Meet our peer educators – Charlie

Meet our peer educators – Charlie

I first came to Move On when I was 17 as a participant for the peer educator training. I didn’t know much about Move On nor did I know the massive impact it would have on my life. When I first started my training I was angry, competitive, didn’t listen to others and...
Meet our trainees – Kelly

Meet our trainees – Kelly

I started off being in care due to family problems as mum turned really ill. Unfortunately she was that ill that she couldn’t look after me any longer. I moved from place to place for couple of months then I found a place where I thought I would have been really happy...
Meet our mentees – Dharma

Meet our mentees – Dharma

I have been a part of Move On’s Glasgow mentoring service for 14 months now and I have enjoyed the time so far. I would recommend this service to young people in Glasgow who have experienced being in care. Move On is celebrating their 20th birthday and for this...
Meet our trainees – Stephen

Meet our trainees – Stephen

This a story about my journey to MOVE ON. When I was young I always wanted to be a soldier like my uncle and serve my country.  My time with the army didn’t work out how I planned it so I ended up leaving under bad circumstances. I soon realised I didn’t know what I...

Meet our trainees – “Kate”

I kind of stumbled into youth work. After uni I took a graduate role in a Council department who needed help bringing their communications into this decade. I’d been involved in web and app development for years because being able to code as a kid back when that was...
Meet our Trainees – Kyle

Meet our Trainees – Kyle

I’m not originally from Glasgow, and when my relationship deteriorated with my family I was offered a place to stay here off the grid by someone I knew from high school. I soon found myself socially isolated and cut off from my friends and family by the person I...