Amesbury dad hailed "superman" for care he gives his wife

Amesbury dad hailed "superman" for care he gives his wife

Published at 10:25am 26th January 2020. (Updated at 10:29am 12th March 2020)

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Graham Church has shown incredible support for his wife and children despite personal mental health battles.

His struggles with depression and anxiety haven't stopped him from caring for his wife who's had a difficult time dealing with a number of health issues including osteoarthritis and fibromyalgia.

The couple also have six children, with Graham acting as their primary carer too.

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Graham found it a little overwhelming when he realised he was a winner

From helping Karen get out of bed to cooking all the meals, Graham has always been supportive of his wife.

She describes him as hero and says "without him I don't think I would be here today."

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Graham accepts his award on stage

Graham has now been awarded the Carer of the Year award for his support of the family

He's told Spire FM how that feels: 

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Graham and Karen Church with Theresa Trevett from Elite Care, the award sponsor
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