A Monday morning cuppa in Paignton!

A Monday morning cuppa in Paignton!

Every Monday morning for six weeks a drop in session was held in Paignton Library, creating a space for anyone to come in for a cuppa, meet new people and find out what community activities and support was available locally. Robert was just one of the attendees, and...
Improving confidence – James’ story

Improving confidence – James’ story

James was seeking support to access funded training and work. Therefore, a referral was made to Hopeful families to look at lifting his opportunities to support work progression. His aim was to increase his work prospects and gain employment. James was struggling with...
10 million steps in six weeks challenge!

10 million steps in six weeks challenge!

One of the messages we promote as a project is the importance of health and wellbeing. But what good is it if we don’t practise what we preach? With this in mind, our Devon team took on the challenge of walking 10 million steps in six weeks. Now this might seem like...
“It’s changed our life around!” – Lee’s story

“It’s changed our life around!” – Lee’s story

Lee came to the Positive People Programme (Inspired to Achieve) due to being unemployed with a full commitment to seeking work.  “I had a military background from the age of 16 to 33 years. I came out of the army suffering with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and found...