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After such a long drive or long day on the ward, it is so comforting to know that there is somewhere we can go.

After such a long drive or long day on the ward, it is so comforting to know that there is somewhere we can go.

News   •   Jun 26, 2017 11:33 BST

Max is currently at Newcastle's Freeman Hospital waiting for a life-saving donor heart. Home is over 180 miles away in Cheshire, but he is able to have his family with him as we are supporting them at Scott House.

It is so important to have a place to stay which is clean, comfortable and homely when you are living your life in hospital.

It is so important to have a place to stay which is clean, comfortable and homely when you are living your life in hospital.

News   •   Jun 22, 2017 10:04 BST

We supported Georgia's family at Acorn House when she was seriously ill in Addenbrooke's Hospital. Her Mum's colleagues at Cecil and Larter have also chosen The Sick Children's Trust to benefit from the company's 90th Birthday Bike Ride.

Family take on Great Newham run for The Sick Children’s Trust

Family take on Great Newham run for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Jun 21, 2017 11:49 BST

The Sick Children's Trust helped the Hicks family when their baby daughter, Lily, was given just a 20% chance of survival after contracting bacterial meningitis. Now the Hicks family have taken on an ambitious fundraising challenge for the charity to say thank you.

Mum raises over £4,200 to thank charity that kept her by son’s hospital bedside

Mum raises over £4,200 to thank charity that kept her by son’s hospital bedside

News   •   Jun 21, 2017 11:43 BST

Gemma Smart took on a skydive last month in the hope of raising £575 for The Sick Children's Trust. She has raised much more, with a total of £4202.

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.

Student officers raise over £2,000 for The Sick Children's Trust

Student officers raise over £2,000 for The Sick Children's Trust

News   •   Jun 19, 2017 15:51 BST

15 student officers from Essex police college have raised over £2,000 for The Sick Children's Trust through a 24 hour football fundraiser.

Colneis Junior School pupil raises over £800 to thank charity on behalf of little brother

Colneis Junior School pupil raises over £800 to thank charity on behalf of little brother

News   •   Jun 12, 2017 09:25 BST

Lucas recently raised over £800 by taking part in the Felixstowe Fun Run to say thank you for supporting his parents when his brother, Ollie, was fighting for his life in hospital.

Family who nearly lost daughter to virus raise £500 for The Sick Children’s Trust

Family who nearly lost daughter to virus raise £500 for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Jun 05, 2017 09:00 BST

The Shears family have raised £500 by taking part in Big Chocolate Tea to say thank you for supporting them at Crawford House when their daughter, Gabriella, was fighting for her life.

 Parents of boys who survived life-threatening crash raise over £3,900 to thank charity that kept them together

Parents of boys who survived life-threatening crash raise over £3,900 to thank charity that kept them together

News   •   Jun 04, 2017 09:06 BST

The Pesterfield family have raised £3,910 to say thank you for supporting them at Acorn House when brothers Jayden and Ellis were involved in a life-threatening care accident.

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

Chestnut House was our safety net when it felt like the ground was crumbling beneath our feet.

Chestnut House was our safety net when it felt like the ground was crumbling beneath our feet.

News   •   May 31, 2017 15:15 BST

Rachel and Dan were told to prepare for heartbreak after their daughter was starved of oxygen for 22 minutes. During this time, we supported them at Chestnut House.

Family friend takes on immense 400-mile cycle challenge to say thank you to charity

Family friend takes on immense 400-mile cycle challenge to say thank you to charity

News   •   May 24, 2017 17:12 BST

The friend of a couple who nearly lost their daughter when she contracted a deadly bacterial infection and pneumonia last year is undertaking a 400 mile cycling challenge for The Sick Children's Trust.

Institution of mechanical engineers chairman’s dinner raises over £5,000 for The Sick Children's Trust

Institution of mechanical engineers chairman’s dinner raises over £5,000 for The Sick Children's Trust

News   •   May 24, 2017 12:57 BST

Chairman for the North East branch of IMechE selected The Sick Children's Trust as the charity for the annual dinner which raised over £5,000.

Mum raises over £2,500 to thank charity that kept her by seriously ill son’s hospital bedside

Mum raises over £2,500 to thank charity that kept her by seriously ill son’s hospital bedside

News   •   May 22, 2017 11:18 BST

This weekend, Gemma will be taking on her first ever skydive to thank The Sick Children's Trust for supporting her in Acorn House whne her son Drew was seriously ill.

All I ever want to do is scoop Leo up, take him home and tell him he will be fine.

All I ever want to do is scoop Leo up, take him home and tell him he will be fine.

News   •   May 15, 2017 16:31 BST

We've been supporting Leo's family at Scott House while he undergoes treatment at Freeman Hospital. Read all about Leo's story here.

Father Runs Half Marathon To Say Thank You To The Sick Children’s Trust

Father Runs Half Marathon To Say Thank You To The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   May 09, 2017 16:11 BST

Father raises over £300 for The Sick Children's Trust running his first half marathon in record time to say thank you for helping his family when their son, Kian, was rushed into hospital.

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.

Baby Evie's family raise £300 by joining in the chocola-tea fun!

Baby Evie's family raise £300 by joining in the chocola-tea fun!

News   •   May 05, 2017 12:18 BST

Evie was born seriously ill and spent six weeks in Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary. Her parents, Danielle and Corey, decided to get involved with Big Chocolate Tea and have raised £300 for The Sick Children's Trust.

Mum Forms ‘Ava’s Army’ To Thank Charity For Support When Daughter Was Seriously Ill In Hospital

Mum Forms ‘Ava’s Army’ To Thank Charity For Support When Daughter Was Seriously Ill In Hospital

News   •   May 04, 2017 16:02 BST

A mother and 20 friends and family prepare to take on London's 2017 Gauntlet Games to raise money for The Sick Children's Trust to thank them for supporting her family when her daughter, Ava, was seriously ill.

Thank you for allowing us to be together and support one another when we felt our world was about to come crashing down.

Thank you for allowing us to be together and support one another when we felt our world was about to come crashing down.

News   •   May 04, 2017 09:40 BST

Darcie was born with gastroschisis which meant her intestines were outside her body and colonic atresia; a gap in her large intestine. We supported her parents, Jade and Lewis at Guilford Street House during her treatment.