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At Foothold, we want to be transparent and open with our community. That's why our team regularly share their experiences, thoughts and updates to keep you informed.

Dr Kellyn Lee, dementia expert

Living well with dementia

In advance of her upcoming webinar miniseries, Dementia expert Dr Kellyn Lee explores how we can improve the wellbeing of people affected by dementia.

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Law Express, authors of: Creating a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA): Everything you need to know

Creating a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA): Everything you need to know

Find out how you can create a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) in this handy blog by our partners at Law Express.

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Dan Cognolato, topics include exercise and endurance challenge training

Foothold Run ’til it hertz endurance challenge: how to train to achieve your exercise goals

Engineer and fitness trainer Dan Cognolato reveals some pro tips for training for endurance challenges – such as our Run ’til it hertz challenge.

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Dan Cognolato, topics include exercise and endurance challenge training

Engineering and exercise: how to maintain a healthy active lifestyle

Engineer and fitness trainer Dan Cognolato shares why exercise is key to staying healthy – and reveals some top tips to help you get started.

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Supporting 1,275 engineers through life’s challenges: Our impact in 2020-21

Foothold CEO Jane Petit reveals how we were able to provide more support for engineers and their families than ever before in 2020-21.

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Madeleine Hunter, author of Your guide to Covid-19 repossessions and evictions

What to do if your housing is affected by a change in your relationship

Find out more about what to do if a relationship breakdown is putting you at risk of homelessness in this blog by Foothold partner Shelter.

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Learn how to manage your money better in our free webinar

Find out about our upcoming webinar, Managing Your Money, taking place on Thursday 13 January 2022 in partnership with Secondsight.

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Helen Wright, author of Knowing your rights as a private tenant

Knowing your rights as a private tenant

Learn more about your rights as a private tenant and how they can help you in this blog by the housing experts at Shelter.

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Madeleine Hunter, author of Your guide to Covid-19 repossessions and evictions

Your guide to Covid-19 repossessions and evictions

Your guide to Covid-19 mortgage repossessions and evictions from Madeleine Hunter, Helpline Plus Caseworker at the housing experts Shelter

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Michael Hargreaves, author of Take control of your winter wellbeing with the Foothold December support hub

Take control of your winter wellbeing with our December Support Hub

Learn about this year’s bumper edition of Foothold’s December Support Hub, designed to help you take control of your wellbeing this winter.

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Your stories

sharon becoming a carer
The way we have dealt with the last 12 months is with a positive attitude, laughter and not being afraid to ask for help. Sharon Monelle View story
Alan overcoming illness
The financial support has alleviated so many problems for us. I can’t express how much it helped - it’s enabled us to live a life. Alan Monelle View story