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Staying at Guilford Street House meant that Skye was able to have both her mum and dad with her the whole time, and we could stay together as a family.

Staying at Guilford Street House meant that Skye was able to have both her mum and dad with her the whole time, and we could stay together as a family.

News   •   Mar 31, 2017 15:25 BST

Gabi and Gavin Draper were supported by The Sick Children's Trust's Guilford Street House while their daughter, Skye, underwent treatment for pneumococcal meningitis.

South Benfleet Dad Laces Up Trainers To Raise Money For The Sick Children’s Trust

South Benfleet Dad Laces Up Trainers To Raise Money For The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Mar 31, 2017 10:22 BST

Alex has been fundraising for us for the last three years as thanks for supporting his family in Stevenson House. He is now running the Virgin Money London Marathon for us.

Cognito Joins The Sick Children’s Trust  To Get Chocola-Tea

Cognito Joins The Sick Children’s Trust To Get Chocola-Tea

News   •   Mar 30, 2017 17:01 BST

Cognito, a business that creates handmade skin products, is joining Big Chocolate tea this year by holding an event on Saturday 8 April.

Parents Of Baby Predicted Not To Survive 48hrs  Back Big Chocolate Tea

Parents Of Baby Predicted Not To Survive 48hrs Back Big Chocolate Tea

News   •   Mar 30, 2017 10:35 BST

Natasha and Ashley Elley are joining in the chocola-tea fun this April and are asking others to get involved in helping The Sick Children's Trust raise over £65,000.

Laser Cutting Services Ltd Create A Bespoke Charity Stencil To Raise Money For The Sick Children’s Trust

Laser Cutting Services Ltd Create A Bespoke Charity Stencil To Raise Money For The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Mar 23, 2017 12:48 GMT

We're delighted that Laser Cutting Services Ltd are supporting Big Chocolate Tea this year. They have generously donated 500 bespoke cupcake stencils to encourage people to get involved.

Never a better excuse for a cuppa and cake!

Never a better excuse for a cuppa and cake!

Blog posts   •   Mar 21, 2017 15:12 GMT

Heart Radio Presenter, Sian Welby, is asking the nation to get behind Big Chocolate Tea. Join in the fun by ordering a free fundraising pack, dusting off the apron and raising money for families with seriously ill children in hospital.

Pudding Parlour Partners Up With Sick Children’s Trust To Get Chocola-Tea

Pudding Parlour Partners Up With Sick Children’s Trust To Get Chocola-Tea

News   •   Mar 14, 2017 10:13 GMT

We're delighted that North East dessert boutique, The Pudding Parlour are joining us this year for Big Chocolate Tea.

With the help of fantastic people like Tina, I know we can get by and take on anything that comes our way.
Groom-To-Be Hosts Charity Day In Honour Of Best Man

Groom-To-Be Hosts Charity Day In Honour Of Best Man

News   •   Mar 08, 2017 17:02 GMT

Just weeks ahead of his wedding, John is organising a charity football fun day as part of his stag celebrations to say thank you to The Sick Children's Trust for supporting his best man when his daughter was seriously ill in hospital.

Local Soldier Takes On Marathon To Thank Charity For Support

Local Soldier Takes On Marathon To Thank Charity For Support

News   •   Mar 07, 2017 11:02 GMT

Michael Tait is joining #TeamSCT and running the Virigin Money London Marathon to say thank you for supporting him and wife Lisa at Stevenson House when their son was treated at The Royal London.

Acorn House helped us deal with this horrendous, life-altering news. More importantly, it stopped Henry from feeling so alone.

Acorn House helped us deal with this horrendous, life-altering news. More importantly, it stopped Henry from feeling so alone.

News   •   Mar 02, 2017 13:41 GMT

Henry is a little boy whose life was turned upside down last year after being diagnosed with leukaemia. After months of hospital treatment and procedures he is doing well, and in October he even passed his orange karate belt. We supported his parents at Acorn House when he was first admitted to Addenbrooke's.

Georgia Gets Ready To Raise Thousands In Memory Of Sister Sydnee

Georgia Gets Ready To Raise Thousands In Memory Of Sister Sydnee

News   •   Mar 01, 2017 16:34 GMT

Georgia is taking on the Virgin Money London Marathon for #TeamSCT in memory of her sister Sydnee who sadly passed away last September. Throughout her life, Sydnee was in and out of her local hospital and Great Ormond Street Hospital, where we supported her family with free accommodation.

Ann and her team in Sheffield will forever be in our hearts.

Ann and her team in Sheffield will forever be in our hearts.

News   •   Mar 01, 2017 14:34 GMT

Noah was born with an abnormal kidney which meant he needed to undergo major surgery at just days old. HWe supported his parents, Rich and Jen, at Magnolia House.

Things like being able to wash our clothes and make a cup of tea helped us to retain a little normality.

Things like being able to wash our clothes and make a cup of tea helped us to retain a little normality.

News   •   Mar 01, 2017 14:28 GMT

When Ella needed treating at Great Ormond Street Hospital, we supported her parents at Guilford Street House.

We still can’t believe he has gone, he will live in our hearts forever.

We still can’t believe he has gone, he will live in our hearts forever.

Blog posts   •   Feb 21, 2017 15:28 GMT

Charlie was born with varying complex needs and his Mum, Karen shares their story.

Join In The Chocola-Tea Fun To Help Families With Sick Children

Join In The Chocola-Tea Fun To Help Families With Sick Children

News   •   Feb 20, 2017 17:21 GMT

Big Chocolate Tea is back! Join in the fun this April and help raise money to support families with seriously ill children in hospital.

Students race to raise over £8,800 for children’s charity

Students race to raise over £8,800 for children’s charity

News   •   Feb 15, 2017 09:42 GMT

Guilford Street House Manager, Tina, was delighted to go to St Helen's School to give a talk on what The Sick Children's Trust is and to thank hundreds of pupils for fundraising for the charity.

Frugi Announce Mid Way Donations to Children’s Charities

Frugi Announce Mid Way Donations to Children’s Charities

News   •   Feb 15, 2017 09:38 GMT

We are one of Frugi's chosen charities for 'Little Clothes BIG Change' and are delighted to have received over £9,000 from the UK's leading ethical clothing brand as we reach the mid way point in our partnership.

​I couldn’t have asked for anything more. She understood.

​I couldn’t have asked for anything more. She understood.

News   •   Feb 10, 2017 09:15 GMT

Freya-Lilly was born full term weighing in at over 9lbs. However, she was seriously ill after inhaling meconium during labour. Freya spent two weeks at Colchester Hospital, but after showing no signs of improvement she was transferred to The Rosie Hospital, where we supported her family at Chestnut House.

We are so lucky we had a ‘Home from Home’; I don’t know how others do it.

We are so lucky we had a ‘Home from Home’; I don’t know how others do it.

News   •   Feb 09, 2017 12:04 GMT

When Lily was six months old, she had meningitis. Her illness was sudden, just an hour before her parents Carly and Rickie realised she was poorly she was smiling and laughing. But overnight Lily became seriously ill and it was clear that her life was in danger. Lily was rushed from Barnet Hospital to GOSH where eventually she was stabilised. We supported Mum and Dad at Guilford Street House.