Stories of quiet resilience and power to inspire and remind you of your own inner strength
Mary found herself trapped in an abusive marriage at a young age with a man who was severely mentally ill. Being extremely religious meant she took her marriage vows very seriously. In sickness and in health - but this was way beyond a minor sickness. Mary is Cat's mum from This Is Cat. It wasn't until Cat spoke out in her 30's that Mary's husband was finally brought to justice.
Caroline is caring for her elderly mother who is now over 85% blind. She needs care 24/7 yet Caroline manages to do this difficult task with positivity and enormous resilience. How does she manage? With the power of love. That's how. A truly uplifting story.
Following a terrible mistake during a routine operation Jacq found herself going through a string of surgeries with catastrophic results. She now works as a patient advocate to educate industry and medical professionals to avoid others going through similar trauma.
Emma's story is full of love, family and success. All great until the love of her life was diagnosed with bowel cancer. Through living with his treatment and his passing, Emma has had to be strong for her children and learn how to navigate her own grief. She shares her story of how she has coped with the year following his death.
Being born with profound sight and hearing impairment has never stopped Alexandra doing what she has wanted. From travelling the world to professional athlete... to doctor. Her disabilities have never stopped her and now they are only making her stronger.
Following a turbulent childhood and a growing drug and alcohol dependence Leanne finally found salvation in the gym. She is now a qualified personal trainer has a wealth of knowledge about the benefits of weight training and is helping others reach their goals.
Raising money through her marathon running whilst raising 3 children. Currently training for her 20th London Marathon and inspiring others daily.
Currently working in a large senior school in a role dedicated to supporting students and teachers with their mental health and wellbeing. Brings amazing strength and positivity despite her own turbulent life.
Whilst dedicating her life to saving Rhinos that are only 10 years away from extinction, Liz finds out a young girl from a family she hardly knows needs a kidney, without hesitation Liz offers hers.
Having suffered the loss of her mother from Ovarian cancer Karen founded support group Ovarian Cancer Australia. Then came more devastating news for her and her children. What do you do when tragedy strikes? Run away or stay and fight?