As an argument breaks out, Justin insists that Alicia should tell Jacob she could be going to prison. Justin tells Alicia that she is selfish and makes to leave, but Alicia warns him not to fight her for Jacob. When Justin throws it back in her face that Jacob isn't her biological son, Alicia is devastated and David attempts to comfort her.
Meanwhile, at the hospital, Zak tells Doctor Makin and Trevor that Cain's visit has made him realise that his family need him and he needs to fix the mistakes he's made. Zak then assures the medics that he is ready to return home. Doctor Makin believes it's too early, but Zak is determined and begs them to give him the chance to try.
Later, Lisa is overwhelmed as she receives a call to say that Zak is coming home. Lisa quietly asks Cain if this is down to him, but he assures her that he thinks Zak shouldn't be released…
Elsewhere, Laurel asks Nicola to have a word with Declan about her overdue rent.