Durham Groups – Talent Contest!

Over the last few months, Durham staff and customers have been gearing up for their second annual talent contest! Here is the report from the big event: Durham recently held their second talent contest for customers to enter and perform in front of other customers, staff and judges from a local church congregation.  The event […]

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Volunteers and Groups – Foundation Activities

Many of the teams within Foundation are able to run groups where their customers can engage in various activities, from cooking to gardening, from beauty to crafts. For some teams, the groups are of a more sensitive and therapeutic nature and confidentiality is paramount. The Durham team run groups that customers can join to engage […]

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Durham Groups – activities update

Those of you who have been following our Foundation news for a while will know that our Durham team have great success delivering group activities. Here is an update from their recent activities. Women’s Group The second women’s event to run in conjunction with Durham police was held on Tuesday 23rd May at the Durham […]

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The Great Outdoors – North Yorkshire Young People’s Pathway

Our Activities Worker’s in our North Yorkshire Young People’s Pathway have a very unique and important role in working with young people. Always mindful of the Pathway outcomes and using their professional experience of social inclusion work to build programs, they work to empower customers through many different activities; domestic, social, physical and practical. They […]

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Home – Somewhere to Belong.

One of the common misconceptions about homelessness is that it is simply about needing a roof over your head. But what makes a house a home? Crisis define a home as: ‘A home is not just a physical space: it also provides roots, identity, security, a sense of belonging and a place of emotional well-being’. […]

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First Aid – Customers Leading the Way for Learning Life Saving Skills.

At Foundation we are hugely passionate to offer our customers opportunities new skills. Most importantly, we want to empower customers by reacting to their requests to learn specific skills. We know well how our customers appreciate that they are listened to and encouraged to take a meaningful role in delivering our services. Below is a […]

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