10th November 2017

Jim’s Story

I first saw Jim when I came for my second interview, I remember him clearly, sat outside the Shelter office with his red sleeping bag and I thought to myself, these are the people I’m going to be working with. I was encouraged by this thought. I had been in [???]
9th November 2017

Research highlights the catalytic power of Peer Mentors in driving change

Birmingham Changing Futures Together’s (BCFT) annual Economic Impact Analysis (EIA), published on 1 November 2017, proves the catalytic power of the Lead Worker Peer Mentor service in changing the behaviour of people with multiple and complex needs. Highlights include:  Visits to Accident & Emergency (A&E) down by 72% Convictions down [???]