If I didn’t get help from The Nelson Trust I could’ve ended up anywhere or I could’ve ended up back in a relationship with my ex-boyfriend and taking the abuse for the rest of my life.”

“The process of being in rehab made me really aware of what my actions might lead to. To think about what I’m doing and with whom. I think anyone who is offered residential rehabilitation should take it. The crucial part for me was having that extended break being clean with professional support day and night.”

Now I’ve got choices, I’ve got hope. I can actually visualise a really nice future for myself. I can go and do anything and go anywhere and I’m not chained to the substance.”

“I feel that without services like the Women’s Centre, my recovery wouldn’t of been possible as I had no other safe place to turn to. Now it’s only fair that I give back to other women and hold my hand out and say ‘I know the way out’.”

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