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'm so grateful to Emmaus."
Emmaus gave me a new start at life."
One of the things I was happy and proud to get involved with was the solidarity outreach"
Emmaus has given me that opportunity to be able to push myself to break the stereotype of homelessness."
Thanks to Emmaus my life is now on track."
I’ve been the happiest I’ve been for a long time"
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."
When I moved in here it gave me everything back."