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Little Jay who defied doctors’ expectations packs his bag ready for school

Little Jay who defied doctors’ expectations packs his bag ready for school

News   •   Aug 24, 2017 09:15 BST

Jay has been in and out of hospital all his life. In July he underwent a gastric pull up where part of his oesophagus was replaced with reconstructed stomach tissue and his stomach was moved up into his chest. And because of Jay's sheer determination, he recovered from his operation quickly and will be going back to school in September to start year one.

You don’t know until you’ve been there just what a fantastic charity The Sick Children’s Trust is.

You don’t know until you’ve been there just what a fantastic charity The Sick Children’s Trust is.

News   •   Aug 23, 2017 16:56 BST

Hayden underwent major lifesaving surgery at just three months old when doctors discovered he had two holes in his heart and a tear. During his time at GOSH, we supported his family at Guilford Street House.

Chalkwell United get onside to support The Sick Children’s Trust

Chalkwell United get onside to support The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Aug 23, 2017 10:47 BST

This year Chalkwell United FC have chosen The Sick Children's Trust as their charity partner.

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.

Little girl survives heart surgery to attend school this September

Little girl survives heart surgery to attend school this September

News   •   Aug 22, 2017 10:19 BST

Amelia spent the first four months of her life in hospital and underwent heart surgery at just eight weeks old. Despite all that she has been through, she is starting school this September.

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.

Loving dad cycles ‘a journey of a lifetime’ in memory of daughter Hope

Loving dad cycles ‘a journey of a lifetime’ in memory of daughter Hope

News   •   Aug 16, 2017 13:24 BST

Michael Winter, 29, and two friends, Daniel Corkhill and Callum McCombe, cycled 130 miles from West Cumberland Hospital to Freeman Hospital in Newcastle last month in memory of Michael’s daughter Hope, who tragically died at just six months old.

Mum runs to raise money for charity after keeping family together

Mum runs to raise money for charity after keeping family together

News   •   Aug 16, 2017 09:00 BST

Mum Jessie will this year be taking on the Great North Run as thanks for supporting her on two occasions in 2016 when her daughter and later her son were both admitted to Addenbrooke's Hospital for lifesaving treatment.

Miracle twins given just a 10% chance of survival start school for first time

Miracle twins given just a 10% chance of survival start school for first time

News   •   Aug 15, 2017 15:30 BST

Caitlin and Daniel will start school for the very first time this September, despite not expecting to survive. The twins were born prematurely and spent the first 19 weeks of their lives in hospital. We supported their parents at Chestnut House.

Dad laces up trainers to thank charity for ‘Home from Home’ when baby son was seriously ill

Dad laces up trainers to thank charity for ‘Home from Home’ when baby son was seriously ill

News   •   Aug 11, 2017 11:57 BST

We supported Lewis in Crawford House earlier this year when his son Max was born. This September he will be racing in the Great North Run and hopes to finish in the top 50.

Because Magnolia House was there for us, we could be there for Olivia and that’s why she recovered so quickly.

Because Magnolia House was there for us, we could be there for Olivia and that’s why she recovered so quickly.

News   •   Aug 08, 2017 17:00 BST

Vicki was told she had a 0.07% chance of ever having another baby, so when Olivia was born at 25 weeks and two days, weighing 1lb 15oz, Vicki and Adrian were over the moon. Complications meant the couple were told their baby had a 25% chance of surviving and we supported them at Magnolia House during this time.

Fundraisers abseil down Spinnaker Tower to thank charity for supporting their family

Fundraisers abseil down Spinnaker Tower to thank charity for supporting their family

News   •   Aug 08, 2017 15:12 BST

We supported Julie when her daughter Rebecca was seriously ill in Great Ormond Street Hospital and since she has been fundraising for us along with friends and family.

Enthusiastic cyclist rides 100 miles to thank charity which supported his friends

Enthusiastic cyclist rides 100 miles to thank charity which supported his friends

News   •   Aug 07, 2017 09:28 BST

A keen cyclist who completed the Prudential Ride 100 last weekend is due to take on another 100 mile cycling challenge in September to fundraise for The Sick Children’s Trust charity and ‘Let’s talk about William’.

Dad gets ready to take on half marathon after surprise baby survives against the odds
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.

Mum of toddler who defied the odds launches clothing range to give back to charity

Mum of toddler who defied the odds launches clothing range to give back to charity

News   •   Aug 02, 2017 15:29 BST

We supported Mum Allison when her daughter, Delilah was born at 24 weeks and to thank us for our supported she is donating 10% of profits from her bespoke Little Delilah clothing range to The Sick Children's Trust.

Family go above and beyond to show support for The Sick Children’s Trust

Family go above and beyond to show support for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Aug 01, 2017 12:41 BST

Great British Long Distance Runner Mark Draper is running this year's first ever Bedford Half Marathon on behalf of The Sick Children's Trust to thank them for supporting his niece Erin when she was seriously ill.

We got the call. The call we’d been waiting for. A heart was available for our son.

We got the call. The call we’d been waiting for. A heart was available for our son.

News   •   Aug 01, 2017 12:20 BST

When Hasnath was three years old he became seriously unwell and was diagnosed with heart failure. He was immediately put on the heart transplant list and while he waited we supported his family in Scott House.

Brothers organise obstacle course at nursery to say thank you to charity which kept them together

Brothers organise obstacle course at nursery to say thank you to charity which kept them together

News   •   Jul 25, 2017 12:02 BST

Two brothers have raised £1,230 to say thank you to The Sick Children’s Trust for supporting their family when two year-old Ethan was seriously ill in hospital, miles away from their home in Darlington.

Local primary school make a difference for The Sick Children’s Trust

Local primary school make a difference for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Jul 21, 2017 14:25 BST

Year Four pupils from a Leeds primary school have raised £1,470.89 this year for The Sick Children’s Trust as part of the nationwide Make a Difference Challenge.