"The most positive thing about working at Emmaus is that I get to see first-hand where my hard work is going."
"If people see the progression that a companion can actually make, it could motivate them to come and try the community."
"I’ve been retired now for quite a number of years and volunteering is a great way of putting something back into the community."
"Hand on heart, the work aspect though was most important to me – something to get me teeth into each day."
“I think that Emmaus has done me the world of good. I’ve made all my family proud since I’ve been here."
"If Emmaus hadn’t given me the chance to prove myself, I’m pretty sure I would have ended up dead."
"Emmaus has changed my life really. I wouldn’t be where I am now, with my kids, without this place."
"If I had my way, there’d be an Emmaus in every town in the country. It’s invaluable."