Penrose Service Centres to become Psychologically Informed Environments

May 15, 2017

Penrose has begun the implementation of a Psychologically Informed Environment framework across all of its Service Centres in the UK. The purpose of a psychologically informed environment is to enable clients to make positive changes to their lives.  It is … Continued


Penrose Luton Awarded £5k by Bedfordshire and Luton Community Foundation

April 26, 2017

Our Penrose Luton team was thrilled recently to hear that they have been awarded £5k by the Bedfordshire and Luton Community Foundations’ London Luton Airport Ltd Fund to support one of their projects. Penrose has 9 integrated support services across … Continued


Penrose Luton Roots to Recovery project shortlisted for award

November 3, 2016

We are thrilled to announce that our Luton based Roots to Recovery project has been shortlisted for a Luton Best Award. The awards have been running since 2010 and recognise the outstanding achievements of many of Luton’s individuals, groups and … Continued


Penrose conference facilitates development of practical solutions to address discrimination in mental health

October 20, 2016

Men of African and Caribbean heritage are up to 6.6 times more likely to be admitted as inpatients or detained under the Mental Health Act, indicating a systemic failure to provide effective crisis care for these groups. It is one … Continued


Penrose Chief Executive named ‘Most Influential Businesswoman 2016 – North London’, by Acquisition International

June 27, 2016

Congratulations to our very own Chief Executive Gill Arukpe who has been named ‘Most Influential Businesswoman 2016 – North London’ by Acquisition International Magazine. Acquisition International Magazine’s 2016 Influential Businesswoman Awards are designed to place strong women in the spotlight … Continued


Come and join the Carnival fun in Luton!

May 7, 2016

Celebrating the 40th Anniversary on the 29th May 2016 at Wardown Park, Luton. For more details:  Luton International Carnival 2016


TOP AWARD FOR PENROSE ROOTS IN TESCO ‘BAGS OF HELP’ SCHEME

April 5, 2016

Following a public vote in Tesco’s Bags of Help scheme, the Penrose Roots to Recovery Garden has been awarded the maximum grant of £12,000. Penrose Roots is a therapeutic growing space in Luton, where service users grow organic fruit and … Continued


How can social care professionals grow the best services?

March 29, 2016

Read the full story written by Penrose board member Ewan King by clicking here.


Festive celebrations at Penrose services in Luton

December 22, 2015

We have three Christmas stories from Penrose services in Luton, to brighten up the darkest month of the year! For all who are celebrating, we wish you a very happy Christmas. Thank you Booker for your Christmas gifts The Penrose Synergy team … Continued


Redbridge IOM

October 27, 2015

Penrose is pleased to announce that we will be delivering the IOM Accommodation based and Floating Support Service in LB Redbridge from November 2015. More details to follow…


Martin Dalby is the Innovation Award winner!

September 21, 2015

‘It is with great pride that we can announce that Martin Dalby has won this years Innovation award from Sayer Vincent for his work on establishing the Social Interest Group. Well done Martin. For more information on the award please … Continued


Sayer Vincent Financial Leadership Awards

September 15, 2015

We are delighted to announce that the Social Interest Group has been short listed for the Innovation section of the Sayer Vincent Financial Leadership Awards. Our Deputy Chief Executive Officer Martin Dalby has been instrumental in developing the Social Interest … Continued


Happy Birthday to ‘The House’!

August 27, 2015

Background ‘The House’ is a 5-bed residential unit for vulnerable women. Its aim is to successfully rehabilitate & reintegrate the women back into the community and independent living. The service aims to benefit clients with the ability to manage future … Continued