A woman's best friend: How the support of her 'alert dogs' has helped lady enduring around 25 epileptic seizures each day to lead a life of independence

Owning an alert dog helped Sally make her first cup of tea in over 30 years, as well as take her first solo trip into town

His confidence was at rock bottom as he struggled with undiagnosed autism - but now, a Coventry-based charity has helped teenage boy feel like he's 'living again'

Ben, based in the West Midlands, is now a budding engineer and loves taking part in community activities like cycling and swimming

Sudden sight loss stops keen traveller in his tracks but a Leicester-based charity for those with sight loss is helping him find his way once again

Bhavesh had been a keen traveller until a serious condition left him blind in one eye. He felt very restricted until a charity stepped in

Teenager blossoming despite spending half her life suffering from an illness which has never been fully diagnosed, with support from Huddersfield hospice

Despite her serious medical issues, Bethanie is blossoming into a happy teenager, with help from a Huddersfield children's hospice