Had a great training day last week – we were talking about boundaries and co-dependency. We had lots of interesting discussion around co-dependency – being a state of reliance upon external things (people, substances and ‘things’) to make you feel better about yourself. BTW this is the ‘co’ bit…..co-dependency need not necessarily involve another person. … Continue reading Trust
We are signing off for 2014… We finished our second FfC NEXT group last Thursday – 9 out of 10 of them completed – and we already have a bunch of eager folks lined up for our first group in January 2015. The year since April been about getting FfC off the ground and Liz, … Continue reading Signing off for 2014
We talk….. me and Bob. We are always talking, me and Bob. We have worked together since 2005 and our work has become part of our lives and friendship part of our work. Processing and assessing. And so the schedule that we offer on the NEXT Project is always changing and evolving. We were talking … Continue reading Pondering attachment
On Saturday we held our very first Foundation for Change fundraiser in Old St to which heaps of people came, showed support and dug deep into their pockets to help raise funds for someone to go onto the NEXT Project. The evening included speeches from people who had the done the project, giving everyone a … Continue reading FFC Fundraiser
We are featured in the London Drug & Alcohol Network’s May/June 2014 bulletin with a full page article on page 5. Click this link to open the PDF document.
It’s been a hugely busy 8 weeks since we started Foundation for Change. Liz and I have been out and about connecting with local services in Hackney and other boroughs, attended service providers’ meetings to raise awareness of our existence, been interviewed by LDAN for their forthcoming bulletin out very soon, and lots more. I’m … Continue reading A fresh start