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Family intervention, health and wellbeing

Family intervention, health and wellbeing

At the start of Mental Health Week, we look back at an article written by Tower Hamlets Family Intervention practitioner Steve Hackney for Pan European Networks about FIP’s approach to mental health support:
Would you be able to concentrate on reading this article if you had not eaten..

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M2E brings holistic support to more school children in East London

M2E brings holistic support to more school children in East London

Kineara’s education support programme, Motivate to Education (M2E), has recently begun work with pupils at Bigland Green Primary School in Tower Hamlets, the third school where the programme has been trialled.

Bigland Green Primary follows Redlands Primary, another local school, as the second..

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Kineara wins bid to bring intensive approach to job seekers

Kineara wins bid to bring intensive approach to job seekers

We are very excited to announce that we’ll be starting a new project in the new year, having been awarded funding to carry out an Intensive Employment Support Programme across Hackney and Tower Hamlets.

Taking place over 13-weeks, we’ll work with 34 individuals throughout the year to provide..

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Kineara’s Maria Morgan speaks at forum on welfare changes and social housing

Kineara’s Maria Morgan speaks at forum on welfare changes and social housing

It was fantastic to have Kineara’s managing director Maria Morgan speak at Westminster Briefing’s forum on supporting tenants through welfare reform in central London last week. She joined members of the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) and housing professionals raised concerns about how..

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Bringing RSP to the private sector

Bringing RSP to the private sector

At Kineara we have created flexible programmes so that they can be adapted to suit the changing needs of our clients. This flexibility is important to us, as it means we can adjust some details of our work while keeping true to our core beliefs – that all people deserve a decent home.

So..

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Integrating community cohesion into Kineara’s future work

Integrating community cohesion into Kineara’s future work

Over the last year, Kineara partnered with Southern Housing Group to deliver a community cohesion programme for residents of a development in Fulneck Place. Called New Beginnings, the innovative programme was designed to support residents who were new to the development with their move, foster good..

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Motivate to Educate first primary school pilot builds on early success

M2E, Kineara’s educational engagement programme for school students, delivered its first programme to primary school pupils this summer.

Taking place at Redlands Primary School in Tower Hamlets between March and July, Kineara practitioner Anja Lewin worked with five pupils referred by the..

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Kineara Summer Brunch – thanks to everyone who took part!

Kineara launched a licensed version of our innovative Rent Support Programme last week at a summer brunch and information day at our offices in Tower Hamlets. We had a great day, thank you all who came to hear about our work!

The Rent Support Programme (RSP), which has been running for three..

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CASE STUDY: Learning to keep spending on track

Kineara practitioner, Liz Towobola, spoke with one of her residents at the close of her programme about how they worked through her spending to ease the pressure on rent payments.
Liz: I remember at the beginning of the programme you were feeling under pressure, like the house wasn’t yours..

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