• A photo of Derek

    Derek's Story

    "The place where I grew up, there was a lot of gun crime and knife crime."

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  • Holly at a Showcase

    Holly's Story

    At secondary school I wasn’t really a talkative person. I got bullied.

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  • Photo of Sy

    Sy's Story

    Growing up it was mum, me and my brother, Taz. We didn’t have a father figure.

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  • XLP Admin

    Samara's Story

    Before XLP, I was a troubled kid. I wasn’t in the right mindset back then.

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  • Photo of Diaura and Hannah

    Diaura's Story

    I got kicked out of my last school and I started having some difficulties in my current school.

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  • Photo of Uche

    Uche's Story

    A lot of the time you want the same person to experience what you experiencing: the anger, the pa

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  • Photo of Rashaan

    Rashaan's Story

    I’ve had to run for my life at school.

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  • Maisy's Story

    Maisy's Story

    I was a frustrated and angry child for lots of reasons, I can’t lie.

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  • Sephton's Story

    'When it comes to anger, anger is like a driving force to hide the emotions that you are actually

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  • Young person, Beth, talking about self harm and XLP's support

    Beth's Story

    "When I first self-harmed, it wasn’t a bad thing..."

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  • Tex's Story

    "I first heard about XLP in 2013.

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  • Shayleigh’s Story

    I got involved with XLP about three years ago when the bus first came to my estate.

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