Framework changes and, it is no exaggeration to say, saves people's lives. Everything we do is centered around the needs of the people we exist to support.
We hope that you find inspiration from the following case studies, which detail the lives of service users and the work of our staff.
'Sherwood Street' case studies:
"Drugs became a big problem in my life, resulting in me losing my home, my daughter and all that I believed in. Sherwood Street in Mansfield gave me hope"
Kieran, 40, was constantly in and out of prison when he was not homeless. He says that his time at Sherwood Street in Mansfield has helped him to see in future in a whole new way.
Jason, 41, was homeless with his partner in the Mansfield area. When the couple weren’t sofa surfing they were living in a tent and placing themselves in danger. Framework’s Sherwood Street Accommodation in Mansfield has helped them to “live again.”
Tony was homeless and had a serious drug problem. Framework’s Sherwood Street accommodation in Mansfield “helped him beyond words” and allowed him to completely change his life.
Ann Louise, 30, was sleeping rough in a tent in Mansfield. She was hooked on Heroin and was in very poor health and fearing death. Framework accommodated her and helped her address her problems.
Former rough sleeper Kerry made great progress after moving into Framework’s Sherwood Street emergency accommodation, Mansfield.
Wayne, who slept rough for more than two years, lost his job and his home when he succumbed to an all-consuming drug addiction.