Viewing entries tagged with 'Nelson Trust'

Vote for Jo! ISIS Key Worker nominated for national award

Tags: , , ,

“When the Crown Court judge asked me for my professional opinion before he sentenced my client…that really brought home to me how far I had come!” Read More

30th Anniversary Story - David

Tags: , , , , ,

As part of our 30th anniversar year, we are producing a story each month demonstrating the work we have achieved over the last 30 years. Our June story is about a client who accessed our residential treatment services. Read More

Local Business hosts Quiz Night in aid of The Nelson Trust

Tags: , ,

Business consultancy company IMSM, based in Malmesbury, hosted a Quiz Night in aid of The Nelson Trust on Thursday 14th May at Barbury Inn, Wiltshire. Read More

30th Anniversary Case Study - Tom

Tags: , , , ,

As part of our 30th anniversar year, we are producing a case study each month demonstrating the work we have achieved over the last 30 years. Our May story is about a client who accessed our residential treatment services. Read More

Cotswold Hills conquered for The Nelson Trust

Tags: , , ,

Three keen runners tackled the Cotswold Hills on Sunday 10th May and took on the Stroud Trail Marathon and Half Marathon for The Nelson Trust raising funds to support those who are facing challenges caused by drug and alcohol addiction. Two runners completed the full marathon and one runner completed the half marathon. Read More

Fete and Family Fun Day with Prize Draw

Tags: , , , , , ,

Join us and celebrate 30 years of The Nelson Trust on Saturday 11th July at our Fete and Family Fun Day at the Star Centre, Hope Mills Business Park, Brimscombe, Stroud, GL5 2SE between 2.30pm and 4.30pm. Bring along friends, family and colleagues – the more the merrier!  There’s something for everyone, from traditional Trap the Rat and a Coconut Shy to flamboyant dancers and a Dog Show. Big band to get the vibe. Children can get their faces painted and et off steam on the bouncy castle. This is The Nelson Trust’s way of saying a big thank you to everyone for all their support over the last 30 years. Read More

Nelson Trust clients come to the aid of their neighbour

Tags: , , , ,

The Nelson Trust in Stroud provides treatment, education, training and resettlement for people with drug and alcohol addictions. As part of their rehabilitation programme, clients are equipped with many new skills. This builds their confidence and sets them up for life after rehab. As part of this, they are very fortunate to get First Aid training with the British Red Cross. Read More

Clay Shoot and Dinner at Berkeley Castle

Tags: , ,

Our most popular fundraising event is now less than a month away, with the Clay Shoot and Black Tie Dinner taking place on Friday 15th May 2015 at Berkeley Castle. Last year the event coincided with the BBC filming Wolf Hall. Many of the guests were mistakenly sent to the middle of the film set, after saying they had arrived for the 'shoot', adding to the unique experience. Read More

Cybercrime Workshop - Raising Awareness and How to Prevent Cybercrime

Tags: , , ,

The many sinister faces of Cybercrime are little understood and their affects can be devastating.  ISIS Women’s Centre in Gloucester is delivering a workshop on three separate days - Friday, 10th, 17th and 24th April to raise awareness and help prevent cybercrime.  Read More

New Grant from Public Health England Boosts Gloucestershire’s Hub for Recovery

Tags: , , , , ,

Public Health England has just announced a grant of £350,000 to The Nelson Trust.  The money, from the national Drug and Alcohol Capital Grants Fund, has been awarded for the purchase of a building in Stroud which will serve two important purposes for Gloucestershire’s recovery community: downstairs will be an Upcycling Shop trading restored and redecorated furniture and household goods; upstairs there will be accommodation for up to four individuals who have successfully completed their addiction treatment and are just at the point of returning to paid employment. Read More