Regaining lost confidence – Stephen’s story

Regaining lost confidence – Stephen’s story

Stephen, aged 51 lives in the Wakefield area. In May last year (2020) he joined Pluss’ Hopeful Families programme in Wakefield after being made redundant during autumn 2019. He was finding it difficult to find suitable work, which he felt was particularly tough during...
Working through the barriers – Rita’s story

Working through the barriers – Rita’s story

Rita (not her real name) is aged 49 and lives in the Wakefield area. Rita had suffered from domestic abuse while in a difficult relationship. Towards the end of last year Rita found herself unemployed and homeless.  “I was sofa surfing and I wanted to find work. I had...