Welcome to the Society of St James

Hampshire's leading homelessness charity.

Helping vulnerable people experiencing homelessness, problems with alcohol and substance use and other complex needs to change their lives.

Our SSJ Academy

The SSJ Academy is our new programme which offers meaningful activities, educational pathways, and volunteering opportunities to empower our residents and service users.

Society of St. James - Still 10

Latest News

SSJ Academy - Group Cycle Ride as Part of Re-Fit

The SSJ Academy Doors are Open!

We are excited to officially launch the SSJ Academy. This comprehensive initiative has been designed to help residents and service users transform their lives through meaningful activity.

Read more

“We need, in every community, a group of angelic troublemakers.” – Bayard Rustin

Bayard Rustin was one of the closest associates of Martin Luther King and an important figure in the civil rights movement. Rustin campaigned not only for the rights of African Americans but also the rights of the LGBTQ community. Rustin urged those who felt afraid…

Read more

Trevor’s Last Day at SSJ

Trevor’s Leaving Do On Friday, 17th May, SSJ’s Chief Executive, Trevor Pickup retired after 31 years of service to the charity and community. We celebrated Trevor’s achievements at his retirement party, where we enjoyed a delightful evening reminiscing on the incredible journey SSJ has taken…

Read more