Real Lives, Real Stories
Have you been affected by organ donation? Here are some inspirational stories from the families of those who donated their organs as well as individuals whose lives have been transformed by the generosity of donation.
Talk about organ donation. You never know when it might affect you.
Don’t wait! Make time to talk.
The importance of making time to talk.
Share your organ donation decision, no matter what your age.
Organ Donation and deemed consent
Organ donation providing comfort in grief
Understanding organ donation and sharing your decision.
Taking comfort from organ donation.
A second chance to follow dreams.
An important conversation.
Organ donation is a reality
A transplant ‘first’ for Cardiff’s Somali Community
Organ Donation: a powerful and wonderful thing
Saving the life of another, a wonderful gift
Organ Donation: A lasting legacy
Living life to the full again
We are the lucky ones
Make time to share your Organ Donation decision
Never say never…
Discuss your decision - it could just give somebody a second chance
The gift of a second chance
A lasting legacy for twin sisters
My only hope for a future.
Be prepared to give someone a second chance.
Organ donation in the age of recycling.
An opportunity to live a normal life.
Organ Donation: A civic duty
A race for life.
How one man saved a life far away
A life saving and changing experience.
Sharing the ultimate gift
No more living in limbo.
Music from the heart.
Altruistic organ donation
A positive future for Hollie thanks to donor dad Robert
The difference organ donation can make.
A new lease of life
A conversation worth having.
From double tragedy comes a belief in the power of conversation.
Life goes on
Gold star for Gloria.
A conversation worth having.
Respecting the gift.
Comfort from organ donation after tragic death.
The waiting game is over.
An Organ for Life – not just for Christmas.
For Harriett Davies (64), owner of the New York Deli in Cardiff, organ donation is something she has often thought about ever since her husband died of a brain tumour 30 years ago.
From playing the rugby game to playing the waiting game.
A week to live.
A roller coaster ride.
A shining light for organ donation.
A fighter to the end.
A total inspiration for a second chance in life.
The agonizing wait for a suitable organ donor.
A short but heroic life.
Loved one's organs saved five lives.
A new start in life.
An inspiration to us all.
Giving life from young to old.
"What do I have to complain about?"
A student organ donation champion.
Shocked at lack of organ donors.
Third time lucky.
The man with four kidneys.
Putting his daughter’s health before his own.
An inspirational double act.
A double miracle for identical twins.
A new lease of life.
Willing to take? Be willing to give!
Have a conversation about organ donation, no matter what your beliefs.
A passion for life, a passion for living.
A true inspiration, time and time again
Birthday trip to the theatre – but with no song and dance.
Life and death matters.
Living life a new.
Have you talked about your wishes?
I never thought it would happen to me.
1st December 2015The time when Wales has changed the way you become an organ donor.
days until the way you become an organ donor will change in Wales.