Individual Achievement Award Winner
Service user Anthony Milburn is a Durham County Council Individual Award Winner 2015
Anthony said "I feel proud to have won this award, the support and training I have recieved at Daybreak at Minsteracres has helped me improve my confidence in many ways which I feel has helped me succeed at my course at college and then to win this award".
Anthony has gained confidence and improved his life outcomes towards independence and health through the support and encouragement Daybreak have provided.
In the café sessions Anthony has worked within a team providing lunches for other service users. "I am getting better at cooking which has helped me become more independent at home and gives me the confidence and knowledge to eat healthily when I get my own home one day".
In IT sessions Anthony has improved his communication and reasurch skills, searching the internet for destinations he has visited and writing about his holidays. Anthony said "This definitely helped me succeed in my college course as I had the support of staff here to help me practice and get better".