Our Individual Spotlight feature is on Keaton, who is supported through our Travel Choices service. Read his interview below to find out what he likes about Travel Choices, what he is really proud of and much more.
How has joining Travel Choices affected your life?
It has helped me positively; it has made me more mature and self-sufficient.
What is the best thing about Travel Choices?
Learning to travel independently, walking, and using the train. Becoming independent.
What is something new you have tried recently?
I can now get to college by myself. I learnt the half a mile walk to the station which includes crossing main roads and then catch the train.
What is something you are really proud of?
My independence, my confidence, and my enthusiasm.
What do you want to learn next?
I would like to learn to use the underground trains.
What are three words your family and friends would use to describe you?
Incredible, happy and hilarious.
What advice would you give to someone who is thinking about starting travel training?
Stay safe and always look both ways. If you are nervous just keep going, the more you do it the easier it is!
Remember, you can keep up to date with all of our stories on social media: