Verve Recruitment Blog

The ‘Guilt’ of a Mother with Mental Health in her Child.

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.

Verve Recruitment – #MakeaLifeBetter’ with Caritas Care

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.

‘Miracles do happen when Veterans ‘Miracle Muck’ in!’

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.