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Evolve at the Adam and Eve

Earlier this year Aquarius put an offer in on a famous derelict pub in Digbeth in Birmingham – The Adam and Eve. We are in the process of transforming it into a multi use space and functional venue comprising of; A […]

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Olympics Rio 2016

Let the games begin The Olympics has come around again, seems unbelievable that it was 4 years ago that London was aflurry with Olympic madness. In a few short hours the opening ceremony will begin, 207 countries (according to Wikipedia) […]

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Gambling addiction, what is the appeal?

Often people don’t see gambling addiction as a real thing. It is not in the same ‘league’ as drugs and alcohol and often people won’t take it as seriously if someone admits they have a problem. If you have a […]

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United in Recovery

Last month I attended Aquarius’ 5th Service User Conference ‘United in Recovery’ and I am already anticipating next year’s event. As soon as you stepped in to the venue there was a sense of vibrancy, as one person who attended […]

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Psychoactive substances

Have you heard about the new legislation? A law against psychoactive substances has been long overdue. Psychoactive substances which are also known as legal highs or club drugs have a similar effect to illegal drugs like cocaine and Heroin. Suppliers […]

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Dying Matters

Dying Matters, that’s what David Bowie thought As liver disease hits the headlines again today – http://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/jan/24/inside-the-liver-ward-nhs – we are struck once more by the timeliness of our Birmingham project, Aquarius Befriending Care. Over the past year Vicky Lindsay (manager of […]

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NEW Safer Drinking Guidelines for Alcohol

The rules have changed again! The new government guidelines state: Men and women should not drink more than 14 units a week, and pregnant women should not drink at all. You should also not store up your units and drink […]

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