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Aldershot Safe Haven moving to permanent premises in July

The Safe Haven in Aldershot is moving to permanent premises in late July, 2022, following a period at a temporary location. The existing Safe Haven at 8 Andover Way, Aldershot GU11 3RJ will continue to see people in person and virtually until the move in July. The move will take place during the day and READ MORE

Opening hours over the Jubilee Bank Holiday

Our offices will be closed on Thursday 2nd  & Friday 3rd June 2022. Our outreach and out of hours services are still operating throughout including Bank Holidays and weekends. This includes Alpha and Safe Havens. Normal hours will resume from Monday 6th June 2022 If we are not available, please leave a message on 01483 READ MORE

Tough Mudder challenge after childhood stroke

Almost 20 years after his London Marathon achievement, Neil from Surrey took part in the Tough Mudder obstacle endurance event in May 2022. For most people, this may seem a reasonable achievement but for Neil this is pretty incredible. At the age of just six, he was struck down by a stroke that threatened to READ MORE

Book/vinyl shop closed Friday 20th and Saturday 21st May 2022

Unfortunately, our book/vinyl store has flooded and affected our electrics. We are currently waiting for an electrician to ensure the site if safe so have taken the decision to close the shop on Friday 20th and Saturday 21st May 2022. We hope that the shop will be open after the weekend – please check our READ MORE

Proudly supporting Mental Health Awareness Week

From 9th – 15th May 2022, the nation will come together to help raise awareness during #mentalhealthawareness week. This year the theme is loneliness, which is affecting more people in the UK and has had a huge impact on our physical and mental health during the pandemic. Catalyst believes that connecting with fellow human beings READ MORE

#WorldBookNight – encouraging more readers on 23rd April 2022

This Saturday 23rd April, we are encouraging participation in #WorldBookNight to help more people to become readers. Our lovely CEO has managed to get us 80 copies of ‘Dare to Change your Life’ by Lawrence Okolie and 80 copies of ‘The Swimmer’ by Graham Norton. We plan to use some of the books to help READ MORE

Opening times over the Easter weekend

Our offices will be closed on Friday 15th & Monday 18th April 2022. Our outreach and out of hours services are still operating throughout including Bank Holidays and weekends. This includes Alpha and Safe Havens. Normal hours will resume from Tuesday 19th April 2022 If we are not available, please leave a message on 01483 READ MORE

Woking Safe Haven to offer extended weekend opening hours from 16th April 2022

From Saturday 16 April, Woking Safe Haven will extend its weekend opening hours. In person support will be available from 12.30pm-11pm on Saturdays and Sundays. The service will continue to operate at 6pm-11pm on weekdays, Monday-Friday, including bank holidays. Visitors to the Safe Haven between 12.30pm and 11pm on Saturdays and Sundays will be able READ MORE

Changes to the i-access service

From 1 April 2022, Westminster Drug Project (WDP) will partner with Surrey and Borders NHS Foundation Trust to deliver the i-access service and specialist drug and alcohol within Family Safeguarding. Catalyst will continue to provide drug and alcohol services for those in need of our services and help bridge people into the i-access and Family READ MORE