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Life isn’t all smooth sailing

We all face challenges in life, big or small, but you don’t have to face those challenges without support. So, how can we help you?

I had never been in the hospital in my life. Then, out of the blue, I was diagnosed with prostate cancer. After I came back from the hospital, it became clear that I wouldn’t be able to go back to work anytime soon. Alan Monelle View story
The way we have dealt with the last 12 months is with a positive attitude, laughter and not being afraid to ask for help. The financial help Foothold gave us meant less worry over bills and the girls didn’t have to miss out on things. Sharon Monelle View story
Since our foundation the history of the two organisations has been intertwined and although we are independent charities Foothold and The IET both work to support the world of engineers and engineering just in different ways J Petit CEO Foothold View story

Changes happening in February – read the latest CEO update

There's a lot of changes happening in February - from new staff to new services. Find out what's been happening in the Foothold community.

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Find out about Foothold’s fundraising plan

Read about Fliss' first day at Foothold as the organisation begins its foray into Foothold's fundraising plan.

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CEO update – January

Foothold's CEO, Jane Petit, looks at how we can all bring a positive change in the world with even the smallest of actions.

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