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Focus on finance

Posted on: 2nd May 2017

At Body & Soul, we base all our programmes around our members’ needs and priorities. In a recent survey, we asked our members how Body & Soul can support them…

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Pain is temporary; achievement is permanent

Posted on: 28th April 2017

Last Sunday, Emma Cole ran the 26 miles and 385 yards of the London Marathon for Body & Soul to mark her 26th year of living with HIV. When she…

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What is Dialectical Behaviour Therapy?

Posted on: 12th April 2017

The Body & Soul model of care uses Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) to help members regulate their emotions and focus on goal-orientated behaviours. Here Ida, who is responsible for the…

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HIV, breastfeeding and formula milk

Posted on: 3rd April 2017

Over a year ago a donation of formula milk originally bound for HIV positive mothers in the Middle East made its way to Body & Soul. We were struck by the…

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Volunteering at Beyond Boundaries

Posted on: 23rd March 2017

Recently we had a post from Zoe, head of the Beyond Boundaries service, about the importance of remote support at Body & Soul. Today Leilah*, one of the Beyond Boundaries…

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