiastic fundraiser is preparing to cycle nearly 500 miles to raise funds for a Swindon charity scheme which assists homeless people to learn cycle mechanics.

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May 16th 2014
| by Gaby

Anas Sarwar MP has praised a Salvation Army lifehouse in Glasgow for helping turn people’s lives around.

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April 30th 2014
| by Gaby

Andy was helped by The Salvation Army after he lost his home, friends and partner, due to his addiction to gambling machines.  

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April 24th 2014
| by Joss

Every year, over 4000 men and women are forced to seek help from homeless services across Dublin. One centre that has been working tirelessly to accommodate many of these individuals is the Granby Centre.

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April 11th 2014
| by Joss

The Shadow leader of the House of Commons spoke to women in Liverpool impacted by homelessness, domestic abuse and addiction and heard how they were being supported to rebuild their lives.

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April 7th 2014
| by Gaby

A former Lifehouse resident Tony O'Neill  is helping the centre that turned his life around by co-running a fitness programme for current residents at the Lifehouse's new gym.
Centenary House, in Victoria Street, Belfast, has built a gym after the request came from the residents following a successful fitness programme at Pure Gym.

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February 12th 2014
| by Joss

A 24-year-old man living at a Salvation Army Lifehouse in Stoke-on-Trent is preparing to start his own business after a chaplain at the centre for homeless people encouraged him to take part in a local football tournament to help restore his confidence.

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