Jacko’s Story


A Q&A Session with Jacko, one of our long time members.

Where did you hear about ManGang?

Through a mutual friend of Andy Bishop

What made you join ManGang?

Initially to offer some inspiration from my own recovery journey, I stayed as there is great recovery stories and advice

What is the power of ManGang to you?

Anonymity, non-judgmental, no agenda, voluntary gathering of males in need to talk and a diverse group.

Why ManGang for you and not other support groups?

It’s the first I joined, looked towards and was welcoming, and it fits like a glove

How has ManGang helped you in the early stages of being part of the ManGang?

Accessibility to the group, welcome feeling, approval by others, inclusive to the group straight away.

What advise would you give to others thinking of joining the ManGang?

Do it, there is no agenda, its men talking, simple. You can be quiet and reflect or join in and contribute either way your part of the gang….

Describe ManGang in 3 words?

Welcome, inclusive, inspirational