Latest News

Nomad’s First Property Purchase

A Milestone in our Mission to Combat Homelessness Sheffield-based charity, Nomad Opening Doors celebrates a major milestone in its mission to combat homelessness with the full acquisition of its first property. This landmark purchase in Handsworth, East Sheffield, signals a significant stride in Nomad’s ongoing commitment to providing access to quality, affordable housing. Nomad, known

Read More »

Rachel’s Resilience

Rachel was living in a hostel before she came to Nomad. Prior to this, she had been sofa-surfing for three years after leaving the family home at 16 due to abuse and suffering from severe depression and anxiety. Rachel had been experiencing bullying at the hostel, felt coerced into relationships, and over time became scared

Read More »

Nomad Fundracer

Join us for an evening of excitement and competition at the Greyhound Races. Whether you’re a seasoned race-goer or just looking for a fun time, this event is perfect for all. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to make a difference and have a blast at the same time! Tickets are just £7 and include:

Read More »

Sheffield Housing Summit: Event Report

On 27th March 2024, Nomad collaborated with South Yorkshire Migration and Asylum Action Group (SYMAAG) to host an event to shed light on the current alarming housing issue in Sheffield and discuss how it can be addressed. The document below is a report made from the event which outlines issues, explores ideas on how to

Read More »

Robert’s New Rhythm

When Robert first came to us, he seemed down, battling with his mental health. After getting him settled into supported accommodation, we thought it would be good for him to pick up a productive hobby. He mentioned how much he’d like to learn to play the accordion, but he didn’t know where to start or

Read More »

Gerald’s Path To Success

When Gerald first reached out to Nomad, he found himself in the challenging position of sofa surfing. After supporting him into a shared accommodation, he discovered more than just a roof over his head. Through our support services, Gerald received assistance with crucial tasks such as accessing benefits, navigating housing registration with Sheffield City Council,

Read More »

Martin’s Story 

Martin’s arrival in the UK from Belgium marked the beginning of a daunting journey. With limited English proficiency and little knowledge of navigating life in a new country, he turned to us for help. Finding refuge in our Shared Accommodation, he began his journey towards stability.  Guided by our Housing and Progression Officers, Martin secured

Read More »

We Need HMO’s – Can You Help?

We provide high quality, holistic housing and support services in Sheffield and across South Yorkshire as we believe that everyone has the right to live independently in safe, secure accommodation. How can YOU help? We are currently seeking support from landlords in the Sheffield area, urging those who have access to housing, and who could

Read More »

Jared’s Journey

Meet Jared, a compassionate former English teacher who, in his 20s, faced the harsh reality of homelessness. Life took an unexpected turn, and Jared found himself without a place to call home. Recognising the urgency of the situation, our dedicated team at Nomad stepped in to provide Jared with the support he needed. Through collaborative

Read More »
Share This