Tackling Social Inequality and Changing Lives
ST GILES is a charity using expertise and real-life past experiences to empower people to progress towards positive futures.
Change one life, inspire change in a community
People held back by poverty, exploited, abused, dealing with addiction or mental health problems, caught up in crime or a combination of these issues and others. We show people there is a way to build a better future – for themselves and those they care about -and help them create this through support, advice and training.
We rely on your support to help us deliver our services. Today, we help over 20,000 people each year through our services across the UK.
The Difference We Make
Numerous evaluations have examined our work and looked at its impact on individuals, their communities and wider society.
Making An Impact.
We are committed to measuring the impact of our work and learning from the findings.
Saving to the taxpayer for every
£1 invested in our peer-led services
20,671 new clients
Helped from April 2020- March 2021
607 reduced County Lines involvement
During the period April 2020-March 2021
95,000+ SOS+ participants
Reached in sessions from April 2020-March 2021
699 clients found employment
Through our employment services during April 2020-March 2021
5,568 permanent housing finds
Achieved for our clients in April 2020-March 2021
389 new Peer Advisors
Trained through our Peer Advisor Programme during April 2020-March 2021
The people we work with come from all different backgrounds, situations and ages. Our approach is not one-size-fits-all. We work with each person as an individual, helping them realise their future goals.
An abusive relationship and the poverty she experienced as a result of it drove Janine to commit benefit fraud for...
Prison leavers can face a host of setbacks when they try to look for work and it can be a...
Serious violence against young people can rob them of their futures. When Sonya, our caseworker Royal London Hospital Trauma Caseworker,...
Our team took a call regarding Hendrick, a 16 year old from London who had been missing for over a...
People we’ve helped create a positive ripple and often inspire others they know to make similar changes. This was the...
When Jane first came into contact with us, she was living in a hostel and struggling with mental health issues,...
More than anything else in her life, Mel wants to cook food which puts a smile on people’s faces. Cooking...
The lockdown and surrounding endless news cycle can be damaging to our clients mental health, with uncertainty and fear in...
Lucy worked shifts in a catering company before she was effectively made redundant since her agency can currently only provide...
The Peer Hubs
Bringing Change for Individuals,
Communities and Organisations