Moving forward one step at a time

Moving forward one step at a time

  One of our amazing support team has pulled together some thoughts on her work with one of our young people recently. This is a really great example of the incredibly challenging, but absolutely essential work that Moving On do with young people every day....
Perseverance

Perseverance

At Moving On, my role is to work with those requiring more intensive support; These are young people who have complex needs and need enhanced support. This means that sometimes, the little victories are the most important. In the case of Louise, this was just getting...
Sam’s Journey

Sam’s Journey

Sam first came to Moving On a couple of years ago as a Child In Need due to a relationship breakdown and only contact with one parent.  Sam has struggled with mental health issues, substance misuse issues, domestic abuse, low confidence and self-esteem and financial...
A Fresh Start

A Fresh Start

A common reason why young people become homeless and seek a property with us is after falling into rent arrears and accruing debt in local authority housing. This often leaves people in difficult circumstances and are not eligible for Local Authority housing until the...
Wayne’s Story

Wayne’s Story

​ Wayne is a care leaver who came to us as high risk, due to previous offending behaviour and volatile behaviour caused by mental health issues. Due to his mental health issues he struggled with basic housing tasks and living on his own. When he moved in his partner...
Case Study: Sarah’s Story

Case Study: Sarah’s Story

Sarah gave birth to a healthy baby boy in May. Sarah has been living with us for several years and she has come an amazingly long way in that time. When she arrived, Sarah was nervous, vulnerable and scared, following the breakdown of a relationshp with her foster...