Case Studies

Meet Our Young People

Tom

Tom struggled with his confidence and anxiety for as long as he can remember...

Shahan

Shahan came to OPEN after moving to England from Pakistan 7 years ago...

Sophie

Sophie first came to OPEN only 3 months ago, and in that time she says “it has made me feel more confident, feel safe and I always look forward to coming here.”

Katie

Katie began volunteering with OPEN when it first began after being selected local youth group leaders to represent young people...

Olivia

Olivia has been coming to OPEN for the last five years and would encourage any young person thinking of taking part in our activities to get involved as "it will change your life." Watch Olivia's testimonial below.

Tomas

Tomas says he "can't imagine life without OPEN"...

James

James first came to OPEN aged 10 in 2012, and struggled with anxiety.

Emily

Emily first came to OPEN around a year and a half ago.

Violet

Violet takes part in various groups in OPEN’s music programme, including the Hive-Mind music promotion group.