Shekinah is a Devon & Cornwall based charity that provides opportunities for people in recovery or seeking recovery. This may include recovery from homelessness, drug and alcohol issues, offending behaviours or mental ill health.



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  • Business Friends of Shekinah has just launched!

    Similar to Friends of Shekinah, businesses can become a Friend too! Your business will be highlighted on our website’s Friends of Shekinah area with a one click link to your website. Read more

  • Friends of Shekinah has just launched!

    Friends of Shekinah is a new initiative to help us in our aim to end homelessness.  In addition to helping us raise money for the services and projects we provide, the small membership fee will keep you up to date on how your money is making a real difference to people’s lives. Read more


  • Charity Ball

    We would like to invite you to join us at the New Continental Hotel on Saturday 26th October, 2019 for a Night of Hopes and Dreams raising money for Young Lives vs Cancer and Shekinah. Read more


  • Service Manager - Make Amends

    Shekinah are recruiting for a Service Manager to manage the overall contractual delivery for Make Amends - our restorative justice service commissioned by the Police and the Crime Commissioner for Devon and Cornwall. Read more

  • Tenancy Sustainment Officer

    Based in Torquay, you will be giving practical assistance to people who have been living on the streets or are at risk of homelessness. If you would like an informal discussion about this role please contact Dave Davies, Housing First Team Leader on 07394 566425 Read more

  • LSC Relief Worker

    We are looking for relief staff to help out in our Leonard Stocks Centre in Torbay. Read more