Elizabeth’s Story

Elizabeth’s Story

Cosmic met Elizabeth (Liz) in Wells Job Centre in early December. She has asked for help as she had recently been made redundant, but her circumstances meant the job centre couldn’t sign her on, or even offer much in the way of advice. They hoped that Positive People...
Sarah’s Story

Sarah’s Story

Sarah came to Positive People with a passion to be self-employed. She is affected daily by fibromyalgia, arthritis and her mental health, that makes consistency in work difficult. Being her own boss would give her flexibility to work when she is feeling her best and...
Shaun’s Story

Shaun’s Story

Shaun met Clive from Positive People in Taunton jobcentre originally in October 2017 at a gadget show event. He was later referred into the program by his job centre work coach, who felt Shaun would benefit from the support Positive People could offer. Shaun had been...
John’s Story

John’s Story

John’s journey with Positive People started in December 2017 when he met Change Coach, Ben, from Pluss at an event at Bridgwater Jobcentre. “[I] spoke to Ben because I previously knew him from another organisation”. A friendly face spurred John on and after hearing...
New Year New You!

New Year New You!

January! Christmas is over, finances are tight, it’s cold and dark, and the warmth of spring still seems an eternity away. Yes, January can be the hardest of months to get yourself back on your feet. That’s why Westward Housing Group has teamed up with Positive People...