Irene had a long history of clinical depression and self-harm and suffered from arthritis.
When PEP first met her, she was not sleeping properly ...
When she started working with PEP, Joanne was suffering from stress and anxiety. She was signed off from work and her sick pay had recently run out, mea...
John was in his thirties and still living with his parents. He suffered from anxiety and was unemployed and socially isolated. He found it stressful liv...
“You are the only one who seems to be listening and taking action, I don’t know what I would do without your help.”
“She’s done more for me in a fortnight than anyone has done for me in years. It’s been absolutely wonderful.”
“You are the only people that have treated me like a human being and have really listened to what is going on at the moment.”
“It is great to know there is someone to call if I need help.”
“Most of my time is spent caring for my son but it’s nice that someone is looking out for me.”
“I have never shared so much, not even with my doctor.”
“It was really useful to know that I had someone to call, just in case I needed to – that was really helpful.”
“I feel like it has been the first time someone has listened to me. I feel like you understand what I am going through.”
“Thank you for visiting me at home and telling me about different services that can help me; this is exactly the support I have been needing and not getting.”
“I didn’t know anyone when I moved to Leeds or the area and you have helped me so much.”
“I’m really grateful to you for all you’ve done. You have got me out of this rut, learning new things and meeting people. I’m happiest I have been in a long time”.
“I didn’t realise that PEP could help me with sorting out someone to put up my curtains. It’s great that you can help with so many different areas of my life.”’
“I never thought I would win my PIP, thank you so much for your help. It has made my day.”
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