Double Impact announced as finalists in the Centre for Social Justice Awards
Published at 21-01-2021

Addiction and lack of education are two of the root causes of poverty, as identified by the Centre for Social Justice, a think tank whose aim is to inform government policy to tackle these root causes. We have recently been chosen as finalists in their 2021 Awards, in recognition of our work to combat these.

Graham’s #FIT4FEB blog - Give Your New Year’s Resolutions a second chance!
Published at 20-01-2021

Every year many people start the New Year making resolutions to do something about their health, mental health or fitness. Unfortunately many of those resolutions are lost during the month of January – that’s where our February challenge #FIT4FEB campaign steps in!

Sahara Desert Trek – March and November 2021
Published at 20-01-2021

This long-weekend charity challenge takes you on a four-day trek across the ever-changing landscape of one of the world’s largest deserts – the Sahara!

Dog Jog – 2021 Dates TBC
Published at 10-01-2021

Dog Jog is a brilliant opportunity to accomplish your personal goals with your dog; whether you are raising money for a worthwhile cause close to your heart or simply keeping fit.

Colour Obstacle Rush – Nottingham: 2021 Date TBC
Published at 06-01-2021

Colour Obstacle Rush is the biggest run in the world that combines the fun of colour and obstacles. It will be the most memorable, fun and colourful run of your life!

Kilimanjaro Trek – October 2021
Published at 01-01-2021

Its snow-capped summit rises high above the dusty African plains; huge permanent glaciers flow down from the summit, spectacular views and beautiful ice formations are the reward for pushing our limits both physically and mentally on this, the mightiest of charity challenges.

Graham’s #FIT4FEB blog - How to do your own ‘virtual’ fundraiser using JustGiving and Strava
Published at 16-12-2020

Whether it’s knitting jelly, herding cats or something more traditional like running or cycling that’s your idea of a personal challenge, it’s now possible to fundraise at the same time for a charity of your choice.

Towards Work Programme
Published at 15-12-2020

The Towards Work programme will support you to overcome personal barriers and help you get into employment, education or training. It is a voluntary service that offers personalised, one to one support to help you reach your goals.

Supporting recovery from addiction through the pandemic
Published at 24-11-2020

Double Impact are a Nottingham-based charity which helps people to recover fully from drug and alcohol addiction. We help over 900 people a year across Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire.

TTK Confectionery & Double Impact Charity Partnership
Published at 18-11-2020

TTK Confectionery, the multi-award winning food gifting specialist, have worked with us as one of their chosen charity partners since 2018, as a result of their connection with Café Sobar, a social enterprise run by the charity which provides work experience to people in recovery from addictions.

Cafe Sobar joins campaign to offer free meals for children over half-term
Published at 02-11-2020

Over the October half-term holiday, Cafe Sobar has supported the campaign started by footballer Marcus Rashford to feed schoolchildren at risk of going hungry, by providing a free meal, drink and fruit to anyone who needs the service.

Cafe Sobar awarded a NatWest Social & Community Capital Grant
Published at 22-09-2020

Local social enterprise, Cafe Sobar, has been awarded a grant by the Natwest Social & Community Capital Coronavirus Fund, to support it to re-open following closure due to the coronavirus crisis.