Many of our clients visit Oasis for the first time at a time of crisis. Our RE:BUILD programme offers the following help for crisis situations:
For many people in difficult situations, loneliness can be a reality of life. Through our RE-ENGAGE programme, we help everybody feel like part of the community. The ways we do this include:
Many of our clients find that in order to move forward they need to develop certain new skills. Through our RE:SKILL programme, we provide a relaxed and encouraging setting to learn and practice:
As much as we love spending time with our clients, we realise that the goal isn't to stay with Oasis forever but to find work. Our RE:START programme helps with this in the following ways:
Having an opportunity to become part of a team and show your talent is a great step towards making new friends and getting ready for work. Through our Next Step programme we offer volunteering and mentoring support in both retail and catering settings.
If you are working with another organisation and would like to refer a client to the Oasis Centre, please ask them to drop in during our opening hours (10am-2pm, Monday-Thursday).
In the case of particularly vulnerable clients, please ensure that a member of your team accompanies them on their first visit to the Oasis Centre.