Fiona’s son, Tom, was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukaemia when he was travelling. Tom’s diagnosis and treatment put a huge strain on the family but Penny Brohn UK helped keep them together and gave them the resources to cope.
Veronica was diagnosed with breast cancer after a routine mammogram. A year after treatment, Veronica found that she was barely coping. Veronica says she credits Penny Brohn UK with saving her sanity and teaching her how to look after herself so she could cope.
Nicola was diagnosed with Bile Duct Cancer after experiencing severe stomach pain. After picking up a leaflet, she attended a Living Well course and found a space to talk freely and explore her mind, body and emotions.
Sandra passed away from ovarian cancer in 2017. Through our Living Well course and our nutritional courses, husband Jim and Sandra were able to find comfort and support through meeting other people in similar positions.