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."


Thanks to the magnificent generosity and vision of the Stephenson Trust, Manna House will have a new home in spring 2018. The Stephenson Centre, as we’re calling the building, is just off Ann Street in Kendal. Refurbishment will begin immediately and […]

This week at the Skills Café we iced our Christmas cakes and then enjoyed a marvellous yoga session with Nes Bear who taught us how to relax and unwind. Her chocolate meditation was particularly well received!  All welcome for a fascinating […]

We are thrilled to announce that this lovely couple have stepped up to lead our 3-day visit to Rydal Hall this Christmas. Kate works in the gardens at Rydal Hall and has experience of running residential trips at the Youth Centre there […]

Winter Shelter training is going well, after two busy evenings at the Salvation Army – including sessions on Homelessness, Ethos, Vicarious Trauma and Real-life Scenarios – and our Team Leaders are busily putting together their rotas after 110 wonderful people (so […]