When Samir left college, he “gave all [his] potential to the streets”. The arrival of his baby boy was his encouragement to make a change, and with the Spear Programme’s help, Samir has a newfound confidence and professionalism. We’re excited to see him pursue his dream of using his past experiences to influence young adults and children.
Nicole dropped out of school having developed severe depression, and later attempted suicide.
Omar and Marcia completed the Spear Programme in 2014.
Ayeisha suffered with borderline personality disorder, and found herself in an abusive relationship.
Chelsea was diagnosed with depression and anxiety at a young age.