Michelle: “I said I don’t want to be here. She asked, here or life? I said life.”

Michelle: “I said I don’t want to be here. She asked, here or life? I said life.”

Self-employed carpenter Michelle Jones-Cheung reached breaking point when long-term recovery from surgery left her facing potential bankruptcy. As the daughter of a firefighter and brought up not to talk about her feelings, it took a breakdown during a visit to Harcombe House to make her realise it's okay to be honest with others and with yourself.