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Weʼre raising £15,000 to To help Naomi after her stroke.

Keighley, UK

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Naomi's passion was, and still is being an amazing mum! Naomi took good care of herself, she didnt smoke or drink and loved to go for a run to keep fit. However, just a couple of months before our daughter Bettys second birthday my beautiful wife Naomi had a major stroke and was cut down shortly after getting married and starting a family. The stroke affected all the right side of her body from head to toe. She couldn't feel down that side or move her arm or leg, she lost her sight and her hearing on that side too. She could barely speak and had trouble understanding what was going on. Slowly but surely she began to find her words and understand more, some feeling began to return and her vision and hearing improved.
Three months later, after keeping focused and trying with all her strength and determination in physio and speach therapy, she has taken some amazing steps forward in her recovery.
She can now walk a short way with her frame or a stick and with help can get up and down stairs. She says she feels more like herself, like a fog has begun to lift and although she gets stuck on a few words she can have a normal conversation. Although progress has been good there's still a long way to go. Shes just got home from the hospital thank goodness, because me and Betty have missed her being here so much! Although the NHS have good aftercare, its limited and it wont last forever. She needs continual care, physio, child care for Betty. We're having to make changes to our home, transport and lifestyle to accommodate her new needs which all comes at great expence. Any help would be greatly appreciated and i will try and update everyone with her progress.
Thank you for taking the time to read this.

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  • Steve Kent2 months ago
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    2 months ago

    I just like to say a huge thank you to everyone who has donated, shared and taken the time to read Naomi's storey. It's helped us so much through this devistating time in our lives. Naomi is still going to physio twice a week and is still improving! Although she finds it difficult to walk, she is getting around amazingly well and somehow shes mastered the art of changing Betty's nappy one handed! Which blows my mind. I hope everyone had a great christmas. Myself, Naomi and Betty wish you all a happy new year.

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Page last updated on: 3/5/2019 22.08

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  • Robyn Morton

    Robyn Morton

    Mar 5, 2019

    Hi, I'm a friend of Linda's in Australia, I hope this helps a little and that Naomi is continuing to improve!

    £50.00

  • Alexis Monoogian

    Alexis Monoogian

    Dec 16, 2018

    Merry Christmas from our family to yours. xx

    £20.00

  • Elizabeth Robinson

    Elizabeth Robinson

    Dec 16, 2018

    Hope you, Naomi and Betty have a lovely Christmas and New Year. We're donating to your cause instead of sending Christmas cards.Lots of loveLiz. Jonathan, Daniel, William, Thomas and Orla xxxxxx

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Nov 2, 2018

    Hi Naomi and Steve, Hope this helps!With love from Alan and Anne XXX

    £100.00

  • Philip and Sarah

    Philip and Sarah

    Oct 15, 2018

    Thinking of you all lots x

  • Jenny Thomas

    Jenny Thomas

    Sep 30, 2018

    Hopefully every little helps x

    £30.00

  • Chantelle Tiplady

    Chantelle Tiplady

    Sep 30, 2018

    What a super star 💫 keep smiling my lovely xx

    £20.00

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