A Mother's story about the 'Guilt' she feels watching her son who has battled with Mental Health problems from being a small child. She describes her struggle to support him and the questions she faces every day to herself, 'Is it my fault my child suffers from mental health? Should I have got help sooner? How did I not recognise there was a problem?' A Mother's 'Guilt' of not knowing when he appeared 'difficult' as a child, and the impact this has had on her life and the life of her family.
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Verve Ambassador Jocylin Croston‘s story, ‘Me and my Shadow’, explains how the ‘Black Dog of Depression’ consumed her following a...View Article
The Tindall Allotment Group are based in Eccles, Greater Manchester, and consist of over 100 Allotments. The Allotments are tended...View Article
Cameron…Supporting his family when they opened up their home for ‘children in need of care’ as Foster carers.
Cameron’s mum Gaynor became a Foster carer with Caritas Care who is an Outstanding ‘Not for Profit’ Fostering charity. Cameron...View Article
M3 Project recently invited people and groups in the community in ‘Stirring up support for M3 Project in Rossendale to...View Article
Being in Foster Care changed Sarah’s life when she met her ‘Mummy-Ji. ‘Mummy-Ji is Sarah’s fond name for her Foster...View Article
Emma is a single Foster Carer with Caritas Care who are a Not for Profit Fostering charity based in Lancashire. She shares her story of how she has 'Made Her Life Better' as a Foster carer and how she made the decision to chose Caritas as the agency that was right for her.
Yvonne Simms runs the Holiday Hunger Allotment project in Salford which grows organic, healthy fruit and vegetables for children in her community. 'Miracle Mucks' Phil Rennie had read Yvonne's story ' Yvonne Simms – A vision to create ‘Community Hubs’ in Salford ' on Verve's blogs and offered to volunteer his services to do the repairs that she needed doing. The allotment shed roof and the chicken coup needed to be secured, with a list of other jobs that she needed doing but couldn't afford! Phil went to meet her and arranged to get started on the allotment to get it in good shape for the Spring season.
M3 project is a Non Profit charity who are based in East Lancashire. They are stirring up support for their...View Article
Phil Rennie is a local man who was born and raised in Bury and Bolton with his family. He is...View Article