News Archive: May 2020

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Chief Exec Blog - 'Tsunami of Need' meeeting emerging needs

23 May 2020

Phoenix Chief Exec Karen Biggs warns of the emerging needs of people who use drugs and alchol during the coronavirus lockdown.

Tsunami of Need

The Covid 19 pandemic has brought many people in society to a crisis point. People who were already struggling to access the health and...

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Vicky Ball – Phoenix’s Head of Housing Blog, Homelessness: Seizing the Opportunity

12 May 2020

This a critical time for people affected by homelessness and substance use problems. We’ve spoken to Phoenix’s Head of Housing to find out more about how COVID-19 has affected homeless people, what the Government has done and what could be done next to seize the opportunity to make change.

Q: Vicky, tell us how you came to be working...

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Keeping the home ties strong during Covid-19

7 May 2020
Keeping the home ties strong is one important way that Phoenix Futures keeps their residents’ motivation high, says Liam Ward

Aligned with government guidance – and as with other registered care homes – our residents are currently unable to receive visits from their loved ones. We know that these connections are really important; in a...

Phoenix Futures is a registered charity in England and Wales (No 284880) and in Scotland (No SCO39008); Company Limited by Guarantee Number 1626869; Registered Provider of Social Housing with Homes England (H3795).