Referrals

Who Refers their clients?

We have a good network of charities and organisations who refer their clients to STEPWAY for various reasons.

Many Charities and different organisations refer their clients over to STEPWAY or access our free rooms at the Wellbeing centre. Including, DWP, On-side Advocacy, Op-Courage (NHS) Complex Treatment Service, Housing, Healthy minds and Employment Plus, Salvation Army.

Working together has a bigger positive impact on Veteran care.

Would you like to become involved and be working partners or arrange a cross referral system? Call us today

Worcestershire: 01905 745 253 West Midlands: 0121 7922 723

email worcestershire@stepway.org or westmidlands@stepway.org for more information about our services and on how many ways we can work together.

WHY DO I REFER MY CLIENTS?

There are a host of different reasons why you would refer your clients

Mental health awareness Social Inclusion Employment opportunities Educational courses Support sessions Early Service Leavers in transition Advocacy Reducing Recidivism Substance Misuse Homelessness and housing Benefits and funding advice Finding a sense of purpose A sense of belonging

WHAT SERVICES ARE PROVIDED WHICH WE CAN REFER OUR CLIENTS TO?

The Drop-in is for all Veterans, no matter your circumstance or background. It is a safe place for you to meet like-minded people who have walked the walk. It is a place to make new friends A place where you can relax, pull up a chair and have a brew with your muckers. Somewhere you can have regular FREE refreshments throughout the day.

The 7-step civilian skills program 

by STEPWAY is delivered throughout Worcestershire and Herefordshire This project is funded by the European Social Funding Community grants through Worcestershire County Council and Landau Herefordshire.

This is a FREE 40-hour course for Veterans of the British Armed Forces and family members who find themselves unemployed.

We cover all travel expenses, refreshments and course equipment

The Community Projects: A journey being involved in the outdoor community projects, involving yourself in group tasks, learning, participating, creating a healthy body and a healthy mind.   These will all play a pivotal role in self-esteem and raising confidence.  In our 7-Step Civilian Skills program, Step 5 is all about a healthy body a healthy mind. How we look at what we eat, the importance of daily exercise, the outdoors clean air and participating in group activities. All of which will have a positive effect on your mental health. 

THE WELLBEING CENTRE

STEPWAY opened there first Wellbeing centre in August 2020. All three services are provided on one site with the addition of the Therapy Unit which is open to all our working partners for FREE.

STEPWAY are delighted to announce the new partnership with the Salvation Army in Oldbury. This has allowed the charity to expand their services to the West Midlands to support more veterans in civilian life, no matter their background or circumstance. Moreover, to promote inclusion by breaking those barriers down, so we can work together as one big community.

HOW SIMPLE IS IT TO REFER A CLIENT?

Here at STEPWAY we try to make things as simple as possible by cutting most of the unnecessary red tape out!

To refer your client please complete the short online form.

All our data is kept within an internal network subject to the GDPR Regulations under the ‘Data Protection Act 2018’ Please see our Privacy Policy for more information.

WORKING TOGETHER

We have many organisations joining us to deliver a holistic package to the Veteran community.

Join us on one of our VETERAN COMMUNITY DAYS: Would you like to join us on one of our Veteran Community Days? It is a good way to get the word out there on what your organisation will do for the Veteran community. The Stands are free and light refreshments are provided. All public liability is covered by STEPWAY We will host the day. Therefore, all you need to do, is turn up and set up your stand.

Let’s work together GOING INTO PARTNERSHIP: Would you like to find out more about working together or go into a partnership to make a bigger impact on the welfare of Veterans? Lots of different organisations have already come on board and the difference we are making together is already making a positive impact. Join us today and share the passion & drive we all experience

Are you a business, local or corporate? Would you like to sponsor one of our events?