Nerida Lucas is the director of the Axis Program and the author of Carer's Truth. She has three children, Calvin 11 years, Lewis 7 years and Bethany 10 months. She is dedicated to the aid of carers and enlightening the world of what it is like to live with, care for and love a person with disability and is passionate about lifting the veil of secrecy and misunderstanding that surrounds them by changing society's perceptions towards people with a disability and their families.