Glad that you dropped it! There are many here who are, or have been though, where you are now. It is absolutely correct that it is a journey. Making significant changes to ones life requires time and effort and doesn’t happen overnight. But, keep moving forward and you will get there.
If you like, you can search for other UK members by clicking on Social in the menu and then Member Directory.
Also, please complete your Profile page. It is a great way for other members to understand your journey and how things are going. You can update it at any time as things change, unlike regular posts which get locked shortly after they are submitted.
I trust that being here will be a good experience for you!