On 15th August, we took a coach down to London with clients to see the sights. First stop was St. James' Park for a picnic in the fine weather. Then it was back on board the coach for a tour of the capital. Or so we thought! A huge demonstration along the route meant that we weren't going to see as many of the famous landmarks as planned. Good job the picnic goodies were in in plentiful supply - as was the good humour!
It's a pleasure to have our Social Work Placement students here at BRASS! As part of their degree, the students do 70-day placements, often in the charitable sector, before a further placement in the Statutory sector where many of them end up working. Students help out at BRASS drop-in advice sessions where they get good client contact experience and we usually give them another project such as our Christmas party or Refugee Week. Denise and Anne, our latest students, are p