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Calling all storytellers: Recovery Street Film Festival open for entries.

6 June 2016

Submissions are now open for The Recovery Street Film Festival, now in its third year the festival will take place during recovery month in September. Anybody who has a ‘recovery’ story to tell is encouraged to enter.

The aim of the festival is to empower people affected by addiction by giving them a voice, and providing a...

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Chief Exec's Blog - Put Housing First?

13 May 2016

Put Housing First?

The election of a new Mayor for London brings fresh hope for those struggling to find suitable and safe accommodation in the capital. The housing agenda was a top priority for the mayoral campaign reflecting the far reaching housing challenges facing those who live and work in London. Sadiq Khan has declared his...

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Phoenix Futures launches The Griffith Edwards Fund

11 May 2016

Last night Phoenix Futures launched the Griffith Edwards Fund at an event at the House of Lords in Westminster. The charitable fund has been introduced to make it easier for people with the most complex needs to access residential rehabilitation.


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Roadshows 2016

9 May 2016

On May 4th the last of 14 Phoenix Futures Roadshows took place - the events are held each year to give the Executive Team a chance to meet staff throughout the country, to talk through the priorities and direction for Phoenix over the coming year and to get staff involved in helping shape future strategy.


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Praise for B-Chilled

3 May 2016
Phoenix's B-Chilled project works in the night time economy and the wider community to help create a safer environment for all.

Working with a wide range of partners the project has gained a reputation as an innovative outreach solution that gets closer to the issues. B-Chilled focuses on mild to...

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Building Recovery in the Community

14 April 2016

Congratulation to the 12 participants who recently completed our intensive 14 week ‘Alcohol Intervention Programme’ at the Preston Discover service on 13th April 2016.

The course is an intensive 14 week ‘Alcohol Intervention Programme’, delivered by the Building Futures team at the Preston Discover service. The aim...

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Buster becomes the first dog to complete his treatment at the Wirral Residential Service

16 March 2016
Staff and residents at the Wirral Residential Service celebrated the completion of their first canine resident this week. Buster was the first dog to move into our on-site kennels with his owner in September last year.

Since September Buster has settled in well and has been enjoying his time with the rest...

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International Women's Day

8 March 2016
As we celebrate International Women’s Day today, we are delighted to announce that we have been successful for a PHE grant which will enable us to provide more beds for women at our Wirral Residential service.

Last week we were pleased to find out that we had been successfully awarded £191,500 to build an extension...

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Chief Executive's Blog - At Phoenix we believe in being the best

1 March 2016

At Phoenix we believe in being the best

‘’That is why we constantly strive to learn and to innovate, to challenge ourselves, to adapt and work together with others who can bring valuable expertise. Being the best doesn’t mean wanting to be the biggest it means giving the very best of ourselves to achieve our purpose.‘’


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Phoenix Futures are delighted to be recognised as one of the Best Not for Profit Companies to Work For

29 February 2016

We have been placed 47th in the listing of the top 100 Best Not for Profit Organisations to work for recognising one of core values of always striving to be the best.

Phoenix was represented by two members of our HR team Alastair Haig and Tony Pearson at the Best Companies awards on Wednesday 24th February. We think this is a fantastic...


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).