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Kirsteen Campbell from Thrumster in Caithness named volunteer of the year at the Highland Heroes awards


By Alasdair Fraser

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Kirsteen Campbell, who set up a group to help women suffering with endometriosis, was named volunteer of the year at the Highland Heroes awards.

2022 Highland Heroes Winners..Volunteer - Cairngorm .Winner - Kirsteen Campbell..Louise Ross and Kirsteen Campbell..Picture: Callum Mackay..
2022 Highland Heroes Winners..Volunteer - Cairngorm .Winner - Kirsteen Campbell..Louise Ross and Kirsteen Campbell..Picture: Callum Mackay..

The 41-year-old created a Facebook group for Caithness and Sutherland aimed at breaking taboos and encouraging more women to share their experiences of endometriosis, rather than coping with the painful condition alone.

It has now been extended across the Highlands to meet demand.

PICTURES: Highland Heroes 2022 honours people making all our lives better

WATCH: See your Highland Heroes collect their awards in Inverness


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