What's happening at Druglink

 
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17 july 2019

More than 30 Britvic employees volunteered for the day with Druglink to help develop our client support facilities. The volunteer day saw a team from Britvic’s Marketing & Innovation department redecorating the communal spaces at Oxygen Recovery to create an even warmer, more welcoming environment for clients to help aid in their recovery from substance misuse. A second team of Britvic volunteers worked to create an outdoor therapy space at Druglink’s head office. The garden therapy area will aid the client recovery programme of therapeutic approaches that aim to improve both the body and mind. Wellbeing and physical activities such as yoga, drama, martial arts and gardening will all be able to be carried out in a comforting outdoor space. Read the full press release.

 

12 july 2019

Druglink has today launched a new counselling service to serve the local community. Oxygen Breathe has been set up through funding from The Police and Crime Commissioner for Hertfordshire and Dacorum Borough Council to grow the counselling and related services Druglink can offer. With levels of mental ill health growing, there is more need than ever to provide accessible treatment services. Oxygen Breathe has been designed as a counselling service for everyone, even those who would otherwise struggle to pay for it. People in Hertfordshire who need help and can afford it, will be asked to pay the market-rate for a counselling session. Those who need help but cannot afford the market rate will be offered sessions at a pay-what-you-can-afford rate. Read the full press release.

The launch event was attended by The Mayoress of the Borough of Dacorum, The Deputy Police and Crime Commissioner for Hertfordshire, members of Hertfordshire County Council, local community partners and Druglink staff.

 
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23 NOVEMBER 2018

Druglink are delighted to have won ‘Most Innovative Care Team Award’ at the Hertfordshire Care awards 2018! The Awards celebrate Hertfordshire’s best in care, recognising the incredible people delivering the best care every day. Druglink’s dedicated care team have been rewarded for reaching the highest of standards and achieving excellence. The team were declared the winners of the Most Innovative Care Team Award, sponsored by Ridouts Solicitors. They picked up their prize in front of a packed 380-strong audience at the ceremony hosted by Hertfordshire Care Providers Association. This is an amazing achievement for the team - we are honoured to have been nominated and beyond delighted to have won! Read the full Press Release.

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2 march 2018

Coffee Ethic was a finalist in the biz4biz Awards 2018, in the Best Corporate and Social Responsibility category.  The award is for a business in the community that contributes to sustainable development by delivering economic, social and environmental benefits. We're delighted to have to have been part of this prestigious award. 



 
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24 july 2017

Coffee Ethic was a finalist in the 2017 Hertfordshire Life Food and Drink Awards in the category: Service to the Community. The award looks for food and/or drink-led initiatives that aim to inspire and educate local communities and we'e delighted that the work carried out by Coffee Ethic was recognised by this prestigious award.


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26 APRIL 2017

We're delighted  that Druglink was a Finalist in the UK Housing Awards 2017 category: An outstanding approach to meeting specialist housing needs. The UK Housing Awards are widely recognised as the leading awards in the sector, highlighting the organisations, individuals and projects that are leading the way in affordable housing - we're extremely happy to be part of this group and that the service we provide through Oxygen Recovery has been recognised.