Welcome to the Framework blog, where you will find regular updates of our work, our wonderful supporters and the people we exist to support.
07 Jan 2014
Ten days to make a difference
Ten days. That’s the time we and, more importantly, you have left to convince Nottinghamshire County Council to think again about proposed funding cuts which would close nearly all services for homeless and vulnerable people in the county.
24 Dec 2013
The spirit of Christmas
Framework’s fundraising team have been out in the throng of Christmas shoppers over the past couple of weeks – and not just because we’ve been trying to get ahead on the present front! You may have seen us in your local shopping centre. Here's why...
23 Dec 2013
Homelessness - prevention is better than cure
Several life changing and life-saving services operated by Framework in Nottinghamshire are under threat. Over the next couple of weeks we’ll be bringing you more information about each one: what they do; who they help and why they are so important to the
19 Dec 2013
Sherwood Street - why it matters
Several life changing services operated by Framework in Nottinghamshire are under threat. In the coming days we’ll be bringing you more information about each one: what they do; who they help and why they are so important. Today its Sherwood Street.
11 Dec 2013
"Think Again" - the inspiring voices that matter most
Why should people take the time and the effort to join our Think Again campaign against proposed funding cuts? It’s a question perhaps best answered by the people we exist to support.
09 Dec 2013
Help us make Nottinghamshire County Council "Think Again."
"Think Again." With these two simple words we want to persuade Nottinghamshire County Council to re-examine its potentially disastrous plans to slash funding to the services Framework provides to homeless and vulnerable people.
20 Nov 2013
Getting heard: Young People and Voting
Many of the vulnerbale homeless young people Framework supports care deeply about important issues. They have ideas, dreams and ambitions for the future. So why do so few of them vote? I asked some of the residents at Rock Court, Mansfield.
28 Oct 2013
VIDEO - Sign up to Framework's Big Sleep Out
Framework's Big Sleep Out is just weeks away...If you are undecided about whether or not to take part then why not take a quick look at this video to see what happened at last year's event...
11 Oct 2013
VIDEO - how Framework helps vulnerable young people
Our work with vulnerable young people was explored in great detail yesterday at our annual Impact Briefing in Mansfield. If you want to understand and learn more about this work I urge you to set aside ten minutes to watch this video.
04 Oct 2013
Benefits cuts for under 25s could increase homelessness
The idea of slashing state benefits for under 25s may win votes in the short-term, but the medium and long-term results could be devastating for the most vulnerable young people, warns Claire Windebank.