Monthly Archives: December 2011

Work experience at John Lewis

Mark Kendall – Employment Support Worker Another client finished a successful work placement at John Lewis in Oxford Street on Friday and I went to the store to attend his debrief session in the afternoon. This had been a 4 … Continue reading

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Step Up in to Work

Wyn Newman – User Involvement & Development Manager A while back I mentioned about the volunteering scheme we are introducing for people who use our building, Step Up. A few months later after lots of consultation and work we are … Continue reading

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Never Giving Up

Neil Partridge – Outreach Worker The prospect of leaving work on a cold grey morning at 5.30am is never a thought I cherish! Being an Outreach worker in the summer is great, but not so much when winter holds court … Continue reading

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85th Year of the Radio 4 St Martin-in-the-Fields Christmas Appeal

Watch Stepping Away from Homelessness, a short film which uses homeless people’s words and photos. Visit an exhibition outside The Connection and inside the Crypt with more information about the appeal and some of the people that have been helped. Make a … Continue reading

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How did you sleep last night?

Sarah Cokayne – Fundraising team Badly? With a loved one? Alone? In a star shape?  How about on the floor in Central London? For the past 2 years I have been a fundraiser at The Connection. The fundraising team is … Continue reading

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