Building Confidence – Stephens Story

Building Confidence – Stephens Story

Having left his job as a forklift driver in December 2018, Stephen, although having applied for various roles, was struggling to find employment. Unmotivated and disheartened by this, Stephen was referred to the Positive People project delivered by Active Plus. Since...
Social Prescribing – Doreen’s story

Social Prescribing – Doreen’s story

Doreen was referred to St Austell Healthcare Social Prescribing, and now wants to tell her story about how they helped her improve her lifestyle! “I live alone now, a widow. But I have always been very active with sport, cycling and walking. “I looked...
Social Prescribing – Elaine’s story

Social Prescribing – Elaine’s story

Elaine is feeling so much more herself after the help she received from her Social Prescriber. Here’s her story… “It all started in August 2018 when I had pain in my knee, I needed surgery but needed to lose weight prior to being able to be referred...
Torpoint Schools get arty!

Torpoint Schools get arty!

Positive People partner,  Pentreath, has teamed up with the Infant and Junior schools in Torpoint for an amazing art project! All the children were given the task of designing a tile with the theme of “What you love about living in Torpoint”. Once all the tiles were...
“I now feel like I can cope” – Martin’s story

“I now feel like I can cope” – Martin’s story

Martin didn’t know where to turn after many years of illness and mental health challenges, but now he wants to share his story about how his life has improved. “My story began after my partner and I separated. “I have been living on my own for about 19 years...