Living with Parkinson’s disease can be difficult for Renate – so she was grateful when our volunteer called round to help.
Carer Phillip got Red Cross support and now he has learnt specialist skills, met new people and is busy helping party goers over the festive season.
When disabled pensioner Maureen Gallagher needed extra support at home, the Red Cross stepped in to help.
When Mark Summers was diagnosed with cancer, he faced a 100-mile round journey to hospital every day.
After caring for her grandfather, Steffi felt inspired to volunteer for the Red Cross – which eventually led to her dream job.
After her leg was amputated, Lorna Williams was desperate to return home – but didn’t realise how difficult it would be coping alone.
Our volunteers are always willing to go the extra mile to help people – even if that means belting out a song or two.