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Betsy’s story

Betsy, 10, lives in Devon with her big brother Lucas, big sister Hope and parents Rachel and Jason.

Lucas has a rare genetic condition and needs constant care.

The family were thrown into a nightmare when both Rachel and Jason were diagnosed with COVID-19 during lockdown.

Betsy has been supported by Children’s Hospice South West and BBC Children In Need funded worker Suzanne, who’s been helping her to process what happened, and to cope with her fears and anxieties.

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