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Coronavirus (COVID-19)


For Creative Support the welfare and health of our service users, staff and any third-party workers are our highest priority and we will continue to follow Public Health England and NHS advice. As part of this we are in the process of reviewing and rolling out our services business continuity…

Black Lives Matter – Manifesto for Action

Black Lives Matter – Manifesto for Action


Following the murder of George Floyd in May 2020, so shortly after the death of Breonna Taylor due to police brutality, we saw the whole world wake up. The recent barbaric shooting of Jacob Blake, and now the death of Daniel Prude, have increased the sense of outrage. We acknowledge…

In this week’s blog, our CEO discusses the impact of COVID on BAME communities


Brent Poverty Commission (established this year) released the results of its 6 month review into poverty in the Borough in August. The report shows that, after housing costs are taking into account, 33% of households live in poverty (17% excluding housing costs) and 43% of children live in poverty (22%…

In this week’s blog, our CEO discusses the impact of Domestic Abuse during lockdown


An investigation by Panorama and Women’s Aid into the impact of Domestic Abuse during lockdown has just been released and was screened last Monday night. The results are nothing short of terrifying. The implementation of lockdown was very necessary for wider public safety but the spike in domestic abuse was…

In this week’s blog, our CEO discusses Maternal Deaths


In 2017 the UK ranked 26th for rates of maternal death across all Countries, aligning us approximately with Germany, North Macedonia, Slovenia and Turkmenistan. Loss is always very sad, but there is something about deaths during pregnancy and labour that creates particularly intense sadness. Most probably because we can all…