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Family support weekend for those with a family member or partner suffering from substance misuse

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Do you have a close friend, family member or partner who is suffering from an addiction or substance misuse? Read More

Support for those who have someone in their lives suffering from substance misuse

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Do you have a close friend, family member or partner who is suffering from an addiction or substance misuse? Read More

Armed Forces Recovery Services

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Anecdotal evidence suggests that military veterans struggling with substance misuse, are often reluctant to access currently available treatment programmes. This appears to be driven by many factors one of which is an expectation of cultural differentiation and the assumed inability of others to understand the unfamiliar concepts of military life, background and experiences. Read More

These Boots Are Made For Working

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The Nelson Trust has been kindly donated 40 pairs of second hand steel toe capped boots by the local Furniture Recycling Project in Gloucester. These boots can now be used by clients for Outward Bound activities and gardening projects at The Star Centre, where clients are able to attend courses and workshops to develop their skills and knowledge which will be of benefit to them once they leave The Nelson Trust. Read More

Crossing the Pennines for Addiction Recovery

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On 17th July, Ruth Saunders will be setting of from her home in Gloucester with just her bike and a backpack and heading for the Pennine mountains to begin a 137 mile cycle for a Gloucestershire charity. Read More