NEWS & UPDATES
Highlights
09 Sep 2017
London Reunion 2017
On the 9th September former clients gathered at our London Reunion to celebrate their recovery.
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01 Aug 2017
Forward Presented with £11,323 Gift
At a presentation ceremony at Wandsworth Town Hall on 1st August, The Forward Trust was presented with a donation of £11,323.
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03 Jul 2017
Garden Party at Ganton Hall raises over £16,000
A Yorkshire summer garden party held at Ganton Hall, near Scarborough, has raised £16,000 for The Bridges in Hull. More than 100 guests from across the county attended the event, which was held to raise funds for The Bridges in Hull, a residential treatment centre run by The Forward Trust.
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Latest News
14 Jul 2017
Forward responds to new Drug Strategy
On 14th July 2017 the Home Secretary, the Rt Hon. Amber Rudd, set out the details of the Government’s new plans for addressing substance misuse in a new Drug Strategy.
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28 Jun 2017
Apprentice Scheme Wins National Award
The Forward Trust wins HR excellence award in recognition of its Apprenticeship Scheme for people in recovery from addiction.
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01 May 2017
The Forward Trust, formerly known as RAPt, awarded new contract to deliver community drug and alcohol services in East Kent
The Forward Trust is thrilled to announce it has won a new contract to deliver community substance misuse services in East Kent, in partnership with charities Nacro and ReThink. The service will provide comprehensive substance misuse services for anyone in East Kent and will include clinical and psychological support; mental health advice; and assistance with employment, housing, education and benefits.
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23 Feb 2017
Forward Responds to Prison and Courts Bill
The serious commitment to rehabilitation at the centre of the proposed new Prisons and Courts bill is great progress. Our experience at the front line of drug services in prisons shows that for successful rehabilitation more provision of quality, evidence based drug treatment programmes is essential. Without tackling the fundamental issue of drug addiction in prisons, education, training and employment can have little impact for many. We know that tackling both the drug problem and employability are crucial in reducing reoffending.
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