We love nothing more than hearing how people have overcome their situationsBelow are some testimonials of those that have done just that
"I have been living on the Slate Project since Oct 2014, during this time I have been supported with different things such as applying for training courses, making and attending appointments, managing money and overall learning to live independently.
I am now ready to move on and have found a new flat which I will move into, the Slate project are helping me with my move and staff contacted the CHNI (Council for Homeless Northern Ireland) who supplied me with a move-in pack, which I am more than pleased with. I will continue to work with Slate on Floating Support as it’s great to know they are there for me if I need it."
|“Hi my name is Charlene. I've been living on the SLATE project since November 2015. The project has given me my own flat where I can live independently with the support of the staff and my support worker Louise. During my time on the project I have been given the opportunity to take part in different events, such as the YPI NI (Youth Philanthropy Initiative Northern Ireland) and a PANI (Publicity Association Northern Ireland) questionnaire. Throughout my stay on the project I have been attending the Special Olympic sports in our local leisure center where I have taken part in several competitions and won 5 medals. SLATE project is fun and I love getting involved with any activities the project offers. Without the project I wouldn’t be where I am now or as happy as I am.”|