Stories of recovery in lockdown – Dorcas
Published at 22-06-2020

We have been asking the people we support about their recovery during lockdown, here is what Dorcas, one of our Recovery Connectors, had to say…

Stories of recovery in lockdown – Rich
Published at 11-06-2020

We’ve been asking the people we support about how they are managing their recovery during lockdown. Here’s what Rich had to say…

Partnership with TTK Confectionery recognised at East Midlands Charity Awards
Published at 11-06-2020

A successful partnership between Double Impact and award-winning business, The Treat Kitchen, has reached the final stages in the forthcoming East Midlands Charity Awards, in the Outstanding Charity Support category.

Nottinghamshire Academy Service receives Award from National Lottery Community Fund
Published at 04-05-2020

Double Impact’s Nottinghamshire Academy service, which supports people in recovery in Mansfield, Ashfield and beyond, has been awarded a grant of just under £40k which will allow it to continue to run for a further 6 months.

CEO runs 26k in his back garden to raise money for people with addictions
Published at 27-04-2020

This Sunday, Graham Miller, CEO of Double Impact, ran 26 kilometres (a ‘Metric Marathon’) in his back garden, in a ‘lockdown-friendly’ bid to raise funds for Double Impact and other charities across the UK.

Double Impact launch a digital recovery network in response to Covid-19
Published at 06-04-2020

Over the past two weeks Double Impact staff have pulled out all the stops to launch an online recovery network, to continue to support vulnerable people in recovering from addiction since lockdown conditions were imposed.

Online & other support for people in recovery from addictions during the Covid-19 outbreak
Published at 17-03-2020

Double Impact are working hard to continue to provide alternative ways of supporting its service users during the Covid-19 outbreak. In addition to this, we would encourage our service users to take advantage of the other forms of support which are accessible, in order to stay as connected and focused on recovery as possible.

Cafe Sobar Covid-19 statement
Published at 16-03-2020

Café Sobar is a local community enterprise. We are all unsure what is going to happen over the coming period but we would like to encourage you all to be as community spirited as is possible. With this in mind we would like to keep you informed in light of the recent outbreak of COVID-19.

Derbyshire 3 Peaks Challenge – March, April and June 2022
Published at 15-02-2020

Test your stamina by climbing to the highest points in Derbyshire in 12 hours, whilst enjoying the stunning natural scenery and sense of achievement.

European & Long-haul Adventure Challenges – Various dates throughout 2022
Published at 13-02-2020

Do you fancy something adventurous and challenging, an experience you will remember for the rest of your life, plus the satisfaction of knowing you are helping to change others’ lives for the better?

Cafe Sobar is awarded grant from the National Lottery Community Fund
Published at 04-02-2020

Double Impact and Cafe Sobar are delighted to announce that the National Lottery Community Fund have awarded us a grant for three years to further develop Cafe Sobar into a community asset and improve social inclusion for people recovering from drug and alcohol problems.

Robin Hood Half-Marathon – September 2021
Published at 02-02-2020

Come and celebrate this picturesque half-marathon’s 40th anniversary in 2021! It promises to be a great event.