Entries by Alison Carre

Horsham Matters Food Bank (updated 6/4/2020)

Update 6/4/20 Horsham Matters would like to ask people to continue to donate food through the drop-off points in Horsham supermarkets. They are aware that Tesco in Broadbridge Heath and Pulborough have removed their donation boxes and they are working to address the situation. Food donations can also be made at the Donation Centre on […]

Horsham Matters – Staying Indoors Surprise Parcel

HORSHAM MATTERS – A Staying Indoors Surprise Parcel and Support Your Local Charity Want to surprise someone with a doorstep delivery of some goodies to keep them entertained? Treat the family, friend or maybe a neighbour to a surprise bag which may include books, puzzles, games and DVDs. The cost of our bargain surprise bags […]

Church opening – suspended on Government Advice Dated 23/3/2020

St Mary’s Church will remain open for prayer each day, approximately 9am-5pm, and all are welcome. We have such a huge church building, that many people can pray in peace, whilst also ensuring that they are self-isolating!  Online resources are available via: https://www.stmaryshorsham.org.uk/index.php/home-resources/ St Margaret’s Warnham – Our church will be open from 9am to dusk […]

Update for Horsham Matters 25/3/2020

Our face to face delivery of Foodbanks, Night Shelter and our Community Meal will cease until Government advice changes. Our Charity Shop is also closed for the time being. That said, we will focus all of our efforts to continue to provide food for those most in need through a home delivery service. We appreciate […]

Voluntary Sector Support in the Horsham District (updated 6/4/20)

Update 6/4/20 Supporting elderly and vulnerable people – Community Volunteer hubs The community response during the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation has been amazing, with hundreds of individuals, groups and organisations coming forward on the ground, and through social media, to offer support: community spirit and resilience at its best. Over 1,300 volunteers have signed up to […]

Please help at Horsham Matters

Horsham Matters Office is under huge pressure dealing with requests for help.  Could we put out a plea to Horsham Parish – is there anyone with social work / admin experience and is not in an at risk group who could help in the office for 2 months or so – full time, part time, […]

Horsham Matters

Statement from Horsham Matters Following on from yesterday’s Government and Public Health guidance we have been faced with very difficult decisions which sadly impact upon the support we are able to offer our local community. As a Charity we have a small staff team but rely heavily on around 300 volunteers to deliver our community […]

Job Vacancy – Part Time Office Administrator/Job Share

Part Time Hours/Job share We are seeking two part time Office Administrators to join the Office Support Team working in the Parish Office located in the Church Centre, The Causeway, Horsham. Duties will include the full range of office administration activities including face to face interaction with callers, dealing with telephone and email enquiries and […]