September 24, 2014
Charity Resident Adam, who has been on the Recycling Lives scheme for two months, found himself using his First Aid skills in a real-life situation when he witnessed a man being knocked off his bike by a car.
September 16, 2014
Recycling Lives is proud to report that two of our Residents have secured work placements with EM Highways. We have a long-standing relationship with EM Highways, a dedicated highways maintenance and management provider specialising in the delivery of road maintenance contracts.
Lancashire Community Recycling Network awarded Best Partnership Project in National Recycling Awards
August 20, 2014
Congratulations are in order for the Lancashire Community Recycling Network (LCRN), who recently won Material Recycling World’s National Recycling Award for Best Partnership Project!
August 18, 2014
Recycling Lives charity is pleased to announce the opening of a second social enterprise café at our Head Office in Preston today.
July 25, 2014
Our hardy Residents are recovering after a trip to the Lake District saw the intrepid bunch scaling local monolith, Pavey Ark.
July 21, 2014
When two of our charity Residents and our charity manager joined a team of local volunteers at a FareShare Neighbourhood Food Collection, they had no idea how big a helping hand they were really offering!
July 14, 2014
As regular readers of the Recycling Lives blog will know, we recently introduced our charity Residents to Help Direct’s brilliant Timebank scheme. Well, we’ve been back in touch with Help Direct, this time to help out one of their volunteers who was in need of a new computer.
July 10, 2014
Residents at the Recycling Lives charity now have the opportunity to participate in Help Direct’s Timebank scheme as a way of giving something back to the community and earning rewards through hard work.
July 9, 2014
Two of our charity Residents and our intrepid Charity Manager are back from volunteering at a local FareShare Neighbourhood Food Collection, where they helped to collect food and household items to be passed on to local people in need.
July 7, 2014
Four Recycling Lives Residents took another step towards returning to independent living this week, undertaking a course in pre-tenancy training aimed at helping them to secure and maintain a home.