Two Saints Success Stories

Leon – Supported Lodgings

Our Supported Lodgings Scheme provides safe, secure and stable accommodation for young people, coupled with our professional support and guidance to help them move on to live independently or reunite with their families. 17 year old Leon is just one of the young...

Dave’s brighter future

When Dave arrived at our hostel in November 2015 he was underweight, had a drink and amphetamine addiction and was facing the prospect of jail for non payment of fines. Without a benefit claim he had no way to support himself. plus, as Hampshire's most frequent...

George – Chance for Change

For many of our clients, a move into a home of their own and a settled way of life is a huge success, but George, a young client from our Portsmouth Foyer, has his sights set on a more adventurous future! After successfully gaining a qualification to teach English as...

Wayne – a new career

Carving out a new career! Wayne was battling alcohol and mental health issues as well as homelessness when he arrived at our Newbury hostel. He was determined to face his demons and turn his life around.  We supported him to embark on and complete a carpentry course...

Kurt in his own words

"It's remarkable what some understanding, help and support can do to a life" ... "Years of heavy drinking were taking their toll.  I was suffering physically, mentally and emotionally and after a two-week drinking binge I ended up in a hospital on a chemical detox.  I...

Sonia

When we first met Sonia she'd been sleeping rough for three years and was struggling with addiction issues.  She had accessed housing in the past but all previous tenancies had quickly ended in eviction.  Sonia couldn't look after herself properly but had such a deep...

Stuart – Housing First

Stuart is just one of the clients to benefit from our Housing First programme.  Although committed to being an artist, he was in poor health, using drugs, accessing accident and emergency regularly and sleeping rough.  He had lacerations on his legs, that if weren't...

Liam

A trip on Ocean Venture. When Liam - a client in our Portsmouth Foyer service - was offered the trip of a lifetime aboard the Ocean Venture yacht he dived in feet first! Liam helped crew the 60 foot ocean going yacht from Newcastle to Portsmouth.  During the 400 mile...

Kerry Smith

"I was bullied at school and left with no self confidence. Two Saints have given me loads of support to sort my life out and work towards a better future. They helped me get control of my debts and encouraged me to take part in a work programme where I achieved First...

Bill Pullen

Bill Pullen suffered a nervous breakdown, lost his job and ended up homeless but thanks to support and advice from Two Saints he's now enjoying life in his own home with a good job and great prospects for the future. Several years ago Bill was happily working with...

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