Personal stories Filter All Stories Living donation Organ and tissue donation All Stories Living donation Organ and tissue donation Living donation Altruistic donation - Susan's story I had decided to investigate the possibility of becoming a living kidney donor after hearing about it on a radio programme in 2014. I lost my mum… Living donation Father and son donation - Brian and Scott's story I was given second chance of life in 2012 after my son donated his kidney to me. Three years earlier, after visiting the GP to find out why I felt… Living donation Father & son donation - Ross and Finlay's story I am the proud mum of Finlay aged 8. Finlay was 3 years old when he was diagnosed with chronic kidney disease. It was discovered purely by chance… Living donation Life on the transplant list - Danny's story My name is Danny, I am 46 years old and this is my story about kidney failure and transplantation. I consider myself very lucky indeed. Not every… Living donation Altruistic donation - Brian's Story The idea of giving a kidney had been knocking around in the back of my head for sometime. But what galvanised me into really doing something about it… Living donation Transplant recipient - Emma's Story Emma was diagnosed with glomerulonephritis aged just 17 and knew her kidney function would gradually deteriorate as a result. However, the birth of… Living donation Donor recipient - Julie's Story I was diagnosed with polycystic kidney disease at 24 and listed for transplant three years later. At the time, I was in denial about how awful I was… Organ and tissue donation Evan Goodbrand Evan Goodbrand is living proof of the difference organ donation can make. Ten years on from his liver transplant, the eleven year old is living a… Prev 1 2 3 4 Kate's story Kate Kenyon talks about her kidney transplant journey, and the importance of living kidney donation for those in need of a transplant.