Helen’s Story

50-year-old Helen has been supported by City Hearts since 2015, when she was rescued from modern slavery and referred into a City Hearts safe house through The Salvation Army.  “I was a victim of modern slavery and domestic servitude in London for more than six years. A family asked me to work as a nanny, promising me to help me …

Trustees Statement on Inclusion at City Hearts

June 2021 In March 2018, concerns were raised in a televised news report in relation to historic practices within City Hearts. The report included an allegation of a homophobic comment made toward a client and the negative experiences of LGBTQ+ clients within City Hearts. At this time, the charity was closely associated with Hope City Church. The City Hearts trustees …

Volunteer Week: Alison Winter

Last week was Volunteer Week 2021 (1 June – 7 June) and we’re so proud and thankful to anyone who has volunteered over the years here at City Hearts. We are also so proud of the various members of the team who volunteer in their own time to numerous other causes as wide and varied as event staff, being part …