Jamie got himself into a lot of trouble and was sentenced to life in prison. And then, one Wednesday afternoon, he found himself on week one of the Sycamore Tree course where our volunteer, Ruthie, was the tutor.
This Mother’s Day, give your own mum a gift to remember. Each alternative gift card ordered allows a young offender to send their own mum a card and gift with a personal message, helping to sustain and repair that vital relationship.
Thankfully, not all unexpected events are bad. How many times have you been surprised by the unexpected kindness of a stranger, or a work colleague who sensed that you were up to your eyeballs with tasks and took time to offer you some respite?
The unexpected can be something we all look forward to.