If ever you’re in any doubt about what can be achieved with the full force of your family behind you, then read these real life stories.
Cooper age 3
Cooper is 3 and preparing to go to nursery. He’s learning to take his shoes off himself and get ready to play.
Ciaran age 5
Ciaran was born with quadriplegic cerebral palsy. He struggles with his speech, but thanks to a Novochat machine is getting ready for school.
Jack is one of twins. Thanks to his physio, OT and visual impairment support, he's enjoying primary school alongside his brother, Ryan.
Dylan age 6
Susan feels her family have had to fight to get help for their son Dylan, but as a result he’s doing better than anyone could ever have predicted.
Melissa age 10
Melissa’s Mum Jennifer explains why she thinks confidence is one of the greatest things to come out of her daughter’s therapy sessions.
Rachel age 11
Rachel wants to go to mainstream high school with her friends, her mum Sharon talks about the preparations they are making.