People not problems Connecting Communities
People not problems
Connecting Communities
Connecting people to opportunities through information, support and friendship in the local community

Working against loneliness and social isolation
#PeopleNotProblems

Where We Work


Gloucestershire

Supporting you, your family & carers; from social & peer support activities and skills development, to support in case of an emergency.

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Oxfordshire

Supporting you, your family & carers; from nature and arts based activities, social and leisure opportunities to support in developing friendship and relationships, life and vocational skills.

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Hertfordshire & Essex

Supporting you, your family & carers; from social & friendship opportunities and skills development, to vocational support and training.

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What Our Supporters Say



 

Guideposts Trust Volunteer (2018)

 

Henry Smith House Member (2018)

 

Carers Emergency Scheme (2018)

 

Gloucestershire Lunch Club (2018)

Our Causes




100%

Caring at Christmas Appeal 2018

We did it! Our campaign is now complete, thanks to your support we raised over £11,000. Thank you.

Raised£11253.50
Goal£11,000.00

15%

Walking the Appalachian Trail for Guideposts

2,190 miles, 6 months & 2 pairs of socks...I was 12 years old when I read Bill Bryson's A Walk in The Woods, and it's Bill, along with my parent's bookcase, that I have to blame.

Raised£795.00
Goal£5000.00

100%

Happy Birthday Guideposts

Brian the Bear says that by texting CUTE 72 to 70070 or using the links on this page you can donate to guideposts. Your support will help the charity help people tackle mental health challenges and help enrich the lives of adults with learning disabilities.

Raised£108.00
Goal£46.00

Upcoming Events



Relaxed Screening – Mary Poppins (PG)
The Southern Maltings, Kibes Lane, Ware, SG12 7BS Fri 25,  6:45 pm to Jan 25,  9:45 pm Southern Maltings and Guideposts Trust

Welcome to The Cinema Experience! Cinema in style with Southern Maltings & Guideposts Trust as they invite you to a

Mates ‘N’ Dates Dance
West Oxford Community Centre, Botley Road, Oxford, OX2 0BT Sat 16, 7:00 pm to Feb 16, 11:30 pm Mates 'N' Dates

Mates 'N' Dates February Dance is back for 2019! With LIVE band / DJ to be announced, raffle & refreshments.

Job Opportunities


Volunteers Wanted

Great with people? Based in Oxfordshire? We want to hear from you!


Support Worker (Link Worker)

We are looking for an experienced support worker to work with our mental health services across South West Hertfordshire.

Volunteers Wanted

Great with people? Based in Hertfordshire? We want to hear from you!

 

Lunch Club Coordinator

We are now seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and creative person to join our existing Friendship 4 All scheme...

Team Leader

We are looking for an experienced team leader to work with our mental health services across South West Hertfordshire.

People Person

Do you have 2 – 4 hours spare every other Thursday? Are you a people person? If so, this opportunity could be perfect for you.

Support Worker

We are looking for creative, motivated and adaptable community focussed support workers to help us to deliver our exciting projects across West Oxfordshire

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