LET'S CELEBRATE RECOVERY

WE BRING TOGETHER INCLUSIVE CITIES

PROMOTING SOCIAL COHESION

STIGMA AS AN OBSTACLE TO SUSTAINED RECOVERY

More than 40% of UK households indicate that they don't want to live next door to someone who has been dependent on drugs

 

While the initiation of recovery is mostly triggered by individual, psychological change and social triggers, sustaining recovery is more strongly predicted by opportunities provided by the community

Unfortunately, people in recovery often experience stigma on a daily basis. By employers who don't want to hire them, by landlords who block them from renting houses, by neighbours who ignore them...

It's time for a major shift! By building and promoting Inclusive Cities, we could work together to support social cohesion

 

 

OUR STORY

We believe in building inclusive cities for people in recovery! You too?

WHO ARE WE?

DAVID BEST

Professor of Criminology

CHARLOTTE COLMAN

Professor of Criminology

DAVID BEST

Professor of Criminology