Media Coverage and Latest News

Telling It How It Is – the Cold Hard Truth about People who are Out on the Streets of Ipswich – April 2018

BBC East 1st March 2018 – What the Chapman Centre and Cavendish Lodge are doing to mitigate the impact on homeless people of the Beast From the East

The Chapman Centre Manager, Evelyn Crossland, sums up the day on BBC Radio Suffolk as ‘the Beast form the East’ hits the homeless in Ipswich hard – Wednesday 28th February 2018

Extract from BBC Look East about rough sleeping and the impending cold weather- Interview with IHAG Director, Halford Hewitt – February 2018

BBC Radio interview with Suffolk High Sheriff & IHAG Director Halford Hewitt about homelessness in Suffolk – February 2018

IHAG Director, Halford Hewitt, receives High Sheriff Award for “Inspiring Leader of a Voluntary Organisation” – February 2018

Chapman Centre Boost – Receives more than £350,000 from lottery – Ipswich Star – October 2017

Chapman Centre for Homeless in Ipswich Awarded National Lottery Funding – October 2017

A Perspective into IHAG’s work from a book by Chris Lewis: ‘Crazy Road to Redemption’ Autobiography – Published 1st September 2017

Former Ipswich Mayor hands over thousands to charities – September 2017

Former Veteran made homeless (a previous IHAG client) urges people not to give money to beggars in Ipswich July 2017

Fleximize, Ipswich business lender, raises record breaking funds for IHAG with the help of BBC comedians May 2017

Fleximize Comedy Night to Benefit IHAG May 2017

IHAG Chapman Centre wins award for ‘vital’ homeless advice service– April 2017

Ipswich Building Society raises £431 for their Charity of the Year – IHAG – Feb 2017

IHAG Money Advice Service receives award for reducing re-offending –  February 2017

IHAG launches recruitment campaign for Volunteer Money Advisers – January 2017

Guardian article on prison services – IHAG’s money advice service in prisons– December 2016

Outreach Project helping the homeless change their lives – November 2016

Why it’s often hard for rough sleepers to accept assistance November 2016

Offering a helping hand to Ipswich homeless – November 2016

Money Advice help desk at Ipswich Building Society – November 2016

IHAG Client Story – BBC Radio Interview – October 2016

Director of IHAG talking about homelessness- BBC Radio Interview – October 2016

Ipswich Mayor selects IHAG Chapman Centre as one of his Charities of the Year – May 2016

Anti-social behaviour offences cut by half – November 2015

Hundreds saved from being made homeless in Ipswich – July 2015

IHAG Chapman Centre marks anniversary by opening training room – March 2015