Blenheim Blog



Taking Fundraising to New Heights

He’s taking fundraising to new heights! On the 16th of September, Jack Flower will be fundraising for Blenheim by completing a sponsored skydive. Through his Just Giving campaign, Jack has invited friends and family to sponsor his daring skydive by making donations, all of which will go directly to Blenheim and its services. Jack will be raising […]

Celebrating Recovery Month

September is National Recovery Month, a time to celebrate recovery and the everyday accomplishments, more so than any other month. This year’s theme is “Roads to Recovery,” which represents the individual journey service users take while working towards recovery.

Interning at Blenheim – CASA Alcohol

Gabby joined Blenheim as an intern from the Global Experiences programme. In this Blenheim Blog, she shares some of her experiences working for CASA Alcohol and the differences she’s noticed in drug and alcohol services since working in the UK.

A day at the University of Roehampton

Ohenewaa has recently joined Blenheim’s Business Growth team, who pursue new and exciting opportunities for Blenheim’s growth and development. Blenheim has been working with the neuroscience academics at the University of Roehampton, including developing an online ‘Meet the Brain’ module which will launch this summer. Last week, Ohenewaa visited the University to learn more about […]

Interning at Blenheim – Twenty First Days

Jillian joined Blenheim as an intern on the Global Experiences program. At the halfway mark of her summer in London, Jillian shares her experience working for the Marketing & Communications team at Blenheim’s central office.

Overcoming Addiction: Victor’s story

Victor originally came to Blenheim for support overcoming a crack cocaine addiction, and now volunteers and is a peer mentor with us. To celebrate National Writing Day 2017, he’s written a piece for us about how addiction feels, and coming out the other side. The journey from crack to sobriety was nothing but pain. Each […]

Could you help Blenheim spread the word?

A huge part of the work we do at Blenheim is making sure that those in need know how to get help. This is where volunteers could play a pivotal role, as we’re looking for people to help us spread the word across London to those who need it most. We’re looking for communicative and […]

My Fitness Plan

The focus of Men’s Health Week this year is belly fat, as it is linked to a number of unwanted ailments and is more common among men. To help inspire anyone trying to get fit this year, former Blenheim service user Jude Thompson has shared his fitness plan with us. Where do I start? One […]