Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Forward Leeds

Three Peaks walk will fund family activities at alcohol and drugs service

A team of fourteen from Forward Leeds, the city’s alcohol and drug service, aim to climb the three highest peaks in Yorkshire...

Drug and alcohol recovery service ‘here to help’ during pandemic

Drug and alcohol recovery workers at Forward Leeds say they are “here to help” people who have become more dependent during the...

Leeds alcohol and drug service has biggest-ever year

Forward Leeds, the city’s alcohol and drug service, helped more people than ever reach life changing personal goals, including becoming abstinent.

Armley skydiver says thanks charity with daring fundraiser

Courageous Sarah Pearson, from Armley, overcame real fear to complete an awe-inspiring 15,000ft (three miles) skydive. Her death-defying feat...

Hurly-Burley Players take on Macbeth as part of addiction recovery

People recovering from drug and alcohol addiction at a recovery hub in Burley will stage a one-off production of Macbeth, directed by a RADA-trained...

Armley organisation offers overdose advice

Armley-based Forward Leeds will be sharing advice and information on what to do in the event of an overdose for International Overdose Awareness Day...

Armley Forum offers chance to have say on local issues

Armley residents will have their say on community issues at a public meeting later next week. The Armley Forum will be held on Tuesday 21st...

Armley: Event tackles alcohol’s impact on family life

An event in Armley will encourage people to think about how drinking can affect family life as part of the upcoming Alcohol Awareness Week. Forward...

Life after drink and drugs: “I’ve learned to live again”

Walking past the beautiful old chapel building just off Burley Road you wouldn’t realise that inside lies a lifeline rehabilitation service used by hundreds...

Forward Leeds launches hepatitis C support group

Staff from Armley-based drug and alcohol service Forward Leeds are helping those with hepatitis C to help themselves. A new blood-borne virus (BBV) peer support...

Forward Leeds offers summer holiday fun for families

Armley-based drug and alcohol service Forward Leeds have a range of holiday fun lined up for families. The Family Plus team at Forward Leeds will...