Real stories

Meet some of our clients, read about their experiences of homelessness and discover how Launchpad has helped them.

Meet Hayley

In December 2015, 33-year old mum of four, Hayley, hit rock bottom. After going through the emotional trauma of losing the right to care for her children, she found herself homeless and with no one to turn to for help.

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Meet Craig

An army veteran with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and issues with alcohol, Craig found himself homeless in the middle of the pandemic with nowhere to go.

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Meet Dean

After holding down three jobs while struggling with his mental health and caring for a close friend withdrawing from a drug addiction, 47-year-old Dean suffered a breakdown. He found himself unemployed and on the brink of homelessness, struggling to make ends meet.

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* To help protect the privacy of those we help names have been changed

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