From Steps to Freedom

Steps to freedom. How former Broadway Lodge client Charlie Edison and his close friend Paul Fisk, Founder of Mind Over Matter, are cutting a swathe across the stigma of mental health and addiction.Read more

Farewell Richard

It was time to say ‘Vaarwel’ (goodbye) to Richard, one of our Dutch psychology colleagues who has worked with us at Broadway Lodge.Read more

Alcohol Awareness Week

It’s Alcohol Awareness Week from 13 to 19 November this year. The aim is to spur people into thinking about how alcohol affects us whether as individuals, communities, or society as a whole. It is still shocking to be reminded that alcohol misuse is the biggest risk factor for death, ill-health and disability among 15-49 year-olds in the UK, and the fifth biggest risk factor across all ages.Read more

Markkus’ visit to Turning Point

Markkus, our Head of Counselling, visited Turning Point in Ipswich to meet one of the care managers and to attend a ‘Prehab’ group that prepares individuals who are about to go into a rehabilitation programme.Read more

Dress Down Fridays at Broadway Lodge

Broadway Lodge is always looking for new, fun and exciting ways to raise money for the charity and keep morale up at the same time. An idea that was introduced by staff was ‘Dress Down Fridays’.Read more

Who is residential based rehab for?

People understandably sometimes have erroneous ideas about residential rehab. Often gained from the popular press, they may be seen as the preserve of celebrities or those with only extreme problems. The reality is both more complex and simpler.Read more

National Stress Awareness Day

National Stress Awareness Day this month (1 November) promoted ways of coping with stress and the importance of wellbeing for individuals. Stress is prevalent in UK society with government research showing that in 2015/16, stress accounted for 37% of all work-related ill health and 45% of all working days lost due to ill health.Read more

An Ambition for Full Recovery: the Government’s new Drug strategy 2017

Given the increase in drug-related deaths in the UK, we welcome the much-needed attention on addiction in the government’s new Drug Strategy 2017.Read more

Thank you to our 12-Step visitors

Broadway Lodge would like to say a big thank you to Raymond and Gil from the US and Kerrie from Portsmouth for visiting Broadway to share their experience with the 12-step programme.Read more

Thank you to Yellowbooth

Broadway Lodge would like to say a heartfelt thank-you to Yellowbooth for the recent charitable donation they made to Broadway Lodge.Read more

12 Step Completion

The completion of all twelve steps is an achievement worth celebrating. Congratulations to Tanja, who is another shining example of what can be achieved whilst in treatment.Read more