“St Catherine’s is there for me. But too many people in our local area have to face death and loss alone.”
Before she came to St Catherine’s, Jodie struggled to deal with her illness, and suffered with depression and anxiety. One night her feelings were so overwhelming that she found herself gripped in the nightmare of a panic attack.
But she was never alone. Jodie picked up the phone to speak to one of our nurses. It didn’t matter that it was two in the morning; our nurse gave Jodie all the time she needed. She helped calm her down while listening to Jodie talk about her fears for her young family, and the anxiety she felt.