This short video gives a great insight into the Arc Cafe, our recovery cafe based in the beautiful St Mary Redcliffe church, Bristol.
We are proud to announce that Ara’s Housing Service has been awarded the Matrix quality standard for information, advice and guidance services. You can find us here on the Matrix Standard holder’s directory.
“It is the international quality standard for
organisations that deliver information,
advice and/or guidance (IAG). Either
as their sole purpose or as part of their
It helps providers to improve their
services by benchmarking against best
practice and it offers accreditation to
those that meet the full standard.
Organisations that feel they meet all
matrix criteria can apply for assessment
at any time.
When an independent Assessor confirms
that all criteria are met, the organisation
becomes an accredited organisation and
can display the matrix quality mark to
demonstrate that it offers high quality IAG
Phone: 0330 1340 286
Addiction Recovery Agency
Kings Court, King Street
Bristol, BS1 4EF
A big thanks to staff &volunteers who helped us organise and deliver 1st batch of food packages out to our vulnerable clients yesterday! This will help them to observe social distancing and protect themselves through these troubled times.
#homelesscovid19 #recoveryforall #ara https://t.co/y3RL0hv4q4
Request for donations of hand sanitiser for our residences!
We are currently unable to get hold of any hand gel. If you have any spare or know of anywhere we could get some, please let us know. Thank you in advance for your help! We are happy to collect. Call us on 01179300282 https://t.co/8MIo1iDbX5
We’re excited to have started a new partnership with @HappyHandbaguk for female clients when they move in with us. They will provide a handbag and shopping bag filled with donations aiming to make life a little easier - toiletries, sanitary products, bath bombs, lip balm etc. https://t.co/58MQM3r25w
Amazing day for ARA at the Senedd, running talks called ‘A conversation about gambling in Wales’. Thank you to Mick Antoniw AM for sponsoring; let’s continue to lead thought leadership together to tackle gambling harms #ARA #gambling #Wales https://t.co/FjXRtBitJw
Happy World Sleep Day from Ara! Don’t sleepwalk in to a gambling addiction; there are around 2 million people in the UK who may be struggling with gambling. If this is you or someone close to you, you’re not alone - Call us on 0330 1340 286 for free and confidential advice #sleep
Great discussions at the Welsh Assembly earlier this week https://t.co/chhUFPksiP
You can do it! Ara supports No Smoking Day, Did you know: just 1 day after quitting smoking, your risk of heart attack begins to decrease. At Ara we passionately believe that people can change and recover. You can contact us on 0330 1340 286 or info @recovery4all.co.uk #smokefree https://t.co/MO08cIxNzg
Happy International Women’s Day! 2 million people in UK may be struggling with gambling, with female clients rising due to the gambling industry targeting women online. Call us on 0330 1340 286 if you or someone you love needs advice on problem gambling #EachforEqual #IWD2020 https://t.co/cWVQj7AQ17
Don't forget to "like" our Ara Gambling Service Facebook page and share to spread the word about our newly expanded service to more people! We now cover the whole of Wales and much of South West England
Click here: https://t.co/rKVKQNRgLY https://t.co/b0EcjuASEo
Happy pancake day from us at Ara! The largest pancake ever made weighed 3 tonnes! ARA provides free & confidential help for anyone affected by problem gambling, in Bristol and Bath, Gloucestershire, Somerset, Wiltshire, and Wales. Call us on 0330 1340 286 #pancakeday #bristol https://t.co/VkgSZFMPcx