Monthly Archives: September 2012

Doorway Report Published “Doorway Welfare Reforms and Agency”

This summer I completed my postgraduate dissertation on the welfare reforms and effective agency. Although my academic subject is Political Theory I believe that it is important to support theoretical analysis with practical research, especially when engaging with such pertinent … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Thrown together, thrown in, thrown away – Doorway Football at WSIC 2012

Fifth game, played 4, won 3. Lost the last but against a good team. This game’s winnable. Win this, and the last, which should be easy, we’re in the semis. At worst, draw it and win the last one heavily, … Continue reading

Posted in Charity, Chippenham, Football, Homelessness, Hostel, Mental Health, Wiltshire | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

A Testimonial to the Work of Doorway

Doorway is an extraordinary project. From its humble, passionate beginnings, it has always managed to be more effective than would seem possible on the small amount of cash available. In my experience, volunteers sometimes seem to underestimate their contribution. Every … Continue reading

Posted in Alcohol, Art, Charity, Chippenham, Drugs, Football, Homelessness, Mental Health, Music, Poetry, Wiltshire | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment