Gemma Corr, 41, and her husband Paul live in North Belfast and have two children. Gemma’s sister, Patricia Metcalfe, 51, who lives nearby, has Parkinson’s disease. Patricia’s daughter Jennifer, 20, has a learning disability.
Karen Gamble, 56, and her husband Stanley live in South Belfast and have two children. Their son Peter, 35, has a learning disability.
I need help to keep going, and about four years ago, Caring Breaks rescued me by providing a period of respite care most weeks, plus adventure weekends away in Cushendall.