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Highlights
02 Jan 2018
My journey to recovery from alcohol addiction
Dry January is an annual movement where people give up alcohol for the month of January. To highlight the importance of alcohol awareness, one of our former clients shares their story of their journey to recovery from alcohol addiction and what it’s like to be in social situations where drinking is commonplace.
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29 Dec 2017
Family Support at Christmas
For Forward Family Support client Angie, Christmas can be a difficult time. “I have been with my partner for five years and have only had one Christmas together, he seems to prefer prison food. I was looking forward to Christmas at home together but unfortunately, after less than a year out of prison, he is now back in prison for this year’s Christmas dinner. This year will be a lonely but relaxing Christmas for me”
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07 Dec 2017
Quiz night raises more than £10,000 for The Bridges
On Wednesday 6th December over 100 guests from across Yorkshire attended a quiz night in aid of The Bridges – a residential rehabilitation centre run by The Forward Trust in Hull. The quiz, held at Barmbyfield Barns in Pocklington, raised more than £10,000 for the centre, with BBC Radio Humber’s Phil White playing quiz master for the evening.
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Latest News
23 Apr 2018
Social Investment Business (SIB) and The Forward Trust launch the Forward Enterprise Fund.
Social Investment Business (SIB) and The Forward Trust are pleased to announce the launch of the Forward Enterprise Fund.
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29 Mar 2018
Gender pay gap report
The Forward Trust releases its gender pay gap report
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07 Mar 2018
Mike's Blog: So let's get on with it...
David Gauke is the new Secretary of State for Justice, the latest in a string of appointments in the last 7 years, and hopefully one who will stay in the job long enough to see through a planned programme of action. He gave his first public speech on prisons yesterday (6th March).
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06 Mar 2018
The Forward Trust Responds to Justice Secretary’s Prison Speech
The Forward Trust Responds to Justice Secretary’s Prison Speech
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