Eddie is passionate about the importance of meaningful activity in helping people in recovery. He feels that this has been the key factor in helping him remain sober and allowing him to contribute to society through volunteering. In his talk Eddie shares his experiences and highlights the importance of accessing opportunities to help others in a similar position to him. Liverpool Waves of Hope have been funded by the Big Lottery Fund as part of the Fulfilling Lives Programme. The Big Lottery Fund is a Being the Story Partner.