What is recovery? How can it help me, my family, my friends, my work colleague? Here are some testimonials from a selection of people sharing their experience.

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“I could not recommend Kennedy St’s recovery coaching enough for those in need of guidance. The level of understanding and compassion shown by all the staff & volunteers from the initial helpline call to the partnership I established with my recovery coach, has made my recovery journey life changing.”

Don 34 . Male. Employed. Gambling & alcohol addiction.

“It is with a big sober, clean heart that I’m eternally grateful for this charity for their love, help and support. Trust me these people save lives. Thanks to the support and guidance I received, I  was able to stay in work whilst establishing a plan of action with my recovery coach !”

Rose 56. LGBT+. Employed. Cocaine & alcohol addiction.

“The work done by this charity is immense, life changing and done with heart and experience. Recovery knowledge of all kinds is critical. This is where Kennedy St  comes in and gives hope by supporting, signposting and coaching people affected by addiction, including their family members, on to a pathway that is right for their recovery.”

Jess 21. Female. Mother is alcoholic.

“Through volunteering with Kennedy, my confidence and mental health have improved immensely. I have learnt to believe in myself whilst also discovering new gifts, It has really kept me mentally challenged especially during lockdown and Clare, Kevin and the team are very welcoming, inspirational and warm”

GA KennedyStCiO Volunteer

“Volunteering at Kennedy Street has given me some structure to my week, a great sense of purpose and above all a fantastic feeling of connection with a vibrant community of committed and supportive volunteers. Already it’s helped me on my own personal journey of recovery from mental health breakdown and given me hope for the future.”

JS KennedyStCiO Volunteer