We know just how important a change in the law would be to families with children waiting for a lifesaving organ donor.
Blog posts • Oct 05, 2017 13:28 BST
We are thrilled to hear that Prime Minister Theresa May has announced that she will look at changing the law to an opt-out organ donation system, similar to that already in effect in Wales.
News • Oct 04, 2017 16:18 BST
A team of seven runners from HMS Audacious have raised over £2,700 for Crawford House by taking part in the Great North Run.
News • Oct 01, 2017 13:07 BST
As part of ArgoGlobal's fundraising for The Sick Children's Trust, 14 employees will be racing in the Royal Parks Half Marathon.
Friends organise fundraiser to say thanks to the sick children’s trust for supporting their families
News • Sep 30, 2017 11:46 BST
Friends John Borthwick and Kelly Smith, from Middlesbrough, are organising an 80’s night as thanks to the charity for supporting them in free ‘Home from Home’ accommodation when their children required lifesaving hospital treatment.
News • Sep 29, 2017 12:50 BST
15 runners from international law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges (London) LLP will be taking part in next week's Royal Parks Half Marathon as part of #TeamSCT.
News • Sep 26, 2017 14:27 BST
A young father is running the Leicester Half Marathon to raise money for The Sick Children's Trust to say thank you for supporting his family when they needed it most
News • Sep 19, 2017 12:59 BST
Chace was born at 31 weeks, weighing 3lbs 13oz and at six days old, he suddenly went pale and became completely lifeless. An X-ray revealed that Chace had necrotising enterocolitis, meaning the tissues in his bowel were inflamed and were starting to die. He required immediate surgery at Sheffield Children's Hospital and we supported his family at Magnolia House at this time.
Dad and friends complete national Three Peaks Challenge in just 27 hours to thank The Sick Children’s Trust
News • Sep 19, 2017 11:37 BST
Dad and friends take on mammoth Three Peaks Challenge and raise over £4,000 for The Sick Children's Trust
News • Sep 16, 2017 16:02 BST
Katrina was supported at Acorn House when her nine week old son was admitted there for lifesaving treatment. Henry, who is now four, is doing really well and to thank us for our support Katrina has joined #TeamSCT and is running the Royal Parks Half Marathon.
Knowing I had somewhere to stay so close to Jacob gave me great peace of mind. And I think being so close to Jacob helped him too.
News • Sep 15, 2017 12:10 BST
Jacob was attending his local hospital in Wakefield for hamstring release surgery and the removal of some of his teeth when he suffered a respiratory arrest. He required life saving treatment at Sheffield Children's Hospital and we supported his family at Magnolia House during this time.
News • Sep 14, 2017 12:24 BST
Nicola was supported at Acorn House when her daughter Bella was rushed there for emergency treatment. Nicola and her friend Jen completed the Bedford Half earlier this month as thanks for giving her a 'Home from Home'.
News • Sep 12, 2017 09:17 BST
Ethan was born weighing just 490g and was not expected to survive. But four years on he is doing really well and has just started school.
Dad and friends take on skydive and fly high to raise over £10,000 for charity who supported family in need
News • Sep 07, 2017 11:38 BST
Gary Jones and friends have raised over £10,000 for The Sick Children's Trust to say thank you for supporting them when baby Charlie was seriously ill in hospital
News • Sep 06, 2017 10:11 BST
National charity The Sick Children’s Trust is calling on playgroups, nurseries and schools to host a Pyjama Party this October to support families with seriously ill children in hospital.
The hospital treatment was of course of paramount importance, but the love of a family and being able to remain together during such a traumatic time was the best medicine by far.
News • Sep 01, 2017 17:05 BST
Evie was born with Crouzon Syndrome, a rare genetic syndrome which affects approximately one in 65,000 children at birth. It means that the seams in the plates in Evie’s skull had already fused together before she was born which would prevent her skull from growing normally. We have supported her family at Guilford Street and Rainbow Houses since she was born in 2010.
News • Aug 27, 2017 14:45 BST
Gary Westerby, 34, and Rob, 32, have cycled over 170 miles in memory of their friend’s son who died last year at just eleven days old.
News • Aug 26, 2017 10:22 BST
Online tea towel boutique, ToDryFor, are teaming up with The Sick Children’s Trust to raise money for families with seriously ill children in hospital. ToDryFor have produced a bespoke tea towel for The Sick Children’s Trust and will donate all of its profits from sales to the charity’s Big Chocolate Tea campaign.
News • Aug 25, 2017 15:46 BST
James has a rare condition called lymphangiomatosis and needed specialist treatment at Leeds General Infirmary. We supported his parents at Eckersley House.