"how much help we were given for five years from our health visitor"

About: Locala Community Partnerships CIC / Health visiting

(as the patient),

I was in a violent relationship with my x partner diane locke (Health Visitor at skelmanthorpe family doctors) advised me and helped me throughout this difficult period. she did everything in her power to help me.

I tried to end my life and she saved it this year I was so depressed I took an overdose and called her to confide in her like I had done so many times. I trust her and I believe if it wasnt for diane I could have died that morning leaving my beautiful girl without a mother.

Now I see her every week and I'm building bridges. THANKS to this woman. she is a special woman and works very hard for me and my daughter. Thank God I am still alive and my daughter still has her mother.

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Response from Karen Johnson, Customer Engagement Manager, Integrated Childrens, Locala Community Partnerships

On behalf of Locala CIC Health Visiting I would like to thank you for sharing your story and your thanks to your family health visitor. Diane herself says thanks and that she is proud of you.

We hope you have helped others to see that with help life can start to get better. Best wishes to you and your daughter.

Karen Johnson Customer Engagement Manager, Childrens Services, Locala CIC

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