"Suddenly I can see a future"

 

Welcome to Positive People.

Positive People and Hopeful Families offers a lifeline to people who are not in work to help build confidence, skills and give a sense of hope for the future.

The projects give people the opportunity to get involved in local communities, meet new people and have fun through a range of activities.

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Devon

“They had so much belief in me and this boosted my confidence, just having someone there was 100% what I needed. I want to be here and want to live my life”.

Cornwall

“The sessions are chilled out, fun and informative, giving you the confidence to be who you want to be.
It will help you to raise the bar and crack on with your life”.

Somerset

“My children have noticed a difference in my well-being. They say that they are proud of me. This makes me feel good that I am doing my best and that I am a positive role model”.

Yorkshire

“I am extremely pleased with the excellent support that I received from the team. I have not received this level of support since arriving in England three years ago”.

Latest news

Baris’ Story

The participants the team meet on a daily basis often wow us with their intelligence and drive. These are people who want to succeed but have just fallen on hard times, one step away from the support they need to recover. One of our Change Coaches, Simon, met one such...

Making progress at Made-Well

Made-Well is a not-for-profit community interest company, located on a farm in mid-Devon. Their service provides a range of constructive, purposeful and positive opportunities for people with both learning and physical disabilities, as well as those in poor mental...

Moses’ Story

Moses is a Positive Person. He wears a permanent wide grin. “You must be positive”, he says. “If you think you are going to fail, why would you bother starting?” It is this outlook that Moses and his business partner have applied to their start-up, with support from...

Baris’ Story

The participants the team meet on a daily basis often wow us with their intelligence and drive. These are people who want to succeed but have just fallen on hard times, one step away from the support they need to recover. One of our Change Coaches, Simon, met one such...

Making progress at Made-Well

Made-Well is a not-for-profit community interest company, located on a farm in mid-Devon. Their service provides a range of constructive, purposeful and positive opportunities for people with both learning and physical disabilities, as well as those in poor mental...

When Nick came to Positive People sessions he was isolated and withdrawn. By week four of the course he was engaged, enthusiastic and his confidence had grown hugely. He has now secured his own flat and is working as a volunteer, we are so impressed that he has progressed so quickly.

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