News Archive: June 2020

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The Coronavirus Prison Rollercoaster

29 June 2020
The Coronavirus Prison Rollercoaster

The coronavirus pandemic has been a challenging time for all of us, whether we work in prisons, residential, or community services. We’ve never faced such an unprecedented change to the ways in which we usually operate as services, and support...

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The unheard Catch-22 within therapeutic communities during COVID-19

18 June 2020
The unheard Catch-22 within therapeutic communities during COVID-19

It is safe to say it has been a surreal and challenging time over the past few months for us all. We already felt it was a difficult time in our sector as the policy of austerity had a real impact on referrals and choice for the individual. Over the past couple of years fewer...

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Blog - Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Part Two

15 June 2020

Blog – Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

Inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement Phoenix’s Head of HR and L&D Woosh Raza and Director of Marketing and Innovation Jim Armstrong took some time to discuss racial discrimination, inclusion, workplace communities, privilege, education and how to make the world a better place....

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Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Blog - Part One

10 June 2020
Blog - Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

Inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement Phoenix’s Head of HR and L&D Woosh Raza, and Director of Marketing and Innovation Jim Armstrong, took some time to discuss racial discrimination, inclusion, workplace communities, privilege, education and how to make the world a better place....

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A heartfelt thank you to all of our amazing volunteers

1 June 2020

To mark Volunteers Week, we spoke to some of our amazing volunteers across Phoenix and asked them about their experiences of volunteering with us.

Interview with Andy Volunteer at the Scottish Residential

Can you tell us a bit about how you got into volunteering?

I started helping out and supporting...

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