Helping homeless and badly housed people in Rugby
  What is Hope4?
Hope4 is a local charity for helping homeless and badly-off people in Rugby. It runs the Hope Centre, Hope4U, the Winter Shelter, and supports the Rugby Foodbank.
  The Hope Centre

The Hope Centre is a day-centre for referred homeless guests, at 8 Newbold Road, Rugby, CV21 2LJ.
Telephone number 01788 572456
Map of Hope Centre location

Opening times:

  • Mondays to Fridays: 11am to 2pm
  • Saturday: 9am to 11am
  • Sunday: 1pm to 4pm

Note that it is not a Drop-in Centre. The Referral Procedure can be downloaded here

  Rugby Foodbank
Rugby Foodbank opened March 2012, in association with the Trussell Trust.
For more details please see the Rugby Foodbank web site
This project is seeded by the Trussell Trust and comes under the Hope4 charity, and gives the work of Hope4 a wider remit.

Hope4U is Hope4's 'Food Ministry' and provides free food and drinks three times a week at St. Andrew's Church, Rugby.
Map of Hope4U location

Opening times:

  • Monday - 18:00 - 19:00
  • Wednesday- 18:00 - 19:00
  • Friday- 18:00 - 18.45 (Note earlier closing time)

  Winter Shelter

Churches throughout Rugby opened the Winter Shelter again this year: from December 2014 to March 2015.

The Winter Shelter is now closed
  Twitter and Facebook
You can follow Hope4 on Twitter - the Twitter feed is called 'Hope4_Rugby'. Click here to go to Twitter
Hope4 are on Facebook: Click here to go to the Hope4 page
  News and Media Releases

Review of the 2014/2015 Rugby Winter Shelter

Team Leaders from the churches participating in the 2014-5 Rugby Winter Shelter met, as the project drew to a close, to review this year's shelter.
For more details, please see :-

Review fo the Winter Shelter 2014 - 2015

Hope4 April Newsletter published

The April 2015 Newsletter for Hope4 is now available
Click here to download and read it.

Official Opening of the new Hope Centre: Saturday 21st March

The new Hope Centre was officially opened on Saturday 21st March.
Thanks to all the 90+ visitors who came!
See below for pictures:

Opening of the new Hope Centre 2015

Hope4's move to the new Hope Centre

Hope4 moved from the old Hope Centre, after 5 productive years, to the new Hope Centre on Newbold Road, on Saturday 21st February 2015.
Many thanks to all those who helped with the building work, the purchase and the move.
Photographs of the move are available on Picasa:

Moving to the new Hope Centre

Hope4 is a registered company, Hope4 (Rugby) Ltd, and a registered charity: number 1126487, registered at The Hope Centre, 8 Newbold Road, Rugby, CV21 2LJ.