BAC-IN support group provides a unique, culturally responsive, peer centred environment where individuals can experience cultural empathy, cultural identification and spiritual connection. In this environment individuals can share, connect and discover a common solution in their search of a lasting recovery.
Help towards Education, Training & Employment
BAC-IN helps service users towards accessing education, training, and support in seeking employment. This may include accessing education courses in the community, colleges or a university setting as well as access to a range of training and apprenticeship programmes within Nottingham City. BAC-IN offers a short employability course covering a range of subjects related to seeking employment, i.e. CV building, job searching skills and preparing for an interview.
BAC-IN recognises that addiction affects the whole family in many ways and life can be challenging for those who live with someone who is misusing alcohol or drugs. We, also understand the difficulties families can face when accessing support, these can include fear, guilt and shame or not being able to find the right service that is culturally responsive to their needs, beliefs and values.
BAC-IN family support addresses these difficulties in a culturally sensitive, safe and supportive environment. In this supportive environment family members can develop their awareness of addiction, co-dependency and learn ways to build healthy relationships to ensure a lasting recovery for their loved one.
Brief aspects of family support offered include, managing stress, resolving conflict and improving healthy communication.
The following person-centred services are available for family members.
• One to one counselling
• Group support
• Phone support
• Home visits
• Referral to other appropriate services
BAC-IN carries out regular outreach work by liaising and building relationships with local communities as well as distributing information about BAC-IN support services.
BAC-IN provides outreach support and is flexible in meeting service users in locations/places convenient to their needs such as health centres, places of worship and community centres.
One to One structured support
BAC-IN offers a Transformative Recovery Programme for men and women who are seeking recovery from alcohol and drug misuse and related multiple disadvantage.
One to One support can help to address key issues related to addiction, such as; abstinence, anxiety, cultural shame, depression, denial, mental health, ostracism and spiritual crisis.
BAC-IN offers a range of action oriented interventions including counselling, peer mentoring and recovery coaching to enable individuals to live more consciously and to make the best of their life potential.