Welcome to the Framework blog, where you will find regular updates of our work, our wonderful supporters and the people we exist to support.
18 Oct 2012
Young poets give their thoughts on homelessness
At Framework we visit dozens of local schools every year to talk to children and their teachers about the complex and often emotionally challenging subject of homelessness.
12 Oct 2012
Primary school marks World Homeless Day with special assembly and Harvest donations to Framework
Primary school pupils in Arnold, Nottingham, marked World Homeless Day by donating dozens of Harvest gifts to Framework
04 Oct 2012
Homelessness and Mental Health: Framework and Broadway host season of events
Framework will host a series of films and talks at Nottingham’s Broadway Cinema to mark Mental Health Awareness Weeks 2012.
03 Oct 2012
Running to Make a Difference: Robin Hood Half-Marathon 2012
It was a cold, blustery Sunday morning – not a good night to have slept rough – as intrepid runners from across the country geared up to begin the Ikano Robin Hood Half-Marathon - a 13.1 mile jaunt around Nottingham city.
21 Sep 2012
Charity and business: a world of opportunities
If you work for a large company then it’s likely you will, at some stage, have “done something for charity.”
06 Sep 2012
Volunteering with Gateway to Nature
Gateway to Nature is indebted to its wonderful volunteers; for the skills they’ve shared, the time they’ve given and the support they’ve provided.
30 Aug 2012
Framework: giving young people a fresh start
Framework works with dozens of vulnerable young people every year, helping them to overcome the problems that, if not confronted effectively, could lead to a lifetime of entrenched social exclusion and homelessness.
25 Aug 2012
Barista social enterprise saves junior footballers’ season
Framework's Barista social enterprise cafe in Woodthorpe Grange Park has stepped in to ensure that members of a new boys’ football team will start their inaugural season in style.
21 Aug 2012
Framework welcomes new street fundraising rules
Framework has welcomed tough new rules to regulate the conduct of street fundraisers - known to the media as "chuggers".
11 Aug 2012
Alcohol service takes on care for cat and her kittens
Residents and staff at Michael Varnam House, Framework’s residential alcohol treatment centre in Nottingham, have been playing host to some unusual guests - a stray cat and her five kittens.