#mentalhealthawarenessweek – Barnsley Futures

Barnsley Futures is a consortium between Foundation, West Yorkshire CRC and Touchstone. Holden House is a 42 bed multiple needs hostel in the centre of Barnsley. This week in #mentalhealthawarenessweek. The theme for 2018 is around stress awareness, especially in the workplace. At Holden House in Barnsley, customers are taking part in a consultation, helping […]

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Turning Lives Around – Beacon partner

Leeds Housing Concern has become, Turning Lives Around (TLA). TLA are lead partner in the Beacon consortium working with Foundation and Touchstone to deliver comprehensive support for the homeless in Leeds. The following article is from the TLA website: https://www.turninglivesaround.co.uk/beacon-leeds/ Turning Lives Around is the lead partner in a city-wide initiative across Leeds that helps vulnerable young people […]

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Shadowing Day – Durham Domestic Abuse Navigator

Our Communications Manager, Aissa Gallie, recently spent the day shadowing a colleague from our Durham team, Helen. Helen is a Domestic Abuse Navigator, delivering outreach support across Durham to victims of domestic abuse. Aissa’s report from the day follows: *all of the customer’s names have been changed to protect their identity. As Communications Manager, it’s […]

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Getting Rough Sleepers off the streets: Severe Weather Provision – Beacon

Along with Leeds Housing Concern and Touchstone, Foundation form part of the Leeds housing consortium, Beacon. Throughout the winter and especially during severe weather such as we’ve seen in the last week, Beacon adhere to the severe weather provision protocol, playing a vital part in keeping rough sleepers in Leeds safe during extremely cold weather. […]

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Merry Christmas from Foundation

Our teams across Foundation go out of their way to bring the festive spirit into the lives of our customers. Here are just a couple of the festive celebrations taking place this week. To all our customers, partners and services we work with, we wish you a warm and peaceful Christmas and the very best […]

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Springboard Customers Survive Zombie Apocalypse!

Springboard customers survived a three day Zombie Apocalypse Residential!  With special thanks to Allerthorpe Lakeland Park, Yormed, Lee and Di at Wild Harvest and Paul Dore Bushcraft. Here is the story day by day… Day One The group gathered together and prepared food and equipment for the trip before heading to Allerthorpe Lakeside Park for some raft […]

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