Archive for June 28, 2011

NHS Closure – decision has been made.

For those that know me, I’m a volunteer tutor at a local Mental Health Charity, Workspace Lancaster. I’ve been there since January, and have loved it. I’ve also been with NCBI Lancashire for two years now.

Very recently, the NHS announced that it was withdrawing funding from the project – which means that ultimately it has been forced to close within the very near and coming months. It has driven me absolutely barmy; the worst thing has been not knowing what was going to happen mixed with waiting for decisions to be made. Many a time have I contemplated throwing in the towel. Read more