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Treetop and Magnolia Houses have been our lifeline during our darkest times, without them we don’t know how we could have coped

Treetop and Magnolia Houses have been our lifeline during our darkest times, without them we don’t know how we could have coped

News   •   Dec 18, 2017 14:42 GMT

Zac Keith was born with hydrocephalus and cerebral palsy in January 2013 at just 29 weeks. His parents were supported by The Sick Children’s Trust after he was transferred to Sheffield Children's Hospital. 2017 has been a tough year for Zac, who has been in and out of hospital and once again his family have been supported by the charity on three separate occasions.

Even though we didn’t feel like celebrating, we were able to be together as a family over Christmas, just minutes from our baby boy

Even though we didn’t feel like celebrating, we were able to be together as a family over Christmas, just minutes from our baby boy

News   •   Nov 22, 2017 10:00 GMT

Less than 48 hours after taking their baby boy home, Jane and Simon Careless were back in hospital, standing back and watching their new-born, George, undergo countless scans and X-rays. Doctors diagnosed him with Hirschsprung's disease and he was transferred to Sheffield Children’s Hospital for urgent treatment. We have given his family a ‘Home from Home' each time he has been in hospital.

Dad walks marathon and raises £3,625 for The Sick Children's Trust who supported them after birth of baby son

Dad walks marathon and raises £3,625 for The Sick Children's Trust who supported them after birth of baby son

News   •   Nov 21, 2017 10:32 GMT

Richard Cheung has raised £3,625 for The Sick Children's Trust after we supported his family at both Magnolia and Treetop House whilst baby Noah was receiving treated at Sheffield Children's Hospital

Mum and colleagues wear pyjamas at work to raise money for charity

Mum and colleagues wear pyjamas at work to raise money for charity

News   •   Nov 20, 2017 08:00 GMT

A grateful mum has held a pyjama party in her workplace and raised money for The Sick Children's Trust after she stayed with us at both Treetop and Magnolia House when her baby boy was seriously ill

Family raise £8,000 in memory of three year old son

Family raise £8,000 in memory of three year old son

News   •   Oct 11, 2017 11:07 BST

Reuben Lavric sadly passed away last August and since his family have been tirelessly fundraising for The Sick Children's Trust along with TOFs and The Children's Hospital Charity.

Grandma races to raise funds for charity that was there for daughter when son underwent lifesaving surgery

Grandma races to raise funds for charity that was there for daughter when son underwent lifesaving surgery

News   •   Aug 22, 2017 16:23 BST

On Sunday 10 September, Ros will be taking on the Great North Run after being inspired by her grandson Freddie who continues to fight an extremely rare condition in Sheffield Children's Hospital.

Treetop House made a terrifying time that little bit easier

Treetop House made a terrifying time that little bit easier

News   •   Aug 17, 2017 12:59 BST

When Oliver was born seriously ill, he needed specialist treatment at Sheffield Children's Hospital and during this time, we supported his family at Treetop House. Now Dad Adrian is taking part in the Great North Run to thank us for our support.

Ten year old Lola beats brain tumour and bounces back to school

Ten year old Lola beats brain tumour and bounces back to school

News   •   Aug 03, 2017 11:49 BST

After undergoing a brain tumour removal operation, ten year old Lola has made an amazing recovery and is ready to start secondary school this September.

Family add £35,000 to charity pot after double success at fundraisers

Family add £35,000 to charity pot after double success at fundraisers

News   •   Jun 20, 2017 09:20 BST

Marcus and Laura Leverton continue to support The Sick Children's Trust and have boosted their total fundraising total to over £162,000, following two successful annual charity balls earlier this year.

Families unite in tandem skydive to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

Families unite in tandem skydive to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Jun 03, 2017 10:04 BST

Matthew Lawton and Mollie Fountain will be taking on a skydive a week today to raise money for us as thanks for helping both their families at Eckersley House and Treetop House. They are members of Scissett Working Men's Club - who have nominated the charity for the year - and have already raised £2,505

Sheffield Co-ops raise over £3,000 for The Sick Children’s Trust

Sheffield Co-ops raise over £3,000 for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   May 05, 2017 15:11 BST

We were delighted to receive £3,000 from the Co-op after being selected by a number of stores in Sheffield.

Local Family Host Ball To Raise Money For  The Sick Children’s Trust

Local Family Host Ball To Raise Money For The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Apr 27, 2017 15:00 BST

We supported Marcus and Laura from Chesterfield when their son, Harry, was seriously ill in Sheffield Children's Hospital. Since then, the family have gone on to raise £127,000 for The Sick Children's Trust and are hosting another fundraiser on Saturday 20 May.

William Starts School Despite Being Given Little Hope of Survival

William Starts School Despite Being Given Little Hope of Survival

News   •   Oct 03, 2016 12:05 BST

William Ryder has battled all his life but despite doctors' predictions, he started school last month.

“When Lauren passed away, not only did I lose my best friend, I lost the love of my life."

“When Lauren passed away, not only did I lose my best friend, I lost the love of my life."

News   •   Aug 25, 2016 15:27 BST

This weekend James Brooking is taking on an open water swim to raise funds in memory of Lauren Hutchins. When Lauren died last year she asked friends and family to raise money for The Sick Children's Trust and Cystic Fibrosis.

Mayor to fundraise for The Sick Children's Trust as thank you

Mayor to fundraise for The Sick Children's Trust as thank you

News   •   Jul 28, 2016 12:13 BST

​The newly elected mayor of Biddulph has pledged to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust.

Sister thanks Sick children's Trust for being there when brother was seriously ill

Sister thanks Sick children's Trust for being there when brother was seriously ill

News   •   May 18, 2016 16:30 BST

Jodie Solaiman - a student at Leeds Beckett University - is taking on a 5k Colour Me Rad this weekend in Leeds to raise funds for Treetop House after we supported her family there.

Local runner raises £1,500 for Sick Children's Trust

Local runner raises £1,500 for Sick Children's Trust

News   •   Apr 25, 2016 11:57 BST

Jane Partridge ran the Virgin Money London Marathon yesterday in 4hrs 49ms.

Meet Jane, one of our Virgin Money London Marathon Runners

Meet Jane, one of our Virgin Money London Marathon Runners

Blog posts   •   Apr 22, 2016 09:00 BST

Jane is taking on the iconic London Marathon this Sunday, she's already raised around £1,500!

Treetop House meant Blake knew that he wasn’t alone, we were there for him

Treetop House meant Blake knew that he wasn’t alone, we were there for him

News   •   Apr 01, 2016 09:51 BST

Donna and Dan stayed at both our Sheffield 'Homes from Home' when their son Blake underwent an operation and treatment at Sheffield Children's Hospital. This year, they are encouraging others to join in the charity's Big Chocolate Tea campaign.

#sundayrunday – Meet Roy, one of our Virgin Money London Marathon Runners

#sundayrunday – Meet Roy, one of our Virgin Money London Marathon Runners

Blog posts   •   Mar 11, 2016 14:00 GMT

We're introducing you to our fantastic #teamsct members who have decided to run the London Marathon for The Sick Children's Trust.