Testimonials

"My peer supporter is really good...

20 August 2015

Categories: Individual Support

...I get to whinge on! It takes the pressure off. I can talk to a stranger – an outsider who you don’t live with. I don’t talk to anyone else…She is friendly and supportive."

"It has been such a comfort knowing that there is someone there…

20 August 2015

Categories: Individual Support

...at one place and someone to get in touch when I feel like I’m really struggling. To know that someone understands and won’t judge or gossip means a lot. I felt relieved to know that I’m not alone, the kindness and understanding that was shown made me feel like I could breathe again."

"My peer supporter helps me a lot…

20 August 2015

Categories: Individual Support

... She is good to talk to. She lets me talk about how I’m feeling. She does stuff for me to let my feelings out – like the Treasure Map. She’s very polite, kind, a very good listener. She’s built my confidence up. She listens and doesn’t tell me what to do or push me into anything."

"It’s good having my peer supporter…

20 August 2015

Categories: Individual Support

...I can talk to her without feeling bad. She is lovely, really really good. She helps by listening to me, she goes to places with me, like meeting me where there’s crèche – coming to the crèche gives me a break and he loves the other kids. I don’t have so much bottled up. I don’t feel lonely...