So many people have a great story to tell about how Emmaus has touched their lives. Whether they’re companions, staff, trustees or volunteers, these stories show the impact Emmaus can have.
'Companions' emmaus stories:
The thing I love is that people will step in and help you when you need it."
You know that Emmaus is there for everybody."
I have very fond memories of my two years at Emmaus."
"At Emmaus I knew I would have somewhere nice to call home."
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.
One of the things I was happy and proud to get involved with was the solidarity outreach"
With the support of Emmaus I feel that I can change my future."
Emmaus has given me that opportunity to be able to push myself to break the stereotype of homelessness."
I’ve been the happiest I’ve been for a long time"
We are so grateful for the support because without them we wouldn’t be here."
I don’t know of any other organisation that comes close"
Being at Emmaus Leeds has given me an optimism, a feeling of wellbeing, stability and the time to settle."