MICHELLE is currently the manager of a successful step 2 intervention for people with anxiety and depression on the Wirral. She runs a programme for Advocacy in Wirral that has helped over 500 people in the last year alone, and has assisted service users into voluntary and paid work as part of their recovery process. Michelle believes that access into free services for all communities is paramount and works with other organisations to provide pathways for service users who need support and guidance in their times of need.
After finishing her degree in 2009 she started working on the ‘Beating the Blues’ Program and she has help those who are vulnerable and need support and guidance through their recovery. She manages 3 paid staff and has a bank of 15 volunteers who also help out with sessions.