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What people mean to us

To show you what Bolton Cares is all about, some of our staff and the people we work with have created these testimonials and case studies demonstrating our commitment to helping people THRIVE.

Joshua smiling at the camera


Joshua is a young man with autism who loves playing video games, watching films and going to college.

Joshua moved to The Hollies when he was 18, making the first big transitional step from children’s services to adult services…

Sophie showing off her disney collection.


Sophie was diagnosed with autism when she was 2.

During her early 20s, Sophie lived in a shared tenancy with four other people but found sharing the space could be very stressful and also limited opportunities for her to develop her independence…

member of staff standing in the garden with a cup of tea, she's smiling at the camera


Sobiena describes that she has struggled with her mental health since her teenage years.

A single parent to two boys, Sobiena noticed her mental health declining severely, and having spoken to her mental health worker she knew that a change was needed…

Take a look at our Moments to Cherish newsletter put together with the help of the people we support across our services.

Read some of their inspiring stories in the June, September December 2023 and March 2024 editions below.

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We see every day as an opportunity to make a difference to people’s lives.

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