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."


A big thank you to Tamath Coleman-Kernan who drove over from Kirkby Stephen to Kendal on Saturday to deliver the takings from a special Tropic Skincare party to the Manna House Christmas Getaway. Tamath is an independent ambassador for Tropic […]

On Wednesday 6 December, we had a great time putting the decorations that we’d made at the Skills Café and our Sew What? Women’s group on our chosen Christmas tree in Kendal Parish Church. Our decorations illustrated Aesop’s Fable of the Sun […]

We are thrilled to announce that Neil Ralph has stepped up at short notice to take over as Lead Volunteer on our 3-day visit to Rydal Hall this Christmas. Neil is a lecturer at Lancaster University, where he has worked in the housing sector and […]

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 […]