Welcome to the Framework blog, where you will find regular updates of our work, our wonderful supporters and the people we exist to support.
08 Jan 2013
The Big Snore - places filling fast!
If you’ve been thinking of taking part in this year’s Mansfield Big Snore then NOW is the time to act – before it’s too late.
21 Dec 2012
A very different Christmas
Christmas is traditionally a time of celebration and a time of joy; a time to enjoy the company of loved-ones and to take a well-earned rest from work. For those with nowhere to call home, however, this Christmas day will not be a happy occasion.
20 Dec 2012
Thank you to all our volunteer street collectors
You may have seen them. You may even have given them a pound or two. If so then you’ll know what a tremendous job our little army of volunteer Christmas street collectors have done over the last couple of weeks!
13 Dec 2012
TV documentary shows that homelessness really can happen to anybody
Just 10 days ago we launched our Christmas campaign, asking supporters to help us keep people in their homes and spare them the pain of homelessness.
04 Dec 2012
Prevent homelessness by supporting our Christmas campaign
“Without Framework I’d be homeless.” Those five simple words, uttered by literally hundreds of people each year, summarise perfectly the goal of this year’s Christmas fundraising campaign.
30 Nov 2012
Volunteering with Gateway to Nature
Gateway to Nature supports people who want to overcome barriers that are having a negative impact on their lives, including a lack of confidence, social isolation or health problems.
22 Nov 2012
'How I tackled my alcohol problem head on with Last Orders'
During Alcohol Awareness Week, people up and down the country were encouraged to think about the amount they are drinking and the effect it is having on their lives.
20 Nov 2012
A huge thank you to all our volunteer rough sleepers!
To the more than 300 people who took part in yesterday’s Big Sleep Out at the Capital FM Arena we have just one thing to say…thank you so very much for your support!
16 Nov 2012
Record number sleep rough in aid of Framework!
Well, what a night that was!
01 Nov 2012
The importance of early intervention and prevention
When it comes to dealing with the difficult issue of homelessness prevention is most definitely better than cure. In an article prepared for this year’s Framework Annual Report, Operations Director Michael Leng makes some powerful arguments against the re