Manna House

"Manna House works for the benefit of the public in South Lakeland, providing advice, advocacy and a drop-in support centre for those who are homeless, vulnerably housed, lonely or needing help."


We thought you might like to watch (and share) this myth-busting film from Doorway. It’s about young people who become homeless and features sensitive and intelligent accounts from some of the young people themselves. In Cumbria, and here in Kendal, […]

Memories of last month’s Garden Party are so vivid and happy we hardly want to leave July behind. Here’s a selection of images recording another fantastic day of celebration and fundraising.  

We celebrated and praised our Skills Cafe participants during Adult Learners’ Week.  Here are Abigail and David, two of our keenest regulars, receiving their certificates to great rounds of applause from their peers at Manna House on Wednesday 18th June.

Volunteer Week is a national event held annually to celebrate the contribution of volunteers. It’s the perfect time for us to hold our Volunteer Appreciation Away Day. This year we went to the Ambleside Parish Centre on Thursday 5th June and […]