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Nov 18

Alcohol Awareness Week – Keith’s Story

Keith, a successful teacher and musician, relied on alcohol to cope with stress Keith's addiction to alcohol almost cost his career, now fifteen months later he’s sharing the lessons he's learned with others in recovery. The father-of-three, now 50, decided to reach out for help last year when his work... read more →
Nov 06

Stress Awareness Week

Coping with stress during the COVID19 outbreak During this difficult time, we are all experiencing stress in some form. This stress affects people in different ways. Take a moment to notice and accept your feelings. These are normal reactions to an abnormal situation.   You may feel lonely, but... read more →
Oct 30
Sep 10

Recovery Month – Jade’s Story

Jade Wilson, just 28 and from Chepstow, has overcome a 10 year addiction to prescription drugs with the support of Kaleidoscope's services. During the height of her dependency Jade swallowed 16 tablets a day, and even attempted to take her own life following an explosive fight with her mother, whom... read more →
May 14

What is Buvidal, and is it right for you?

An addition to our opiate treatment toolbox... Buvidal is a long-acting buprenorphine injection that is provided on a monthly basis. Kaleidoscope is now making this treatment available to you, alongside all currently available treatments. Previously you may have been offered buprenorphine in a tablet form, for example, Subutex, Espranor or Suboxone.... read more →
Apr 28

Time To Brew

In the three weeks since lockdown began, an Alcohol Change UK study revealed 1 in 5 of us are drinking more. Kaleidoscope and our partner Barod want you to know that if you, or a loved one, are navigating a changing relationship with alcohol and need support- we are here... read more →
Mar 17

Support in the Coronavirus Outbreak

 Access Kaleidoscope's recovery manual HERE  Access a 'Managing Emotions and Self Harm Resource Pack HERE   Access a 'Feeling Positive and Creating Good Habits' Resource Pack HERE   Access a 'Managing Anxiety and Sleep' resource pack HERE  GDAS Primary focus is the delivery of prescribing services, provision for prison leavers and individuals at... read more →
Dec 17

Kaleidoscope Staff Awards Day 2019

This years annual Staff Awards Day was held last Wednesday, 11th December at the Coldra Court Hotel in Newport. 188 staff and volunteers from our services in South Wales, Powys, North Wales, Kingston, Alfriston and Birkenhead joined us for a day of celebrations! Staff were asked to nominate their colleagues in... read more →