6 July 2018: Jack's story

By the age of 20, Jack was a high-performing property salesman in London. Working hard and earning lots of money, the high life welcomed Jack with open arms, and his partying lifestyle quickly helped him deal with his highly pressurised career. Within just three years, addicted to drink and drugs, Jack ‘ballooned’ to 25 stone and was given just six months to live.Read more

24 June 2018: Probation services and charities: does it have to end in ‘tiers’?

The publication of the Justice Committee’s report on the government’s Transforming Rehabilitation policy provides yet more evidence that the so-called rehabilitation revolution has resulted in charities being less involved than ever in the delivery of probation services.Read more

4 May 2018: Celebrating 35 years of Clouds House

This year is the 35th anniversary of the establishment of Clouds House, our residential rehab treatment facility in Wiltshire.Read more

18 April 2018: What is the impact of addiction on children?

Whatever relationship you have to an addict there will be a commonality of experience; whether you are a parent, partner, child, sibling, or friend. When somebody is engaged in addictive behaviour it can be extremely frightening, confusing and traumatic.Read more