Stories

A little compassion goes a long way.

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Confident to face the future

A playgroup mother came into the playgroup a little earlier as she wanted to discuss her older son who was in school and the school’s suggestion that he be assessed for Autism. She was wondering which avenue to take as her and her husband did not feel there was a problem with him, other than […]

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“…we thoroughly enjoyed working with you!”

The following email was received from the Woodside Skilled Based Volunteering team.   “We just wanted to give you some great news – we gave our presentation to ExComm on Grad Day and our team won! We kept our presentation very straight forward (one slide – with the video of you embedded). I am convinced […]

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A Supportive Environment

“I have been impressed by the team effort at The Spiers Centre since I began as a Volunteer Counsellor a few months ago. I was particularly aware of the supportive environment and how it has been effective in helping my clients.  An example of this occurred when a copy of an information workshop was sent […]