WHO WE ARE
U Are The Hero is a safe place for people around the world to share stories and connect with others who have shared values, who have lived through the same loneliness, and who need or can provide a beacon of light to others.
Jessa’s Hero Stories
I have written previously about my wellbeing journey, how I took an active role in my medical treatments, and how my overall experience has changed my perspective on community. The week of tests scans to reach my diagnosis was the worst week of my life. The first tests indicated that[...]Read more 1
My head was buzzing as I walked out of the doctor’s office that day. I felt completely disoriented and confused, and as I sat in my car listening to the engine, I realized I didn’t even know where I was going. I felt like my body was foreign to me,[...]Read more 0
The day before I started treatment, I went to the office to attend a meeting I had scheduled to tell my team what was happening. I had been receiving messages from team members and colleagues asking why I had cancelled a trip to Australia and was working from home, and[...]Read more 0
Imagine that one day you are driving to a routine doctor checkup in your car, with the window down, long hair blowing, listening to the Rolling Stones’ “Time is on My Side,” humming along, and thinking about what you are going to make for dinner for your kids. Imagine that[...]Read more 0