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.
Emmaus has a place in my heart. Once you become involved you can't help but stick with it."
I am smitten with Emmaus, every day someone makes me smile."
I am fascinated by Emmaus, and I share the messages over and over again: work, community living and solidarity."
Emmaus gave me time to heal
"I am happy to be here, I feel safe and I love doing the work we do because I know it’s very important"
Being at Emmaus has inspired me to help other people."
At Emmaus I am not judged on my past life."
Because of my past, I can help other people get through their troubles."
Margaret Ann's story
I would encourage others to get involved with Emmaus, without a doubt."
Emmaus is at the forefront of fighting homelessness, and I am encouraged to use my experiences to help others."
I felt adrift, with nowhere to turn for help, until I heard about Emmaus."
I am proud when my work contributes to the success of the community."