People who have benefitted from receiving a transplant
CBeebies star Angharad Rhodes had a cornea transplant in 2016 and hopes to continue to inspire others in her television role.
Emma received a life-saving heart transplant at the age of 12.
Luke, received a life-changing liver transplant at the age of 12.
Helen had a living kidney transplant from her brother and a liver transplant from a deceased donor, saving her life.
Jessica’s life has turned around since her kidney transplant.
Kristof’s life was saved at the age of three by an organ donor.
Sadia, kidney recipient
Seven years ago Sadia was diagnosed with a kidney condition. The decline in her health led to her leaving her job as a primary school teacher.
Michael, lung transplant recipient
In 2016, Michael Willis was diagnosed with sarcoidosis, a rare lung condition that causes small patches of red and swollen tissue to develop in the organs of the body. He was left needing a double lung transplant to be able to live.
Hilaria waited six long years for a kidney transplant.
Cissy, heart and kidney transplant recipient
18-year-old Cissy from Surrey received a heart from a deceased donor when she was 10 and a kidney from her mum, Jo, at the age of 12.