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St Albans Rotary Talk

April 27, 2018 9:50 am Posted by

This week we were honored to present to The Rotary Club of St Albans Verulamium.  We shared the impact of the Foundation’s work in the community and why we need funds to meet the ever increasing demand for counselling. We work all year to support those who would not otherwise afford counselling.  Need is growing for our services and St Albans...

Donation Celebration

April 27, 2018 8:49 am Posted by

The Foundation are once again grateful for the annual contribution received from the Cathedral Abbey Church of St Albans Mission Allocation who have always been supportive of the work we do. Fiona Di Leo, Clinical Manager at our St Albans centre, was on hand to receive a generous donation of £1,000 from The Dean of St Albans Cathedral, the Very Reverend...

Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 | #MHAW18

April 24, 2018 10:14 am Posted by

Join us at The Luton Mall | Friday 18 May 2018 | 10am – 3pm Mental Health Awareness Week takes place between 14-20 May 2018 and the theme this year is stress. The causes of stress are different for all of us, but the most common is work-related.  This is an opportunity for the Foundation to share how we can help organisations...

Barrie Johnston completes 2018 London Marathon

April 23, 2018 2:52 pm Posted by

Barrie Johnston completes 2018 London Marathon Congratulations to our marathon runner Barrie Johnston, one of 40,000 runners in Sunday’s Virgin Money London Marathon run one of the hottest on record.  He completed the 26.2-mile London Marathon in 5 hours 54 mins. Barrie was inspired to run on behalf of the Foundation after benefiting from counselling that started him on his journey to...

Get on Your Bike! Join the St Albans Charity Cycle Ride | Sunday 13 May

April 10, 2018 11:37 am Posted by

We are hoping to be one of the good causes that the St Albans Rotary Club support in 2019. In the meantime, you can get involved in helping to fundraise on  Sunday 13 May.  If you are a fan of cycling and want to see beautiful Hertfordshire countryside, burn off some Easter calories or just have fun – then please...

Think of Volunteers as valued experts

April 3, 2018 10:46 am Posted by

Never under-estimate the expertise of your volunteers’ contribution, a charity leader has advised at the start of World Health Day. The CEO of The Counselling Foundation, Robert Cuming, says charities often think of their volunteers as helpful or even essential, but still but under-estimate their expertise and worth. “You can only see their true value if you step back and...