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BBC Three’s short film for Children in Need shows the story of one young vulnerable homeless woman that found Next Link

2018-11-15T14:04:05+00:00

49 Days On The Streets: From The Day I Became Homeless

Homeless at 18, and not a top priority for social services because of her age, Imogen has to resort to sleeping on mates’ sofas, on the streets, or in emergency accommodation. Over 49 days of being homeless, she documents the toll it takes on her mental health.

BBC Three’s short film for Children in Need shows the story of one young vulnerable homeless woman that found Next Link2018-11-15T14:04:05+00:00

Please come and join us at 5 Queen Square BS1 5JQ! If you can please bring a jam jar or portable tealight holder – tealights and hot chocolate will be provided before the march…

2018-11-01T15:16:02+00:00

Candlelit March – Bristol
Thursday 22nd November 2018 at 4.30pm

To mark the UN International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Next Link is inviting people to join its candlelit march to highlight the number of women and children affected by Domestic Abuse and Rape and Sexual Abuse. The march highlights the United Nation’s International Elimination of Violence against Women’s day.

The procession will leave Next Link, 5 Queen Square BS1 5JQ at 4.30pm and make its way to College Green,

Here, at 5pm, two larger candles will be lit by survivors to symbolise the two women who die each week through domestic abuse in this country. There will also be a minutes silence for gatherers to pay their respects to those whose lives have affected by domestic abuse, rape and sexual assault.

Please come and join us!
If you can please bring a jam jar or portable tealight holder – tealights and hot chocolate will be provided before the march

For more details contact sarah.o’leary@nextlinkhousing.co.uk


Candlelit Vigil – South Glos
Wednesday 21st November 2018 at 3pm

At the front of Kings Chase Shopping Centre Regent Street, Kingswood, Bristol BS15 8LP, at 3pm
click here for details

Please come and join us at 5 Queen Square BS1 5JQ! If you can please bring a jam jar or portable tealight holder – tealights and hot chocolate will be provided before the march…2018-11-01T15:16:02+00:00

We’re so proud of Rachel Bloomer, who won ‘Outstanding Achievement by an ISVA Supporting Adults’ at the @LimeCulture Limelight awards! She is pictured receiving her award and with Sir Keir Starmer MP, QC.

2018-10-22T17:00:12+00:00

Rachel is our specialist Learning Disability ISVA at Safe Link.

The ‘Outstanding Achievement by an ISVA Supporting Adults’ category looks to celebrate excellent practice carried out by UK-based individual ISVAs. This LimeLight Award celebrates the achievements of an individual ISVA supporting adults who have demonstrated commitment, passion and exceptional encouragement and support for their adult clients.

The LimeLight Awards were introduced by LimeCulture CIC in 2016 with the aim of acknowledging the outstanding contributions and achievements of individual ISVAs, ISVA Teams and ISVA Managers.

We’re so proud of Rachel Bloomer, who won ‘Outstanding Achievement by an ISVA Supporting Adults’ at the @LimeCulture Limelight awards! She is pictured receiving her award and with Sir Keir Starmer MP, QC.2018-10-22T17:00:12+00:00

Charity Dinner with Councillor Hunt, Chair of South Gloucestershire Council, where Next Link were named as one of her chosen charities.

2018-10-09T16:09:03+00:00

The Chair’s fund was established in May 1998 as a focus for collecting funds for locally-based charities.  Each year the new Chair of Council chooses which charities he or she wishes to support.  Any donations received during that year are presented to the charities at the annual council meeting.
 
This year’s Chair of Council, Cllr Rachael Hunt, has chosen domestic abuse charity Next Link and Freewheelers Blood Bikes as the charities she will be supporting to benefit.

Charity Dinner with Councillor Hunt, Chair of South Gloucestershire Council, where Next Link were named as one of her chosen charities.2018-10-09T16:09:03+00:00

Bishop of Gloucester, the Rt Revd Rachel Treweek, invited Next link to speak at her breakfast discussion on domestic abuse.

2018-09-10T17:40:11+00:00
Bishop of Gloucester, the Rt Revd Rachel Treweek, invited Next link to speak at her breakfast discussion on domestic abuse.2018-09-10T17:40:11+00:00