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Willpower by Ros Taylor

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PART ONE The Essence of Willpower

Abby became a volunteer at Canal College, which is part of the Scottish Waterways Trust and helps young people like Abby acquire job experience to go on to further education or employment. Canal College also helps the environment by improving British canals and the surrounding areas. I’ll let her tell you her story.

“I’d left school in my second year to be home schooled. A mixture of health problems and anxiety had led me to be unable to cope in school anymore. I still finished all my exams and stuff, completed my education, just not in school. So because of that I wasn’t socialising. I had almost three years of no socialising with people my own age. And that led to my anxiety getting worse. I never went ...

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