THIS MONTH’S HIGHLIGHTS
- Hugely succesful Harbour Hero Awards at The Carlton in Prestwick
- Harbour participates in Alcohol Awareness Week
- Another new vehicle joins the fleet
HARBOUR HERO AWARDS 2023
Harbour Ayrshire held their first ever Annual Harbour Hero Awards night at the Carlton Hotel in Prestwick and what a night it was! Our lived experience volunteers are the mainstay of our organisation and our awards ceremony was ALL about them and the hardwork and dedication they put in to our charity. We laughed , we cried , and we celebrated our first year of achievements together. Here are our individual award winners ;
Engineer Award – Kris Fearon
Deckhand Award – Brendan Mcgivern
Inspirational Female Award – Stephanie Greig
Inspirational Male Award – Chris Seddon
Female volunteer of the year – Alyson Martin
Male volunteer of the year – Paul Gear
VOLUNTEERS GO TO COLLEGE
We would like to congratulate 2 of our much loved volunteers Evan and Brendan on their recent unconditional offers into College. Evan will be attending Ayrshire College – Ayr Campus to begin his HNC in Social Services. Brendan will be attending Ayrshire College – Ayr Campus to begin the Peer Support Programme through ADP.
18 MONTHS MILESTONE
We would like to congratulate one of our much loved Volunteers “Jennifer” on reaching an incredible milestone of 18 months total abstinence from all mind and mood altering substances. Jennifer volunteers at our Wellbeing- 4-Women group in Irvine and she has been an amazing support to the women who attend the group, we are so grateful to have her at Harbour Ayrshire
We would like to congratulate one of our much loved Volunteers and Trainee Addiction Worker “Stef” on reaching an incredible milestone of 6 months continuous sobriety and freedom from all mood and mind altering substances.
NEW HARBOUR VEHICLE
Everyone meet “Bill”! This vehicle will be escorting our Recovery Practitioner Stacey and our Trainee Addiction Worker Stef around the length and breadth of Ayrshire to our supported people who are looking for a “new way of life” Don’t forget to give “Bill” a wave when you see him!
TOTAL NUMBER OF VOLUNTEERS
TOTAL NUMBER OF INDIVIDUALS WITHIN THE HARBOUR (AYRSHIRE) REHABILITATION SYSTEM