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April 11th 2017
| by emily
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Louise knows more than most about transformations.  Not long ago her two sons were on a self-destructive course which threatened the entire family. Thanks to Gloucester House Rehabilitation Centre, both have beaten their addictions and the family is slowly healing.

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September 20th 2016
| by Elly
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The Salvation Army has taken part in an event aimed at celebrating people's recovery from drug and alcohol addiction.

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July 2nd 2014
| by Joss

In a YouGov survey commissioned by The Salvation Army, 81 per cent of adults in the East of England said they watch sport on the TV, but  53 per cent admitted that they exercise less than once a week.

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July 2nd 2014
| by Joss

There is a wealth of sport on the TV this weekend with the Wimbledon Finals, World Cup quarter finals and the British Grand Prix, but for many of us it’s as close as we come to taking any form of exercise.

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July 2nd 2014
| by Joss

Today The Salvation Army is 149 not out…..and is using sport to help vulnerable people suffering from addiction problems and homelessness

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April 30th 2014
| by Gaby

The Salvation Army has campaigned on the issue of gambling for more than 10 years. We hold regular meetings with government ministers on this issue and sit on the Gambling Commission's community liaison group.    

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April 11th 2014
| by Joss

The Shadow leader of the House of Commons spoke to women in Liverpool impacted by homelessness, domestic abuse and addiction and heard how they were being supported to rebuild their lives.

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February 12th 2014
| by Joss

Andy, 37, lost his home, friends and partner, due to his addiction to gambling machines. He was unable to get a job due to his addiction after he was made redundant two years ago.

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November 13th 2013
| by Joss

The Salvation Army, CARE and QAAD gave evidence today to the House of Commons Gambling (Licensing and Advertising) Bill Committee.

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