MAKE CHANGE COUNT Make Change Count is a citywide initiative that brings together key organisations (Brighton Housing Trust, St Mungo’s, Sussex Nightstop, Equinox, Antifreeze, The Clock Tower Sanctuary, YMCA Downslink Group and YMCA Brighton) that support homeless people in Brighton and Hove. The campaign has run yearly since 2016 and is supported by Brighton & […]

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A great start to 2022 What a great way to start the year, with an incredibly generous donation from FABS – Fleet Alliance Benefits & Social team, who raised an incredible £1,250 for Sussex Nightstop. I asked Fiona Irving, Marketing Executive what made them choose Sussex Nightstop as a beneficiary for their fundraising efforts: “Charity […]

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ANNUAL CHAIR’S REPORT A year of flexibility, resilience and dedication from volunteers 2020-2021 has certainly been an interesting period in history to serve my inaugural year as Chair of Sussex Nightstop. The effects of the global pandemic, and its impact upon our ability to make Nightstop placements continued to be a key feature of the […]

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Make Change Count 2021 To support people who are rough sleeping in Brighton & Hove, the city has a fundraising campaign called Make Change Count. It brings together local charities that are experienced in supporting rough sleepers and preventing homelessness. They work together to provide dignity and respect to vulnerable people who are living on […]

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World Kindness Day 2021 We all know how powerful kindness is, but when combined with knowledge and skills – wow! For those of you who don’t know us, Sussex Nightstop offers a community response to homelessness. We serve young people in Brighton and Hove who are sofa-surfing or facing a night on the streets. We […]

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Sussex Nightstop receives Safer Spaces Award We’re proud to have been granted The Allsorts Safer Spaces Award, developed to ensure that youth services are safer spaces for LGBT+ young people, so they can benefit from youth provision to its full potential. Allsorts is a Brighton-based charity that supports children and young people who are lesbian, […]

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Make Change Count 2018 – helping rough sleepers in Brighton & Hove

The number of people sleeping rough and experiencing homelessness in our city has been rising, reflecting a troubling national trend. This year’s rough sleeper review confirmed the number of rough sleepers for Brighton & Hove as 178 in the annual winter estimate. The situation is one that local organisations across the city are very aware […]

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NCS team up with EverythingBranded.co.uk to provide ‘bags of hope’

We’re really lucky to have a wonderful NCS team supporting Nightstop at the moment, and very excited to announce their ‘bags of hope’ project! The team reached out to Everything Branded who have very kindly agreed to donate 50 bags to the project. The NCS group will then fundraise themselves to provide bus passes and other […]

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