Warning re use of Naloxone, a prescription only medicine

Dear Coordinators Warning re use of Naloxone, a prescription only medicine As we enter a new year many of our Street Pastors will come into contact with individuals whilst out on patrols who are drug users and/or suffering from the effects of drugs use.  I pray...

Unauthorised Uniforms

Sadly it has come to our attention that some initiatives are using items of uniform which have not been provided by Ascension Trust but bear the Street Pastors name and branding.  This is just a reminder that the Street Pastors name, logo, images and branding are...

Social media guidelines

At the time of writing, approximately 108 SPIs have a Facebook account and 96 SPIs have a Twitter account. Social media offers an unparalleled opportunity to connect with people and build relationships with those we might otherwise struggle to reach. Is social media a good thing for Street Pastors Initiatives? Yes! Ascension Trust has drawn up a short 7-page guide to help local schemes be part of conversations on social media and develop their presence online…

Communication to all SPIs re Insurance 2015-6

We are always grateful for these spiritually enriching times when we come together at National Training days to jointly listen from God and seek to listen to each other thus enabling us to improve the good practices we endeavour to employ in all that we do. We are humbled with the wonderful stories of God’s goodness and favour out there on the streets, stories that give meaning to my service in support of all that you do. Post-conference, we find it necessary to clarify the ID Card process in relation to your insurance cover…

Insurance Renewal Correction

It has come to our attention that item 13) under the Statement of Facts of the Ansvar Insurance renewal policy schedule reads as: You confirm that all Street/School/College/Response Pastors wear ID badges when on patrol. Kindly note item 13 should now read: You...