Quarterly Report – Q3 2017: Overview

Posted on: 8th November 2017

Welcome message from Marj, a Body & Soul trustee and Young Adult member As well as providing our regular support to members this quarter, we have also been focusing on…

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SHE Choir London presents Summer Sounds for Body & Soul

Posted on: 6th July 2017

Next Wednesday sees SHE Choir London perform their regular summer gig in aid of Body & Soul at Islington Assembly Hall. We asked Dawn Murden, an alto in SHE Choir,…

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Eating to run: five top tips from Body & Soul’s nutritionist

Posted on: 3rd July 2017

As you may have clocked from the references to running on our social media feeds of late, we have hand-picked a team of 20 intrepid runners to compete on behalf…

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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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It’s a marathon, not a sprint – the importance of perseverance

Posted on: 21st February 2017

For many of our members, life can seem like a series of challenges: no sooner have they overcome one obstacle than another one appears in their path. We work to…

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Body & Soul at 20

Posted on: 24th November 2016

Body & Soul celebrates its 20th anniversary with a dinner at Caravan King’s Cross on Sunday evening. Here Emma Colyer, founder and Director of Body & Soul, reflects on how…

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Funding the boring bits

Posted on: 14th November 2016

At Body & Soul we work hard to transform the impact of childhood adversity among our members, including those affected by HIV, suicidal behaviour or family disruption. Here Cristina Flores,…

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The importance of social support – it’s not just psychological

Posted on: 25th October 2016

Bianca Karpf is Partnerships and Programmes Manager at Body & Soul. Here she looks back at the three months from July to September and talks about some of the themes…

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Body & Soul – a building with a big heart

Posted on: 19th October 2016

Becca Brown runs Brave, the social enterprise initiative at Body & Soul that includes venue hire. Here she explains why Body & Soul is a building with a big heart….

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