We work with disadvantaged people and those who need a bit of extra help to be able to live independently

Just Say It! is an event we are holding for young people on 26 March...

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Latest News

How do we stop today's youth from becoming tomorrow's socially excluded adults?

How do we stop today's youth from becoming tomorrow's socially excluded adults?

Mar 20, 2019

In this Vision Project article, Sandy Hore-Ruthven explores how long term relationships with young people can help to prevent future social exclusion.

Tackling the permanent social exclusion of sex workers

Tackling the permanent social exclusion of sex workers

Mar 08, 2019

On International Women's Day, Sarah Talbot-Williams looks at the vicious circle of social exclusion that some women find themselves trapped in.

The benefits system is perfect just as it is and nobody should panic; it's fine

The benefits system is perfect just as it is and nobody should panic; it's fine

Feb 18, 2019

In the latest Vision Project article, Emma Kernahan imagines a social security system that values people, but this goes much further than just money...