Category: News

The Network Resource Centre

This service aims to break away from traditional Day Centre models by providing groups/activities specifically designed, managed and delivered by service users themselves. Facilities are decorated in a bright, contemporary and comfortable style, and include PC and Broadband Internet access, TV/Video/DVD, and kitchen. We offer a friendly, warm, welcoming environment where people can relax, enjoy […]

Service User Involvemet

The SHOUT Group exists to inform and advise Network for Change on the development of the Outreach and Supported Housing projects from a client perspective. We are a group of Network clients who receive either Outreach or Supported Housing services, who work directly with the Community Teams Manager and the Assistant Director to ensure that […]

Community Teams

Our Housing and Floating Support service is a long-stay scheme offering good quality housing combined with a comprehensive person-centred package of practical and emotional support to people living in the city of Leicester. Network will assist directly with tenancy issues including furnishings/décor, rent and bills. Our Outreach Service (covering Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutand) offers a […]

Need a space for a group, activity or meeting?

Easily accessible by public transport, and a short walk from both the train station and the city centre, the Network for Change Resource Centre is located on the corner of Evington Road and London Road with views across Victoria Park. Meeting rooms are available for hire at competitive rates on a _ and full day […]

Network+

Network PLUS is the innovation, training and consultancy arm of Network for Change. Our Network PLUS team is made up of staff and clients with many years experience of working in mental health, combined with a lived experience of mental distress, with a specific interest in exploring alternative and innovative solutions to service delivery. The […]

New Womens Hearing Voices Group

Network for Change is pleased to announce a new self-help support group for women who hear voices, see visions and or have unusual experiences. This group encourages the normalisation of hearing voices through open sharing and mutual support to learn coping strategies and develop a personal understanding of your experiences. ‘Hearing Voices’ is used as […]

Project Worker Job Opportunities

‘Creating hope inspiring relationships, facilitating positive change and promoting individual potential’ Network is an award winning organization, based in one of the UK’s most culturally diverse cities, with a long history of providing high quality support services for adults whose lives have been significantly affected by mental distress. Successful applicants will join our established Community […]

Social Return On Investment Report

Earlier this year Network for Change commissioned a full SROI report to gather evidence of the social and economical impact of our services and ultimately strengthen the case for future funding. The report was carried out by Andy Bagley of Real Improvement and was an invaluable tool in realizing the impact our projects have on […]

Network for Change Annual Report Celebrating 25 years

This years annual report reflects on the last 25 years of Network for Change, from it’s origins as the Leicester Mind Housing Project to the present day and beyond. The report also reflects on the challenging times ahead and sets a clear vision for the future.

Reaching Communities Lottery Award

‘Network for Change is delighted to have secured funding from the Big Lottery to run the ‘Mind the Gap’ mental health Project in Leicester. The Project will provide an exciting programme of individual and peer support ,and therapeutic, social and coping strategies groups and activities. There are a high number of people with in Leicester […]