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  • News

    TEMPORARY NUMBER - 07561026430

    We are currently unable to access our office in Dukes Keep, so you won’t be able to reach us on our normal number - 023 8070 2222. Please phone 07561026430 for now.

    Thank you very much. 

    posted in News 3 January 2018

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    Local Mental Health Charity Broadening its Reach


    Southampton based charity SAFE ( has announced a new management line up that has been put in place from 1st December 2017.

    Nina Kelly becomes Chief Executive Officer having joined SAFE two years ago as Chief Development Officer. She has significantly expanded the scope and reach of the charity’s psychological based ‘Choices’ training courses from a reach of 60 people in 2014 to over 250 so far this year, with ambitious plans to grow this further during 2018. These interventions radically turn around the lives of people of all ages struggling with debilitating anxiety, depression and low self-esteem and enables them to successfully… Read More

    posted in News 4 December 2017

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    Welcome Grant, our new Youth facilitator!

    Thank you for all of your responses, we have now filled our Youth Facilitator position. 

    We are, however, always looking to offer work experience for anyone wishing to help with the Youth Choices course. 

    We would like to welcome Grant, who is our new Youth facilitator! - Bio to follow!  

    posted in News 7 September 2017

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    We are looking for a Youth Choices Facilitator/Trainer!


    We have a really exciting new opportunity! We now have a vacancy for a Youth Choices Facilitator/Trainer.

    The aim of the Youth Choices Facilitator job is to deliver Youth Choices to young people with ongoing support, and to develop the use of Youth Choices among youth professionals. 

    This will be 2 days a week initially, with potential to increase. 

    If you would like more information, contact or phone us at 02380702222. 

    posted in News 21 July 2017

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    Simon Volunteers preparing lunches for Candidates

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    We were delighted to see ex candidate Simon return to help out on the course this week!

    Simon used his excellent Cheffing skills to prepare excellent lunches for our current course candidates, turning our Fareshare food supplies into a delicious spread !

    Thank you Simon!

    posted in News 3 March 2017