The Petrus Community has been providing supported housing and related services to homeless people since 1972.

Petrus People

Petrus People is Petrus' Social Enterprise arm. Petrus People aims to develop intiatives which provide services that benefit the community at large and opportunities for employment and volunteering.

Currently Petrus People are operating a Community Store and Petrus People Petrus Incredible Edible Rochdale (formerly Green Gym).

Petrus People Currently

  • Supports over 100 people each year access recycled goods which will help them to maintain or move into accommodation.
  • Employs three staff.
  • Provides opportunites to a wide range of volunteers.

Petrus People News

Greater Manchester homelessness charity set to grow under new Head

Petrus Community, a homelessness charity based in Rochdale, has appointed a new head following the retirement of Denis Skelton.Rekha Patel-Harrison joins Petrus Community following her role as Directo
Petrus NewsPeople NewsService User News   Oct 2018

A store in Rochdale is making a big impact on the local community

On a small industrial estate, sandwiched between two vehicle repair shops, is a social enterprise making a big impact on the community of Rochdale. The Petrus Community Store is owned and managed by
Petrus NewsPeople NewsService User News   Oct 2018

Rochdale's Network of Community Gardeners

We've created a short video about the Petrus Incredible Edible Rochdale (PIER) and its involvement with a wider network of community gardeners, through the Royal Horticultural Society’s In Bloom compe
Petrus NewsPeople NewsService User NewsPetrus Incredible Edible Rochdale News   Aug 2018

Introducing the new Petrus brand

Petrus is launching its new look, including a new logo, font and colours. After speaking to staff, trustees and service users, Petrus decided it was time to freshen up its brand. Petrus provide so m
Petrus NewsHousing NewsHub NewsPetrus Women's NewsPeople NewsService User NewsPetrus Incredible Edible Rochdale News   Apr 2018

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