Voices from the frontline

The people we work with come from all different backgrounds, situations and ages. Our approach is not one-size-fits-all. We work with each person as an individual, helping them realise their future goals. Read the stories of some of them here.

Darren’s Story

At that time, he was volunteering and had some physical disabilities which were affecting his levels of confidence …

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Tommy’s story

The St Giles caseworker headed off to collect Tommy and bring him safely back to his care placement. …

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Peter’s story

The only person Peter will confide in is his St Giles caseworker, with whom he had previously been …

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Clair’s story

COVID 19 came out of the blue for me.  I had no time to sort out anything as …

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Charlotte’s story

Charlotte is also a volunteer for Wonder Plus and here’s what she says about her journey. I wanted …

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Jack’s story

When St Giles first met him, 20 year old Jack* had been the victim of a serious assault …

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Harry’s story

Harry* is at college studying engineering and pursuing a career just like any other 16 year old.  However, …

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Theo’s story

15 year old Theo is celebrating taking part in his first ever professional boxing match – a huge …

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Bev’s story

I started working with St Giles in May 2018 and completed the information, Advice and Guidance course in …

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Ussama’s Story

When his caseworker first met him, he had been arrested for possession of a knife and county line …

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Raymond’s Story

Raymond (name changed to protect his identity) was referred to St Giles after an eight day missing episode …

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Hendrick’s Story

Our team took a call regarding Hendrick, a 16 year old from London who had been missing for …

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