Community Links and Foundation Boards announce confirmation of merger

A proposed merger between Community Links and Foundation was announced a few weeks ago and on October 17th the Trustees of both organisations have confirmed the merger is approved. By coming together, both organisations can increase effectiveness and provide a wealth of expertise, innovation and high quality mental health and housing services. Community Links and […]

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Community Links and Foundation Merger

Today, the Trustees of Community Links and Foundation are excited to share that they are in talks with the intention of merging. The Boards of both organisations believe that collaboration is key to our bold ambition to safeguard a sustainable future and increase the impact of the services we provide for those we exist to […]

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Foundation Gets Physical!

Motivating customers to prioritise their physical and mental well-being is an important part of our work across all of the customer groups we support. A sense of well-being is vital to social inclusion, which is a long term necessity for homeless prevention services. It helps to have role models to aspire to and for our […]

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Foundation’s Response to Government Consultation on Future Funding for Supported Housing

Government consultation on future funding for supported housing. The Government consultation on future funding arrangements for supported housing closed on 23rd January. The consultation covered long term sheltered and supported housing for older people and those with learning or other disabilities as well as our own services, which were classed as short-term supported housing, defined […]

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Emotional and Practical Support

Home is not a place, it’s a feeling… Foundation services give emotional and practical support. Our young people have often faced homelessness and may have had a tough start in life. At Mercury House hostel the cooking groups offer a great deal of practical support to help the young people develop some of the practical skills […]

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Facing the elements, North Yorkshire Young People.

Once again, our Activities workers in North Yorkshire are getting young people outdoors, facing challenges of many different kinds, with meaningful results for their personal development. Even braving the recent bitter cold weather, young people visited Howe Stean Gorge and then on a truly bitter day another group visited the Yorkshire Dales to take part […]

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