Feb 01

A Tribute To Dr Nathan

Dr Nathan working at one of our clinics.   We were very sad to report the death of Dr Nathan, one of our former lead clinicians over the new year period. Eric Blakebrough MBE, founder of Kaleidoscope Project has written this tribute to Dr Nathan who has been described by... read more →
Dec 12
Staff Awards 2018

Kaleidoscope Staff Make 50th Anniversary Video

Last week on 5th December, we held our annual staff awards ceremony at The Angel Hotel in Cardiff. The staff awards gives us all an opportunity to come together and celebrate the hard work that our staff put in each and every day. The ceremony this year was particularly special... read more →
Oct 09
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Louise’s Story

As part of Recovery Month in September, we spoke to some of our Service Users who agreed that we could publish their experiences. These words have not been edited. Louise's Story "I grew up in Connah’s Quay, I was in child counselling, so I knew there was always something not... read more →
Sep 20
Sep 18
Birchwood pic

Kelly’s Story

Last year, Kelly was a resident at our Residential Treatment Centre, Birchwood. Now she’s  a volunteer responsible for running groups and assisting with administrative duties.  Here is Kelly's story:  “Last year in June, I came to Birchwood for a detox. I came here for 3 weeks and 2 days. I... read more →
Sep 11

The FAVORUK Recovery Walk 2018

On Saturday 8th September, FAVOR UK hosted the 10th Annual Recovery Walk in Shrewsbury. Nearly 5,000 people attended, including staff and volunteers from our services. Our CEO, Martin Blakebrough said that "the UK Recovery Walk is a time for people to embrace their recovery from addiction, rather than hide it. ... read more →
Aug 02
Jun 14

Kaleidoscope 50th Anniversary Celebration in London

On 5th June 2018, Kaleidoscope Project celebrated its 50th Anniversary in style in Central London. Over 130 people attended the event and enjoyed socialising with plenty of food and drink to add to the festivities.  The event was hosted by Lord Andrew Mawson who has a long history with Kaleidoscope.... read more →
May 14
Apr 26
Bystander ITV Wales

Domestic Abuse: Don’t Be A Bystander

Yesterday, the Welsh Government launched their 'Don't Be A Bystander' Campaign. Watch Kaleidoscope Project CEO, Martin Blakebrough and our employee Lisa-Marie Flavin being interviewed on ITV Wales News discussing how their support and intervention helped her escape Domestic Abuse. The campaign aims to show how important a positive intervention can be for someone experiencing or who has... read more →