Trauma survivors share their stories

“I fell 25ft on a night out.”

“I went for a jog and returned home without a leg.”

“I was caught up in a terror attack.”

Trauma survivors talk about their experiences and why they’re urging you to Transform Trauma for the millions of people who’ll experience it in future.

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Ella

Ella went for a jog with her sister, and fell, dislocating her knee and severing an artery. She required a leg amputation.
“There were some dark times. Being told age 25 you’re going to lose your leg is probably one of the most devastating things you could hear”
Read her story in the Sunday Mirror

 

Campbell and Lucy 

Campbell fell 25ft on a night out and suffered severe brain injury, three weeks after getting engaged to Lucy. 
"The hardest thing for me is having to deal with Cam changing personality, he's not exactly the same person I met all those years ago."
Read their story in the Sunday Mirror 

Vicky

Required a leg amputation after a rollercoaster crash at Alton Towers 
"I looked down at my legs and I knew instantly that it was serious. I knew I wasn't walking off that ride." 

Martine

Lost both legs in the 7/7 bombings
"The nature of trauma is shocking, one day you’re one person and the next day you wake up and you’re someone else, and that is really hard to deal with."