March 2012

The Me You Don’t See

Posted on: 21st March 2012

You may have read this poem on a recent Life in my Shoes blog, but we’re quite blown away by the power of this poem and felt the need to…

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HIV, Sexuality and Me

Posted on: 19th March 2012

An HIV diagnosis can often have an impact on the way we perceive ourselves and influence our feelings about sex. For some people, this can mean a loss of interest…

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Life in the Shoes of a Campaign Manager

Posted on: 16th March 2012

This is post from Emily, the campaign manager for Body & Soul’s pioneering Life in my Shoes campaign. “We are all born free” Thinking about the Life in my Shoes…

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“When you start loving what you are learning…”

Posted on: 12th March 2012

In Livia’s first post a month ago, she descirbed her feelings about starting work at Body & Soul. Here, she reflects on her first month as the Head of Adult…

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“I’m Fine Thank You”

Posted on: 9th March 2012

Everyone who was at last Saturday’s Volunteer Day at B&S was doubtless as moved and inspired as I was after one of Body & Soul’s longest-serving, award-winning volunteers Marian delivered…

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A day in the shoes of an intern at Body & Soul

Posted on: 7th March 2012

This post comes from Hanna, who has recently joined the team as an intern within our Children’s Programme. “Recently, there’s been a lot of debate on the ethics of internships…

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Volunteer Day 2012

Posted on: 6th March 2012

Those of you who volunteer at Body & Soul or keep half an eye on our twitter feed will know that last Saturday was the third annual Body & Soul…

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HIV & Poverty in the 21st century

Posted on: 5th March 2012

“I live at my friend’s house… she has two children. You know how it is. They love to eat – there usually isn’t enough food in the house for me…

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Is Spring Finally Here?

Posted on: 1st March 2012

Thanks to our Volunteer Programmes intern Kathryn for this post… We’ve had a few warm days over the recent weeks leading us to feel like spring is finally on its way….

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