Ian Bertram, the founder of Drugs in Lincs will join Festival 8 and will be providing a personal and heartfelt account of how he and his family were affected by drug misuse. This talk will help to raise awareness of what services Drugs in Lincs provides, and of how the dedicated team work to equip those affected by drug and alcohol misuse with coping strategies. Drugs in Lincs is an ogranisation based in Lincolnshire that offers free support to families who are affected by a loved ones addiction to Drugs or Alcohol. The organisation offers: Free telephone helpline Discussion groups
Festival 8 are excited to welcome Gary Winer who is giving a free workshop on Sunday and who will be enjoying sharing his knowledge and connecting with people at the Festival. Gary has a totally unique approach to healing which exquisitely honours the body, the spirit, energy body, emotions and all aspects of the whole self, we thoroughly recommend his workshop 'Freedo- the Power of Symbols' in the Wellbeing Arena, learn more about this workshop on the Talks page. Freedo- the Power of Symbols Gary has created three bespoke healing sessions, while each session includes mind, body and soul, one of
We had the pleasure of meeting Ian Bertram from Drugs in Lincs recently at an exhibition, he shared his personal experience of drug misuse within his family and we were completely blown away by the strength of this incredible person and the determination and positive effort he continues to go to in order that other people have an organisation to reach out to within the area. To help raise awareness and education Ian will be delivering a talk on Friday evening of the festival, and we will be supporting him by having a fund raising collection at the information point.