News and events


Read the latest views and events from Cranstoun, or see how and where we’ve been featured in the news below. For any further information, please call us on 020 8335 1830 or email

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Here4YOUth: A new service for young people in Dudley

Here4YOUth is a new integrated service for young people across the Dudley borough. It offers a one stop shop to young people, and a safe space to talk about what’s on their mind. The service is led by Cranstoun, working alongside other voluntary sector partners....

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Marking 50 years of Cranstoun

Cranstoun turns 50 this year. We have been taking the opportunity to reflect on our own journey from our beginnings in 1969, through each decade to the present day. If you haven’t already checked out our timeline, do take a look – Cranstoun’s 50th Timeline. It really...

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In praise of partnerships

Niamh Donnelly, Director of Operations Here at Cranstoun, we like a partnership. We work with a variety of organisations to ensure service users remain at the heart of what we do. These include NHS Foundation Trusts, local community and voluntary organisations, GPs,...

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Cranstoun in the media

IRiS Reading awarded grant by Reading Lions Club

IRiS Reading is pleased to have been awarded a grant of £500 by the Reading Lions Club ‘Lions Den’ programme. We would like to thank the Lions Club of Reading for this grant, which will be used towards providing our service users with complementary therapies. The...

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ITV News Meridian report on Iris Reading Women’s Day event

ITV News Meridian attended our Reading service’s International Women’s Day 2018 event and spoke to women who have battled years of drug and alcohol addiction. Click the link to watch the news story: ITV report – Women describe their battles against alcohol and drug...

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