Julie Fine

No Smoking

April 23, 2014 :: 1.03pm
No Smoking Day

Julie Fine works at our Bristol Complex Needs Service. She trained as a practitioner with NHS Smokefree Bristol to help people quit smoking. She explains more about her work and how Lucy, one of our clients, has not smoked for 49 days. Read More »

Posted in Guest blogs, Support
Open House art exhibition with David Devoy, Jeremy Corbyn MP and Howard Sinclair

So, what do you do then?

Howard Sinclair, our CEO, started his career as a nursing assistant and has over 30 years experience in the statutory and voluntary sectors. After 16 years of being a CEO he finds he still gets asked what it is he does. In his latest blog, he explains. Read more

Apr 17th | Howard Sinclair | Key people
womens conference panel

Supporting Women’s Recovery

At the start of April we held our third annual Supporting Women’s Recovery Conference. Esther Sample, Women’s Strategy Implementation Manager, explains more about the day and what we learned.  Read more

Apr 15th | Esther Sample | Events
Howard Sinclair

Looking back on week number one

Ten days into the job, our new CEO Howard Sinclair writes about visiting St Mungo’s Broadway projects, the scale of our work, and looks forward to a challenging and bright future. I set myself the target that if I got through the first week I would write this blog – I have and so here it is. [...] Read more

Apr 10th | Howard Sinclair | Guest blogs, Key people
The 9 o'clock slot

The Nine o’clock slot

The Nine O’Clock Slot play examines the first funeral slot of the day. Paid for by councils, it is for those who cannot afford to pay themselves or have no family who can arrange the funeral for them. Our End of Life Care Coordinator, Peter Kennedy, advised the production company, Ice and Fire, on the [...] Read more

Apr 8th | Gordon Chaston | Guest blogs
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New report a ‘milestone’ for welfare reforms and homelessness

The Work and Pensions Select Committee has published a report today which is an all party report about the impact of welfare reforms. Anna Page, our Policy, Public Affairs and Research Manager, explains more. Read more

Apr 2nd | Anna Page | Guest blogs
Howard Sinclair

Day one

1 April 2014 is the first day of St Mungo’s Broadway. Our Chief Executive, Howard Sinclair, blogs about the start of a new organisation. Read more

Apr 1st | Howard Sinclair | Key people, News
Charles Fraser CBE

Over and out

Charles Fraser CBE steps down as Chief Executive of St Mungo’s today after almost 20 years in the role. Here’s some of his final message to all staff. Read more

Mar 31st | Charles Fraser | Guest blogs, Key people
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Skills, faith and a new beginning

Gordon is a member of St Mungo’s client representative group, Outside In. He’s offered to write a regular blog for us over the months ahead, as he faces some big changes in his own life, and also to highlight issues facing other people who’ve experienced homelessness. This is Gordon’s third blog. Read more

Mar 28th | Gordon Chaston | Guest blogs, Real life stories
Homeless Diamonds Magazines

World Poetry Day

For World Poetry Day, and as part of our Reading Matters campaign, we’re showcasing some creative writing from our clients. In hostels and at our Recovery College people take part in creative writing workshops or simply like to write by themselves. St Mungo’s clients have many talents and some are writers, performers, poets and artists. One of [...] Read more

Mar 21st | Hannah Eiseman | Guest blogs

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