Integrated Offender Management – Foundation Durham’s Womens’ Group

Our mission at Foundation is to ‘build inclusive communities where everyone matters’. We bring this mission into our work, with a strong emphasis on co-production wherever possible. We also understand that being inclusive is also about working in partnership giving customers an opportunity to work with local agencies that have a joined up and holistic […]

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Senior Management Team – Shadowing Project: Scarborough

Our Director of Development and Communication, Paul Hardman, recently undertook his second shadowing visit of the year, this time in Scarborough. Here is his report: Scarborough Visit – May 25th This was the second of my shadowing trips out to a service (having visited Darlington earlier this year) following the kind invite from Kira Lumb […]

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The GREAT Big Lunch

The annual community event, The Big Lunch, joined forces with the Great Get Together, in memory of Jo Cox. The event is simply about bringing people together, enjoying good company and good food! The Harrogate Progress Group had their own Big Lunch, and as you’ll see from the report below, it was GREAT! This Year’s […]

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Poplar Villa Cooking Groups (gallery)

Many of our hostels are building cooking groups for customers. Poplar Villa in Scarborough have sent in lots of photographs from their recent breakfast and dinner cooking groups. Great to see these customers on the North Yorkshire Young people’s Pathway, having the opportunity to cook, share and enjoy home cooked meals, something many of us take […]

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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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Praise for Foundation as the ‘ Hidden Gem of Tameside’

Following a recent visit from Councillor Jan Jackson, the Tameside Foundation team received the following praise; Thank you for meeting with me.  The work you and the team do is amazing and I am in awe of your commitment and resilience to the community you serve.  As in my role, the reward is the difference […]

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