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’re changing things around a little for the great Manna House Garden Party this year and moving from Abbot Hall to Gooseholme – halfway between our old premises at Castle Lodge and our new ones at the Stephenson Centre on […]

This week in Skills Café Adam, our social worker student, gave us a fantastic morning of film making, documenting our “Life through a lens”. We made adverts for Manna House filming a typical day here. Thank you to Adam for […]

We were so lucky to have the culinary talents of Chef Carl (head chef of the Merewood Hotel) at our recent Easter Feast Skills Café. He inspired us to make fresh asparagus tarts and homemade hot cross buns. A heavenly […]

A huge THANK YOU to Year 6 at St Mark’s C of E School in Natland who raised over £100 for the Winter Shelter with their cake sale just before Easter. We’ve matched this money with £340 contributed by Cllr Stephen […]

  • What’s on

    1. Sew What?

      April 30 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
    2. Manna Men’s Group

      April 30 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    3. Gooseholme Garden Party

      July 14 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Manna history

    Manna House began in 2003 at the Shakespeare Centre in Kendal. We moved to larger premises here at Castle Lodge in April 2010 and will be moving to the Stephenson Centre later in 2018.

  • Contact us

    Manna House
    Castle Lodge
    Aynam Road
    Kendal
    Cumbria
    LA9 7DE
    01539 725534.
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