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13 Nov 2017
Alcohol Awareness Week 2017 Blog
Alcohol Awareness week is from 13th – 19th November 2017. To help shine a light on the issue, one of our former clients shared their story of how alcohol impacted them, and how they changed their life for the better.
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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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Latest News
06 Nov 2017
The Forward Trust Acquire Vision Housing.
Vision Housing, a London based charity and social enterprise that supports prisoners into housing, has been acquired by The Forward Trust, a social business with charitable status that supports people to break the cycles of crime and addiction.
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26 Oct 2017
Forward's Response to MoJ's Drug and Reoffending Statistics
On 26th October 2017 the Ministry of Justice released new data on the impact of community-based drug and alcohol treatment on reoffending. The report contains initial findings from a project linking data from the National Drug Treatment Monitoring System (NDTMS) held by Public Health England (PHE) with data on offenders held by the Ministry of Justice (MOJ). It found that those with a history of injecting drugs were more likely to offend and that people who successfully completed treatment or were still in treatment were less likely to re-offend.
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06 Oct 2017
The Forward Trust’s CEO reflects on drug recovery wing research report
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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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