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Co-Production in Action

Foundation has a strong ethos of Co-Production. This is where services and customers work together to build and deliver the service. Though it takes time to work towards this in it truest sense, across Foundation activities are taking place to build understanding and confidence in Co-Production. Darlington Foundation Darlington attended a local volunteer fayre in […]

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Activities Workers – Young People’s Pathway approach to Progress

Across our North Yorkshire Young People’s Pathway (NYYPP), Activities Workers  and Support Workers are developing innovation engagements for the young people they support. From cooking clubs to rhyme time – the activities and group sessions provide essential opportunities for customers to gain skills and enjoy positive experiences. Cooking Clubs Introducing our customers to new and diverse foods […]

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Social Work Students – a partnership that benefits all.

As a charity and registered social landlord, working to support vulnerable people and families, Foundation’s day to day work offers invaluable experience for Social Work students. Working with Universities across the north of England, Foundation have a number of students working within our teams and with our customers, at any one time. We benefit hugely […]

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Foundation response to Supported Housing Consultation.

Between November 2016 and February 2017, the government opened consultation on their proposed changes to funding for supported housing. The summary points of the governments changes are below, you can read the full proposal here. The key elements of the Governments proposal are: •the Local Housing Allowance cap will apply to all tenants in supported […]

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Information: Foundation Domestic Abuse services

This information post has been written by a student volunteer for Foundation. It’s explores Domestic Abuse and current legislation impacting on services that support victims. It has been written and shared to mark International Women’s Day 8th March 2017 International Women’s Day is a day to celebrate women, unity, reflection, advocacy and action globally. On […]

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International Women’s Day – Carol’s personal statement.

One of our customers who has received support from our Redcar team of Independent Domestic Abuse Advisors, has made the decision to share publically her experiences. She has done this to show support for other women who may be experiencing abuse to encourage them to seek help. We previously shared Carol’s story anonymously as a success story […]

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