Other Stories

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“A big part of the treatment isn’t medicine at all… it’s relationships”

Working as a GP in one of Edinburgh’s most socially deprived areas, Carey believes her key role is being an advocate for her patients.

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From offending to Oxford: my second chance

For Kirstie, growing up was pretty hard. Unsupported and in a toxic relationship, frustration and violence took over her life.

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“I lost 20 years of my life to drugs. Now I’m an award-winning student.”

For years, no one saw Lucy as Lucy. It was ‘Lucy the junkie’. She’s now an award-winning student embracing life as a scholar and a grandma!