"The good thing about Emmaus is you've got the time and the help there as long as you're prepared to put the effort in."
"I realised how nice everyone was and that they all worked together and helped each other out."
"I love seeing the change in companions as they settle in, working and having that belief and confidence building."
(This story was originally published on 24th August 2018.)
"I love the concept of Emmaus and took to it straight away when I started volunteering."
"Volunteering at Emmaus has given me the opportunity to get out and do things again. I feel useful here, get to help a great cause, and meet a lot of different people."
"I love bringing old pieces back to life and making items that would end up on the rubbish heap saleable again."