Ryz’s story

Ryz works in Drink Wise, Age Well Devon as one of our dedicated Direct Engagement and Support workers. She helps people everyday who are struggling to manage their alcohol use and have reached the decision they need to make a change. Ryz will help them through peer support meetings or one-to-one support, she’ll help them cut down on their drinking or stop drinking but that’s down to the individual and their needs.

Ryz recently suffered a loss in her own life and as a result found herself looking at her own drinking and whether she needed to make a change. This is her story…