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“The help I have received from Bridge has made me want to help others”

Welcome

Bridge is a substance misuse programme based in Northampton but working throughout the county.

Primarily, Bridge is a mentoring programme that offers physical and other activities to its members either alongside or independent of a mentoring relationship.

About us

Our aim is to help Bridge members deal with their substance misuse by providing practical support in relation to social aspects which impact negatively on their lives.

We believe that people who have experienced substance misuse problems have a role to play in helping others.

How we help

Mentoring

For our mentoring programme, we recruit, train and supervise volunteers who have had drug or alcohol problems themselves, or close contact with people who have.

They act as mentors or support workers to clients with drug or alcohol problems.

Activities

As well as offering members the opportunity to engage with a mentor, we have developed, and constantly review, a programme of physical and other activities that are available to members.

We believe that physical and other activities can be a useful aid to recovery.

News

Vacancies

VOLUNTEERING:  Bridge Wellingborough would like to advertise for two part time volunteers. We are looking for Volunteer Group Facilitators/Peer Support Workers. We require volunteers to cover either: Monday to Friday, 10am - 2pm each day for both roles To cover...

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Christmas Events 2021

This year we had planned to host a big Christmas event in Northampton and to invite Bridge members from across the county.  Previously, these events had proved to be very popular but the onset of Covid in 2020  meant that such events had to be cancelled....

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Online Relapse Prevention Group

PLEASE BE AWARE THAT ON WEDNESDAY 22nd OF DECEMBER 2021, the Online Relapse Prevention Group will take place at 2:00PM (not 12:30PM). The original link on the timetables on our activities page, can still be used to access the group at 2:00PM. We apologise for any...

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Halloween October 2021

On the 28th October: We did Pumpkin carving at Wellingborough Bridge. Everyone got stuck in and created very individual pumpkins and had a good time.     On the 29th October: We had a Halloween Party at Wellingborough with a buffet, which was enjoyed by both...

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