Welcome to the Framework blog, where you will find regular updates of our work, our wonderful supporters and the people we exist to support.
25 Mar 2015
Team Framework - a sea of orange in the Lincolnshire Community
12 Mar 2015
An Invitation to Southwell Minster
Canon Jaqui Jones shares thoughts about Framework's annual service
25 Feb 2015
Lincoln Legal Highs Ban - an example for others to follow
The issue of legal highs is back in the news this week, as the City of Lincoln became the first in the UK to ban their consumption in public. Whilst it won't end their use, it is a step in the right direction and an example to others.
20 Feb 2015
Framework Careers - interview top tips
Framework’s Head of HR Aisla Nicholls suggests some top tips to guide potential employees through the Framework application and interview process, suggesting some other top tips along the way.
12 Feb 2015
Hospital Outreach - stopping rough sleeping with early intervention
A disproportionate number of street homeless people present to A&E departments. Shockingly, 70 of them end up back on the streets when they are discharged. Framework is attempting to break this cycle with a specialist hospital outreach role.
30 Jan 2015
The Big Snore Postponement
This has been a week of contrasts. The week started with the news of a wonderful donor’s desire to leave a significant legacy gift to Framework in aid of local homeless and vulnerable people. The week has finished on a more disappointing note.
13 Jan 2015
Accommodating people in need - the challenges
Building homes for homeless people is not always easy, and proposals can meet with a great deal of opposition. We tackled this issue in our latest annual report document, and reproduce our article in this blog.
19 Dec 2014
Framework on film - 2014
What’s the best thing about working for Framework? Seeing the positive changes in the people we support. The answer really couldn’t be simpler. These videos help to explain why.
16 Dec 2014
Carols and smiles as young people deliver jars of hope to councillors
Christmas shoppers in Matlock were entertained by homeless young carol singers yesterday – as they delivered a timely reminder to Derbyshire County Council about the possible consequences of proposed funding cuts.
09 Dec 2014
Making Work Work - Impact Briefing 2014
If you attended Framework’s third annual Impact Briefing last week we hope you went away with a greatly expanded idea of what we do to help vulnerable people into work – how we do it and why.