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

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

The Petrus Pedals Community Cycling Club and Bike Kitchen to launch on Saturday 24 March.

Opening at the Rochdale Exchange Shopping Centre, visitors to the store can get help and advice from professionals on how to fix and maintain their bike; there will also be affordable second hand bike
Petrus NewsHub NewsPetrus Women's NewsPeople News   Mar 2018

Job opportunity – Project Worker, Women in Prison

Do you have a commitment to working within a women-centred service and to making a difference to vulnerable women's lives? Women in Prison (WIP) are a unique national charity providing support, advic
Petrus NewsPetrus Women's NewsPeople NewsService User NewsPetrus Incredible Edible Rochdale News   Feb 2018

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