Emmaus Greenwich

Unverified non-profit organisation

Emmaus Greenwich (EG) is a UK charity that offers an alternative approach to homelessness by using a social enterprise model. The organisation provides a practical approach to tackling homelessness by offering “Companions”( i.e. formerly homeless people living in the Emmaus community) a realistic and sustainable alternative to life on the streets by working in the community business. At present, there are 29 Companions who all have fully furnished rooms of their own, and work together in the community’s reuse/recycling business.



Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

500,000 - 1 million

Further information

About this organisation

Partnership types

Doing business with the poor

Global issues

Community development; Environment and climate change