Creating Pathways to Understanding

Your Stories

Here are some real life stories from people with first hand experiance of health and Wellbeing issues.

Find out, below, how you can tell your story in confidence or how to submit a story to our website…



Nobody Knew I Was Partially Deaf

“When I was growing up people used to often frown at me and call me ignorant if I didn’t respond to them…”

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MearesIrlen Syndrome – visual dyslexia

“My hairdressing career was over! Everyone looked like they had two heads and I couldn’t keep my eyes fixed in one place…”

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First Time Drunk

We got someone’s older cousin to buy it for us. We started drinking on our way from Duke Street to the Arno, but I don’t even remember getting there. In fact I don’t remember anything after that…”

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