Make Yourself Heard What to do if you need urgent police help through the 999 service, but can’t speak If you’re in an emergency situation and need police help, but can’t speak, Make Yourself Heard and let the 999 operator know your call is genuine. WHEN [...]

We’re so proud of Rachel Bloomer, who won ‘Outstanding Achievement by an ISVA Supporting Adults’ at the @LimeCulture Limelight awards! She is pictured receiving her award and with Sir Keir Starmer MP, QC.

Rachel is our specialist Learning Disability ISVA. The ‘Outstanding Achievement by an ISVA Supporting Adults’ category looks to celebrate excellent practice carried out by UK-based individual ISVAs. This LimeLight Award celebrates the achievements of an individual ISVA supporting adults who have demonstrated commitment, passion and exceptional encouragement and support for [...]

BBC Three’s short film for Children in Need shows the story of one young vulnerable homeless woman that found Next Link 49 Days On The Streets: From The Day I Became Homeless Homeless at 18, and not a top priority for social services because of her age, Imogen has to resort to sleeping on mates' sofas, on the streets, or in emergency accommodation. Over 49 days of being homeless, she documents the toll it takes on her mental health.

Charity Dinner with Councillor Hunt, Chair of South Gloucestershire Council, where Next Link were named as one of her chosen charities.

The Chair’s fund was established in May 1998 as a focus for collecting funds for locally-based charities.  Each year the new Chair of Council chooses which charities he or she wishes to support.  Any donations received during that year are presented to the charities at the annual council meeting.   This year’s Chair of Council, Cllr Rachael Hunt, has chosen domestic abuse charity Next Link and Freewheelers Blood Bikes as the charities she will be supporting to benefit.

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Thursday, May 16th, 2019 at 2:25pm
Thank you to all those who attended our women's only services networking event on this week. Highlighting the value and importance of women only services in Bristol. @BristolUnison @BristolZT @SARSAS_uk @One25Charity @StMungos @FareShareSW @ARA_Bristol @SISHBristol NextLinkHousing photo
Tuesday, May 14th, 2019 at 5:02am
All victims should be able to access safe accomodation. We welcome the investment in trauma informed safe house provision and a focus on early intervention.
Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 at 9:27pm
Collaboration hope and hearing young people's voices are key messages today. Working with partners to improve the lives for victims and survivors. Violence can be prevented. #SeriousViolenceSummit
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PCC @SuMountstevens is now sharing her hopes and aspirations for how we can work together to tackle these issues across Avon and Somerset #SeriousViolenceSummit
Thursday, April 18th, 2019 at 8:15pm
We are out delivering the many Easter Eggs we had donated to the Next Link Service. Thank you so much for the generosity. Happy Easter everyone #donation #thankyou #HappyEasterWeekend NextLinkHousing photo

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