Homelessness

21st January 2019

#WalktheFrontLine with Michael Stickland, Head of Partnerships at Shelter

Head of Partnership at  Shelter, Michael Stickland, chose to #WalktheFrontline with the Lead Worker Peer Mentor team. “Seeing things from the perspective of the service user is essential to change outcomes.” Read Michael’s experience here        
21st November 2018

I’m Using My Voice to Make a Difference- Sarah’s Story

Sarah was never asked what she wanted. “I would just be taken from one place to the next, without anyone asking me or really explaining anything.” Sarah was in the care of Social Services and was placed up and down the country in over 200 foster placements and two children’s homes before she was 16. “I’ve [???]
19th November 2018

No Wrong Door- All You Need to Know

If your organisation is a support service aimed at helping people with  complex needs; mental health, re-offending, substance misuse and homelessness, find out what the No Wrong Door (NWD) network can offer you here: All you need to know about the No Wrong Door Navigator service If you would like to [???]
19th November 2018

Birmingham Changing Futures Together newsletter – October 2018

The October 2018 newsletter is available to download here. We welcome Sophie Wilson to join the Birmingham Changing Futures team as the new Programme Director as maternity cover. Also read about Azad Azam’s inspirational journey from service user with complex needs, to Peer Mentor, Lead Worker, and now a Team [???]
19th November 2018

Birmingham Changing Futures Together newsletter – September 2018

The September 2018 newsletter is available to download here. Read John‘s story of isolation and feeling trapped because he was physically and emotionally unable to get out and argue for his needs.  With the Navigator by his side for 12 weeks, advocating on his behalf and taking him where he needed [???]