"Presenting yourself with confidence meeting at Guernsey House"

About: Guernsey House

(as the patient),

Today I attended a presenting yourself with confidence meeting at Guernsey House and meeting up with people from Northern College which will then continue at Northern College for the next 3 weeks.

I also met a lovely group of people who attend Guernsey House, like myself who are also taking the course.

I was really nervous to begin with then further in to the meeting started to feel okay. The Guernsey House staff were absolutely fantastic. Very welcoming, nice to talk to and cared for all of us. They were so easy to get on with and talk to, we also had a laugh, had drinks made for us and beautiful spread on for dinner.

This is a fantastic idea of theirs to carry out and hopefully carry on having for other users who have confidence issues just like our group, they can also use our group and all the information they achieve to present to their following groups.

I am so glad I have attended. It’s the best thing I’ve ever done and I would go again so thank you to all your beautiful staff at Guernsey House and also Northern College.

I appreciate all you have done.

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Response from Ayesha Heaton, Service Manager, Guernsey House

Thank you so much for posting such a great account of your experience of one of the recovery activities we host here at Guernsey House. I will make sure all the staff involved both here and at Northern College see this wonderful feedback.

I'm so pleased you found the course helpful. With all our best wishes for your ongoing recovery and thank you again for taking the time to use Patient opinion - it is much appreciated.

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Response from Patient Partnership, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Service User

Thank you for taking the time to give us your kind comments regarding Guernsey House.

Staff always welcome positive feedback such as yours. Thank you again

Deborah Hopkinson, Patient Experience Co-ordinator