Impact Living Summer 2021 Newsletter

Summer Newsletter 21st June marked the longest day of the year; otherwise known as the Summer Solstice, bringing us 16 hours and 38 minutes of daylight and a time of new beginnings. We are starting to see the transition from action planning, seed sowing and hard work to flourishing new projects. This newsletter, we would […]

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Appeals 2021

Cornmill Flood Appeal We need your help! Sadly, the River Derwant in Malton burst its bank, flooding and severely damaging the ground floor homes of our vulnerable residents as well as our onsite support office. Please donate to help us to restore people’s homes https://www.justgiving.com/campaign/CornmillFloods Sadly, our Cornmill Scheme needs your support more than ever […]

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“Changing Lives Through Football”

Clients from our Wilfred Drive Scheme ‘kick-started’ a 10-week football themed learning and personal development programme through SUCF Street Soccer Academy! Sheffield United Community Foundation Sheffield United Community Foundation is a high-performing sport for development charity and is the official charity of Sheffield United Football Club, supporting people across Sheffield and the city region to […]

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In loving memory of Janine Gore (22.01.63 – 25.03.21)

Matthew first came to Impact in 2013. He was struggling to find somewhere suitable to live where he would feel supported after experiencing relationship breakdown with his ex-partner, while trying to cope with the bereavement and loss of his baby boy. Throughout his time living in supported accommodation through Impact Living, Matthew has had his […]

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Kat’s journey…

June was a significant month for Kat, who celebrates a year of progress in her new home; living independently within a supportive environment within the Crofton Court scheme. Impact Living was recommended to Kat by the Community Mental Health Team during the Covid-19 outbreak in June 2020, as Kat felt ready to move somewhere that […]

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Sowing Seeds for Mental Health

10th May marked the start of Mental Health Awareness Week, this year’s theme being Nature! To get involved, Impact has set up a simple project which is inclusive to all… ‘Sowing Seeds for Mental Health!’ inspired by the event ‘Digital Drop-Out’ organised by Stockwell Street Library. The project is to enable young people and adults […]

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John’s Journey

John, aged 57, moved into his newly refurbished flat within the Crofton Court Scheme in June 2020. His first impressions of the scheme were that it was a nice building within a nice area and the staff were very welcoming. John says that the site manager, James Skelly, completed the move in induction with him […]

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Impact Living Easter 2021 Newsletter

It has been yet another challenging couple of months for everyone at Impact; combating heavy snow, flooding, as well as persevering through lock-down, however all staff have coped remarkably well and worked extremely hard, going the extra mile to ensure tenants receive the support they so desperately need. Thank you to all staff teams for […]

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Autumn/Winter Newsletter 2020

On behalf of Impact Living, I would like to extend the very best of the season to our cherished residents, family members, friends, staff, volunteers and all those who support our charitable work. 2020 has been a challenging year for many and has marked a major milestone for Impact Living; the 10th Anniversary of our […]

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Inspiration for life

  Over the years, Inspiration for Life has raised thousands of pounds for research into the treatment of cancer as well as toward supporting cancer patients through a selection of charities including Impact. The 24 Hour Inspire is Inspiration for Life’s flagship fundraising event.  Put simply, it’s a 24-hour lecture marathon, featuring back-to-back talks, mainly […]

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