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At Action Homeless we want Christmas to be a special time of year for everyone, and you can make this happen! Our 2017 Winter Appeal is bigger than ever and we believe that we have an opportunity for everyone.  Scroll down to find our how you can get involved:


Donation Sorters

Our donation sorting slots are currently full. However, let us know if you are interested and we’ll pop you on our waiting list. You can find out more details about the role here.

Community Fundraisers

Join us at the Wigston Christmas Lights Switch On, Saturday 25th November. Help man our stall, running a tombola and other fundraising activities.

Waitrose in Blaby are opening their doors to us on Wednesday 20th December and we’ll be filling the store with Christmas elves! Packing bags, collecting money and raising awareness about homelessness at Christmas time.

You can find out more details here.

Hostel Help

Support our work over Christmas. On the 24th, 25th, 26th, 30th and 31st of December, we’re looking for enthusiastic volunteers to facilitate activities and help out around Mayfield House. Find out more here.

Cooking & Baking

We’re looking for star baker’s and master chef’s to run cooking and baking day with our clients. Join us on Wednesday 27th to help out. You can find out more details here.

Quiz Masters

Help us run the Action Homeless Quiz of the Year! On Thursday 28th you can join a team of our clients, compete, and help them win some great prizes. Interested? Read more here.

Pamper Day

Whether you are a qualified hairdresser, beauty therapist, or just enjoy painting nails, join us on Friday 29th and help pamper our clients. Find out more here.


Interested? Fill in our application form and return it to

We've got a full range of Christmas activities lined up this year but we need your help.  All our roles are great ways to meet new people. Alternatively, sign up with friends and make a difference together!