News • Apr 06, 2017 12:27 BST
Eight years ago we supported Lydia's parents when she needed lifesaving treatment at Addenbrooke's Hospital. Now they are taking part in Big Chocolate Tea.
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.
News • Feb 07, 2017 10:00 GMT
Oscar is a very happy little boy, but last Winter all of a sudden he had his first ever seizure. Mum Georgia and Dad Kyle sat by his hospital bedside for ten days at Addenbrooke's Hospital - miles away from home, but because of The Sick Children's Trust they could be there within minutes of him waking up every morning.
Thanks to The Sick Children’s Trust’s ‘Homes from Home’; we could be with the boys at any time, which meant the world to us.
News • Jan 18, 2017 17:20 GMT
James and Alex are about to celebrate their first birthday despite being born at 29 weeks. We supported their family at Chestnut and Acorn House.
News • Jan 11, 2017 16:04 GMT
Brothers Jayden and Ellis were involved in a tragic road traffic accident which left them fighting for their lives in Addenbrooke's Hospital. During their time in hospital we supported their parents at Acorn House.
News • Jan 06, 2017 12:05 GMT
Ash and Victoria are thanking The Sick Children's Trust for giving them a 'Home from Home' while their son undergoes treatment in The Rosie Hospital and Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge by doing the Isle of Wight challenge.
News • Nov 03, 2016 16:10 GMT
After hosting her first charity ball, Suzan raised an incredible £6,00 for The Sick Children's Trust, The J's Hospice and Addenbrooke's Charitable Trust.
News • Oct 26, 2016 12:23 BST
After eight and a half months in hospital, Maisie finally got to go home. We supported her family in Acorn House while she underwent treatment for a brain tumour in Addenbrooke's.
News • Sep 06, 2016 16:59 BST
Mimi Clarke has been fighting a brain tumour over the last three years and has inspired a group of 11 men to cycle over 1,000km to raise money for Acorn House.
News • Sep 01, 2016 16:45 BST
Rich Stainthorpe is on a fundraising mission to raise as much money as possible for The Sick Children's Trust and East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices. Rich and partner Donna were supported in Acorn House when their baby daughter, Imogen, sadly passed away at just over six weeks old. East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices supported the family following their tragic loss.
News • Jul 26, 2016 11:58 BST
A grateful mum is holding a fun-filled family day to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust, the charity which supported her family while her new-born son was seriously ill in hospital.
News • Jul 11, 2016 10:36 BST
Join The Sick Children’s Trust’s Acorn and Chestnut House Managers, Sandra and Abi at their Family Fun Day on Sunday 17 July at Swavesey Windmill
News • Jul 08, 2016 09:00 BST
Last year, Joseph became seriously ill after an ear infection turned into an abscess on the brain. We supported his Mum and Dad in Acorn House while he was treated at Addenbrooke's Hospital.
News • Jun 07, 2016 11:04 BST
Suzan Cain stayed at Acorn House last year when her son, Nathan, went in for surgery and has decided to host a charity ball to say thanks to us and two other charities for their support.
‘Mummy, why do you do these crazy things?’ Because The Sick Children’s Trust really helped Mummy and Daddy.
News • Jun 01, 2016 11:11 BST
Mum Lina has just completed Tough Mudder to raise money for The Sick Children's Trust. When her seven-year-old daughter was just 18 months old, she became seriously ill and needed treatment at Addenbrooke's Hospital, we supported her in Acorn House.
News • May 24, 2016 10:18 BST
Michelle and Gary Edwards have raised £4,000 after we supported them in Acorn House when their son Jamie needed life-saving treatment.
News • May 20, 2016 12:42 BST
As Jay undergoes treatment for a brain tumour, his brothers and sister wanted to do something to help...They threw a Big Choc Tea party and raised nearly £3,000.
While this is still stressful, knowing that Acorn House is there just makes everything so much easier.
News • Apr 13, 2016 16:45 BST
Guy and Vincenza stayed were supported by Acorn House when their son, Dario, was born seriously ill and required specialist treatment at Addenbrooke's Hospital.
News • Mar 02, 2016 09:00 GMT
Thank you to Clare who will be taking on the Three Peaks to raise money for us. Read more on her story here.
News • Feb 11, 2016 12:52 GMT
Amelia was born 13 weeks early last Christmas weighing a tiny 1lb 1oz. She spent the first six months of her life in The Rosie Hospital undergoing specialist treatment to make her strong enough to be taken home. At one-year-old, Amelia is now 15lb and very healthy