Plymouth Scouts Big Mid-Summer Sleep Out Friday 18th June 2021

We are keen to support a local charity in Plymouth that will work to support people affected by COVID 19 in the future through homelessness and mental health. Read more

Shekinah's Latest Newsletter

Please read our latest newsletter here! Read more

New Training Opportunities!

Please read this update on our training centres. Read more

Barney and Zach's Lent Bridge Run

Barney and Zach (8) have been running the Tamar Bridge for 40 days over Lent to raise money for Shekinah. They have even been featured on BBC Spotlight and Radio Devon! Read more

Mental Health Awareness Sticker Pack with Shekinah Grow

Stella Isaac is a wonderful illustrator who has created some beautiful stickers to raise awareness of mental health issues. All profits go to Shekinah Grow and the life-changing work they do. Read more

Cream Tea Club Golf Event

For those keen golfers, do come and join us at Boringdon Park on Friday, 23rd July, 2021 at 11:00 am for a cream tea followed by 18 holes of golf on the Saltram Course and a meal afterwards. Spaces are limited to 6 tee times (24 people total) so do book soon to secure your place! Read more

Run the Plymouth Half Marathon, 2021 for Shekinah

On Sunday, 5th September, 2021 at 8.30 am please run the Plymouth Half Marathon for Shekinah, as every penny you raise will help somebody take positive steps towards a bright future! Read more

Give as you live

Fundraise for Shekinah when you shop online! Read more

Shekinah Prayer Letter

Please read our latest Shekinah Prayer letter. Read more

CEO Update - 5th January until TBC 2021

Here is an update from our CEO John Hamblin regarding the COVID-19 situation and how you can best support us at this critical time. Read more

Chief Executive Reflections

Our Chief Executive has started a Blog in which he will give monthly reflections of Shekinah's Services and what he has been doing. Read more


An interview with Soo Brizell, Service Manager, Make Amends. Read more

The Plymouth Alliance

TOGETHER WE CAN. Support for people: The right help, the right time, the right place. Read more

Hamoaze and Shekinah's Gardening Project

We are pleased to announce that our gardening project has been running for 5 weeks at Hamoaze House. Read more

Make Amends wins prestigious award for Restorative Justice

Congratulations to the Make Amends Team! Shekinah Mission was the winner of the ‘Restorative Approaches’ category for the Howard League Community Awards. Read more

Flash, The Tiny Teenage Tortoise

Flash, the Tiny Teenage Tortoise. ‘A tortoise will never be homeless, he carries his home on his back.‘ When Mary McClarey became the proud keeper of a tortoise called “Flash” it gave her the idea of writing a book which would raise funds for people experiencing homelessness. Read more

A few pictures of our Charity Ball from start to finish!

Shekinah's Charity Ball took place on Saturday, 29th February 2020 at The Brickfields. Read more

Visit of the Princess Royal

On 15th May, 2018 our restorative justice service Make Amends was formally launched by HRH The Princess Royal - who is patron of the Restorative Justice Council. Read more