This week at the PSU



Welcome to our updates page! We've recently started asking the PSUs across the UK to give us weekly updates, each week a different PSU manager will tell us some of their high points of the week. Keep a look out for some great stories.

If you're a volunteer and have a story to add to the page from your volunteering, email us with your weekly update.
15/05/2017

15/05/2017

This week after lots of preparation in Bournemouth, the PSU office in Southampton opened its doors to the public for the first time. Our new office is based in a great central location within Southampton Combined Court, on the downstairs floor opposite the entrance. We have brilliant support from ou

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15/05/2017
24/04/2017

24/04/2017

After we had established a good rapport with Neil, he would bring all postal correspondence to the PSU to ensure that he didn’t miss anything. We helped Neil with all correspondence to Birmingham County Court, Birmingham City Council and the homeless shelter. Furthermore, we helped him to complete the relevant applications and attended his possession and eviction hearings to provide much-needed emotional and practical support.

On Friday, he came up to the PSU office to inform us that he had been given a flat by the Salvation Army and to thank us for all the help we had given him these last few months.
24/04/2017
01/05/2017

01/05/2017

Our moment of the week was when a very distressed father who had given up his job to look after his two young sons finally managed to submit his child arrangements application to the court after several sessions with PSU volunteers over the last 10 days.

His life has recently been turned upside down...
01/05/2017