Welcome to the Framework blog, where you will find regular updates of our work, our wonderful supporters and the people we exist to support.
11 May 2015
Focus on Recovery – Framework’s approach to Mental Health
We work with hundreds of people experiencing mental health difficulties, providing specialist accommodation and community-based support services across Nottinghamshire. In national Mental Health Awareness Week, I want to explain more about our work.
07 May 2015
VIDEO: Simple Change for Troubled Lives. Why should we care?
Why should we care about 60,000 people with multiple needs living seriously troubled lives? Because it's costing us all dearly.
20 Apr 2015
Now is the time for Simple Change on Troubled Lives
Framework Chief Executive Andrew Redfern explains a new campaign to improve outcomes for people living with multiple and complex needs, explaining how five simple changes could have a huge impact.
31 Mar 2015
Prison and homelessness – a cycle that needs to be broken
Given the right set of circumstances at the wrong time, homelessness can happen to almost anyone - but people leaving prison are at far greater risk than many others.
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 per cent 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.
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.