Kind strangers help Olivia

The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - News -

Kind strangers are help­ing to fund treat­ment and sup­port for an autis­tic child who is fed through a tube. Nine-year-old Olivia Her­bert lives in Crab­tree, Pas­ton with mum Emma. A fam­ily sup­port worker con­tacted the or­gan­i­sa­tion 52 Lives - a web­site where strangers of­fer im­por­tant items, do­na­tions or mes­sages of kind­ness to change some­one’s life ev­ery week of the year - and do­na­tions are now com- ing in to fund play ther­apy for Olivia. Emma said: “The kind­ness peo­ple have shown is so unreal. It re­ally, re­ally re­stores your faith.” 52 Lives is the brain­child of Jaime Thurston. She said: “I just felt this was a woman who sounded like she had been through a lot.” To do­nate, visit: https://www.52-lives.org/.

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