Welcome to the Framework blog, where you will find regular updates of our work, our wonderful supporters and the people we exist to support.
'Employment and Opportunity' blog posts:
04 Jun 2015
VIDEO - 'Being blind doesn't stop me volunteering with Framework'
Kay has been registered blind since she was a child. She is also one of Framework’s longest-serving and most active volunteers. In this video she explains her work with us and talks about what motivates her.
03 Jun 2015
VIDEO: 'Volunteering at Framework helped me change career'
Sam was working as a waiter when he decided he wanted a change in career. By volunteering with Framework he boosted his skills, developed himself as a person and hit upon a realisation that he wanted to work with vulnerable people.
01 Jun 2015
VIDEO - Volunteering at Framework
In National Volunteers' Week we’re asking people to challenging people to think of how they can help Framework – and how Framework can help them. This video features feedback from Framework volunteers, who explains what motivates them, and what they get
14 Nov 2014
Changing lives through employment
On December 2nd Framework will be hosting its third annual Impact Briefing, which will this year focus on how we help people into employment. This blog highlights how this work really does change lives.
22 Aug 2014
'It's amazing to see the difference learning new skills can make'
The Workshop, in Bulwell, provides high quality training for unemployed people in a wide array of skills – from painting and decorating to DIY and bicycle maintenance. But it's goals are more far reaching than merely finding new skills. This blog explains
21 Jun 2013
Educating young people about the potential lows of 'legal highs'
Over the last few weeks I have spent a lot of time helping to organise an educational seminar to raise awareness of the dangerous and destructive impact of legal highs. Here’s why...