Merger to support Young People facing homelessness in Buckinghamshire

Connection Support and Padstones, providing housing support in Buckinghamshire to homeless young people in the Thames, merged on 1 June 2018.

Talking about the merger, Mark Thompson, CEO of Connection Support said “The merger with Padstones provides us with the opportunity to provide housing in Buckinghamshire to young people aged 16-25 years of age with support to help them get their life back on track and equip them with life skills for their future. Sharing the same values as Connection Support made Padstones an ideal charity for us to merge with.”

David Bayes, Chairman of Padstones said, “We are delighted to have agreed this merger with Connection Support, a charity that shares the same values as Padstones. It will ensure that our houses in Burnham and High Wycombe will continue to serve the needs of the local community.”

Mark Thompson will become CEO of the merged charity and David Bayes will join the Connection Support board.

For the full press release please click here.