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Celebrating 50 years of Residential Services

3 May 2019

This year we celebrate 50 years of life-changing work, marking this milestone offered us the opportunity to reflect on the impact that Phoenix has had on thousands of people’s lives.

We know from our founder's Griffith Edwards publications that date as far back as 1968, the positive impact that Phoenix has been making to the lives of “...

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Thomas' Story of Addiction and Hope

9 April 2019

My Story of Addiction

Hello, my name is Thomas and I’m 32 years young.

I have one hell of a resilient and wonderful mother, three remarkable brothers, a beautiful sister, a gorgeous nephew and a scrumptious newly born little baby niece who are...

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Phoenix named 35th Best Not-for-Profit

21 February 2019
We’re delighted to be have been named 35th in the Sunday Times Best 100 Not for Profit Organisations to Work For 2019! “Thank you to all Phoenix staff volunteers, peer mentors and trustees. You make Phoenix what it is - one of the very best charities in the country supporting some of the most vulnerable in our society in excruciatingly challenging...
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Scottish Residential Service win ‘Recovery Icon’

15 February 2019

Phoenix Futures Scottish Residential Service win ‘Recovery Icon’

Phoenix Futures’ Scottish Residential Service took home the coveted Recovery Icon award from this year’s New Year Honours.

The annual awards event is a chance to recognise the hard work and dedication of all the Phoenix Futures staff, volunteers and partners...

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Life Changing Stories - Why I Came To Phoenix Futures by Danny

8 February 2019

Danny shares his story about how coming to Phoenix's Scottish Residential Service changed his life...

Why I Came To Phoenix Futures by Danny

About five years ago I became unwell which resulted in my leg being amputated. I didn’t realise at the time the impact it would have on my life and the way it would make me feel. Even though the...

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The future is bright at Phoenix Scotland - Blog

29 January 2019

The future is bright at Phoenix Scotland

It has been a really exciting six months for Phoenix Futures Scotland as we settle into our new residential home.

Having spent a year rigorously searching for a new property for our residential service, last August we moved from the North of Glasgow into our new facility across the city...

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How we created our gender-specific trauma-informed programme - Blog

29 January 2019

In this new blog Head of House for Phoenix's Grace House, Carly Dawson, discusses the rationale for creating a trauma-informed programme and the process she followed.

How we created our gender-specific trauma-informed programme

Grace House is a gender specific service in North London, developed to meet the needs of women who...

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What’s happening at Phoenix’s Sheffield Residential Service?

22 January 2019

What’s happening at Phoenix’s Sheffield Residential Service?

CQC Inspection rates us Good in all areas

We’re delighted to be able to say that our latest CQC report rates us as Good in all areas. Our report can viewed on the CQC website here

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Recent research report that have caught our eye

3 January 2019

Recent Research Reports

The following reports are just some of the useful and persuasive reports that have caught our eye in the last couple of months

Women’s Mental Health

Agenda have released a report from The Women’s Mental Health Taskforce. Amongst a number of recommendations the report calls for



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).