"I had never been given this much support and help before and opportunities to better myself."
"I like getting up in the morning at Emmaus because I have a purpose and it is my home, which is a great feeling."
Without all these lifelines and second chances, I wouldn’t be able to now say that I am living independently and working as a full-time paid van driver at Emmaus Norfolk & Waveney. I've finally got my life back."
"I can say with all sincerity that I honestly don’t know where I would be without Emmaus."
"Emmaus saved me, and it wasn’t until I received their help that I felt like I could carry on living."
"My confidence has gone way way higher than it was when I started. I’m happy at the minute."
"I wasn’t living rough for too long though and thankfully I met the staff at Emmaus."
"I am quite possibly the longest standing and oldest Emmaus companion in the UK. I am 73 and have lived in Emmaus communities for 23 years."
"From my own perspective it has helped loads, my health has improved massively and I don’t want to think where I’d be without Emmaus. It has given me opportunity."