A few quotes to make you smile!

So very often we receive lovely quotes from the community, which reminds us all why we do what we do and that we offer some of the most supportive services, activities and clubs in the Country. These are just a few quotes that will hopefully brighten your day. Here at Cornwall Link, we want to hear about all about your community stories and quotes, so please feel free to contact our wonderful team on cornwall-link@ageukcornwall.org.uk

June (Diabetes Prevention Programme) who has now completed the 12-month course and lowered her blood sugar levels and achieved her healthy lifestyle goals.

“Thank you so much, my whole life has changed for the better. Before joining the programme I felt tired at every turn, just getting up in the morning was proving difficult.  I have gone from feeling 20% right up to now feeling 90% most days and have taken steps to make long-lasting changes. I feel 75 years young, joined a yoga class and made more friends because of your support.”

Gaye passed on a quote from Amy (Admin Volunteer for Age UK Cornwall) who was with the organisation briefly before finding a new job.

“It is funny, I’ve met some social prescribers through my new job too, which I only really knew about because of my volunteering with Age UK Cornwall. I definitely think that volunteering for Age UK Cornwall was beneficial for me, even though it wasn’t for very long and I would certainly recommend it to my friends”

Tony (Volunteer & Move More participant) who has just finished week 8 of the 25-week programme.

“Move More is going really well and has benefited me greatly. It has given me a better range of mobility and improved my confidence. I support another participant and help her get to the venue and together we are seeing improvements week on week – I cannot wait until the next session “