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.
'Former companions' emmaus stories:
One of the best things about living at Emmaus was the chance to work in its social enterprise.
I have very fond memories of my two years at Emmaus."
I had never been given this much support and help before and opportunities to better myself."
I knew where I was going to put my head down at night"
It helped me get back on my feet."
It’s nice to come in and see some of the old faces."
If it wasn't for Emmaus I would not be where I am today"
I'm proof that Emmaus works."
I don’t want to think where I’d be without Emmaus. It has given me opportunity."
If I had my way, there’d be an Emmaus in every town in the country. It’s invaluable."
Because of my past, I can help other people get through their troubles."
Emmaus gave me the chance to sort my head out."