Reading's Homeless Support Charity

Meet Tony*Tony was rough sleeping under a bridgeTony at LaunchpadTony now fulfilling his potentialTony opening doorsMeet Kyle*Kyle came from a well-educated familyKyle at LaunchpadKyle now taking each day as it comesKyle opening doors
Kyle Launchad


We believe everyone in Reading
should have a safe place to live
that they call home. And we
believe everyone in Reading
deserves the chance to have
a positive future.

Find out more

Launchpad Drop-in


Reaching out to everyone
in Reading.

Pop in for advice, guidance
and support with housing
and homelessness
related issues

More info and opening times

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Monthly Donation

It takes regular donations from
people like you to continue our
work,delivering services and
support that make a difference
to people in your community.

February News

February News 2016 Chaotic lives, Get Cracking, Adam’s Story, Generous January and our CEO’s blog in this months news.

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Pancake Race 2016

Broad St Pancake Race 9 February 2016

Reading’s annual
lunchtime pancake race
is an eggs-traordinary
event. The race has been
running for over 20 years
in the centre of town.

Register your team and find out more

Watch Us

Watch Us

In March 2014, Launchpad featured
on ‘Brilliant Britain’ a series
on the Community Channel,
in the Reading episode.

Watch the film here