Skip to main content


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.

Supporting our international community in extraordinary times

Services and Development Manager Denice explains how her team supports international community members and their families

View post

Running your way to better mental and physical health

Our Trustee Richard Spalding talks about the benefits of keeping up his running routine.

View post

Importance of friendship – nurturing connections online

On International Friendship Day, Li-Anne looks at the importance of friendships and gives some tips on how to foster connections online.

View post

Keep it simple! Three ways to simplify your day.

On National Simplicity Day, Eranta writes about the ways we can simplify our days and bring more intention and clarity into our working lives.

View post

Friendship team – connecting the community one chat at a time

Holly talks about her new role in the Foothold Friendship Team and what she's learned about keeping the Foothold team and the community connected.

View post

Support for our community and new ways of keeping in touch

CEO Jane Petit talks about what Foothold team have been up to during lockdown and what support we're providing to the community

View post

How we support you

We provide a lot of support, find out - at a glance - what kind of support we offer.

View post

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