A look inside life at The Boot Shop

The Boot Shop has gained huge popularity with the locals in the town of Easingwold. We visited to find out what their secret is.Read more

Opening doors to understanding social care

As we relaunch our Postcards from the Edges campaign, Diane Lightfoot, Director of Policy and Communications, tells us why it is so important that we get people talking about what is good social care.Read more

Helping a loved one with mental health

If someone you love has a mental health need, it can be difficult to know what to do. Here's a guide on supporting someone you love with mental health needs.Read more

Providing a lifeline for Roger and his family

Roger was referred to United Response after experiencing a manic episode. We supported him for 15 years before he passed away in 2014. Lucy and Amy, Roger's daughters, got in touch to share what this support meant to them.Read more

20 years of mental health support

To mark World Mental Health Day we speak to Amanda and her brother Simon, who has schizophrenia. They tell us how support for people with serious mental health conditions has changed over the decades.Read more

Five things I learned from doing a half-marathon for United Response

Danielle ran the Ealing Half-Marathon in aid of United Response. In this blog, she shares the top five things she learned from taking on the challenge.Read more

Talking good social care in Liverpool

We visited the Oakfield service in Liverpool to talk about good social care for the re-launch of our Postcards from the Edges campaign.Read more

Sisters tackle 10k run in memory of their Uncle Roger

Sisters, Alice and Lauren, took part in the Kew Gardens 10k run in memory of their Uncle Roger, who was supported by United Response. They raised a whopping £1,140! We found out about their motivations and how they got on.Read more

New employability BBQ to inspire people looking for work

United Response collaborated with others to hold their first employability BBQ for people with learning disabilities in Kennington’s Roots and Shoots centre.Read more