Volunteers
Volunteer Stories – Stephanie

Volunteer Stories – Stephanie

Aged 17, Stephanie was staying in one of The Haven’s refuges with her mum and young sister. She was in and out of employment and worked in bars until the age of 21. She was fed up of ‘pulling pints’ and wanted to pursue a more meaningful career and give something back...

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Volunteer Stories – Justin

Volunteer Stories – Justin

Justin chose to volunteer at The Haven because he had been reading a lot about women’s rights. Justin’s background was in IT and he volunteered at the Women’s Resource Centre by helping service users with IT skills. Justin used his time volunteering as an opportunity...

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Volunteer Stories – Linda

Volunteer Stories – Linda

Linda is originally from Latvia  and has been living in England for over 6 years with her young daughter Liene. Her Partner was controlling and manipulative. He had a history of drug and alcohol abuse. Linda said that their relationship was toxic and he had not only...

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