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90 Hope Street

Direct access homeless hostel open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The service supports people with the issues that have contributed to them becoming homeless and helps them develop the skills and confidence to move on to more permanent accommodation.

Catering Network

The Catering Network is an award winning social enterprise focused on delivering fresh, local handmade catering for other Brighter Futures services, the public sector, charities and the community.

Citywide Supported Housing

In partnership with Arch we provide shared or individual accommodation and support to single people who need help to find or manage a home.

Clubhouse Network

The Clubhouse Network offers support to anyone who has experience of mental health problems, providing social and leisure opportunities to promote wellbeing and social inclusion and to enhance self-esteem.


Echo provides mutual support and information for people who have experienced self-harm. Echo offers a range of alternative therapies, workshops and an art group every week in a welcoming social space.

Furlong Court

Accommodation and support for people wanting to address the issues surrounding their substance misuse.

Learning Disability

Provides supported housing and floating support for people with learning difficulties.

Partnership Housing

The service gives adults with mental health issues the opportunity to live in a more independent environment but with 24 hour support or tenancy on call.

Rough Sleeper Team

An outreach service provided 7 days a week, 365 days a year to people who are rough sleeping, to help them to move on from the streets into accommodation.

Safe Spaces Network

A short term service offering a safe space over the weekend to people in mental distress or crisis for whom a hospital admission is neither wanted or needed.

Safer Recovery Newcastle

Early intervention and prevention work including community activities, group work, awareness and education programme and targeted 1:1 support work for people with multiple and complex needs at risk of homelessness.

Staffordshire Mental Health Helpline

Emotional support for people concerned about their mental health or that of someone they know.

The Helpline also manages and maintains the Staffordshire Mental Health Directory.

Tamworth Crisis Support and Intervention Project

In partnership with Tamworth Borough Council, this scheme provides support for people with complex needs who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.


VOICES supports people with multiple needs, working with them to identify what works in promoting sustainable recovery with a focus on developing and utilising people’s assets, talents and motivations.

Walsall Almshouses

Housing and support for vulnerable adults living in Walsall.

Women’s Project

Support for women who are involved in sex work.

Brighter Futures Connecting Choices

This project aims to provide support to people facing personal barriers to being in employment, volunteering, education or training in the Stoke-on-Trent or Staffordshire area.

We offer courses in Money Management and ICT and support in financial and digital inclusion to help people better manage their money or learn computing skills.

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Brighter Futures Academy

Brighter Futures Academy offers accredited and non-accredited learning opportunities to enable attendees to gain knowledge and skills in subjects including Health & Safety, Management Skills, Employability Skills and Psychologically Informed Environments. All Brighter Futures staff and volunteers attend a comprehensive training programme, with other opportunities available for customers, partner organisations and external agencies.

Get Involved

Join our team


Why not come and join our team as we have job opportunities available for someone wanting to be part of something special. We offer a competitive benefit package and will support you to grow and develop through our extensive training and learning opportunities. Equality and diversity is embedded in everything we do and forms an important part of Brighter Futures values. Our current vacancies are:

To apply for any of the above roles, please complete an application form using the link below:

Or for more details, email recruitment@brighter-futures.org.uk, call 01782 406000 or check our Facebook page.


Brighter Futures currently has volunteers contributing their time to a variety of our services. Please see below for the current vacant volunteer roles at Brighter Futures:

For further information about the volunteer opportunities at Brighter Futures call our Volunteer Co-ordinator on 01782 406000 or email volunteer@brighter-futures.org.uk