March 2024   Please welcome our new Support and Outreach Manager Hayley Samuels Hayley has worked in Islington for many years.  We are delighted that she joins us as Support and Outreach Manager.  She will be the first point of contact for people who are referred...

Newsletter February 2024

February 2024 Please welcome our new Lived Experience Advocate Lal Lumley Lal joins Bridging the Gap Mentoring as our first Lived Experience Advocate. We are excited to find  out where this new post may lead us. Lal knows from her own experience the importance of...

Newsletter January 2024

January 2024 Happy New Year Here are some comments our service users made about us… Please let us know if you are working with someone who might benefit from mentoring. We welcome people in North London who would like to change their lives and are at risk of...

Newsletter December 2023

December 2023 Too many people are homeless at Christmas Can you help? According to Shelter, the homelessness charity, there will be 167,000 people in London who are homeless this Christmas. Homelessness in London has risen by 11% in the past year. This includes...

Newsletter November 2023

November 2023 Mentoring helps people in many different ways. People we mentored during 2022/23 improved their lives in several different ways On average, each person changed their life for the better in three different ways. Here is a summary of how people’s lives...

Newsletter October 2023

October 2023 Bridging the Gap Mentoring Cordially invites you to our ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING TUESDAY 7th NOVEMBER 2023 6.00 P.M.TO 8.00 P.M. Learning from Lived Experience Including  presentations by Banesa Fory, Bridging the Gap Mentoring Outreach Manager, Cerdic...

Newsletter September 2023

September 2023    Lived Experience Advocate  – 5 hours a week £22/hour Do you have lived experience of homelessness, addiction or the criminal justice system? Would you like to apply?  Do you know someone who might be interested? We will be sending our Job...

Newsletter July 2023

July 2023 New Opportunity     We have funding to appoint a Lived Experience Advocate to help us to increase the contribution that people with lived experience can make to our service, both as part of the staff team and as mentors.  We can offer £22 / hour for 5 hours...

Newsletter June 2023

June 2023 Dear Friend, Welcome to our Bridging the Gap Mentoring Newsletter. Explaining how we help people through effective mentoring. Goodbye and Hello We are sorry to say goodbye to our Outreach worker, Yvonne Maxwell.  She is leaving Bridging the Gap Mentoring. ...

Job Opportunities with Bridging the Gap mentoring

June  2023 Helping  people through effective mentoring. OPPORTUNITIES We are looking for people for two paid roles Manager – Support and Outreach – Homelessness and Addiction (Part-time, 10 hours per week) This role will continue the work of Yvonne, our outreach...