Through all the tears and heartache we have been through we all stick together and continue to smile, for our amazing daughter and little heart warrior
News • Dec 21, 2017 10:16 GMT
Ellie, was just six weeks old when doctors diagnosed her with a rare congenital heart condition. Just two days later, Ellie took a turn for the worse, and was rushed into theatre at Freeman Hospital. Whilst she recovered from the operation her parents stayed at Scott House, along with Ellie’s older sister, Izzy.
News • Dec 07, 2017 17:00 GMT
Martyn Large is dreaming up at least a hundred challenges to raise money for The Sick Children's Trust, who have given his daughter a 'Home from Home' at Scott House whilst little Ellie has been receiving treatment in hospital.
News • Dec 04, 2017 09:00 GMT
Caroline Wilkinson is half way towards her five stone weight loss goal and fundraising charity to raise money for The Sick Children's Trust after we supported her family in Scott House whilst her daughter Abigail recovered from open heart surgery
We knew Abby would need lifesaving surgery, but we didn’t know The Sick Children’s Trust would be there to support us
News • Nov 27, 2017 14:25 GMT
Abby was born with two serious heart conditions - pulmonary stenosis (PS) and an atrial septal defect (ASD), but was almost two years old when she underwent open heart surgery and her parents were supported by The Sick Children's Trust at Scott House.
North East Snowflake Ball set to raise thousands for families with seriously ill children in hospital
News • Nov 15, 2017 14:36 GMT
This year's Snowflake Ball is on the horizon and we are excited to welcome guests once again to Newcastle Gateshead Marriott Hotel.
News • Nov 09, 2017 17:01 GMT
A loving uncle, Allen Winter-Moore, is on a fundraising mission for The Sick Children's Trust in memory of baby Hope
As far as we could in a strange city, we felt at home at Crawford House and normal life could go on.
News • Nov 07, 2017 15:29 GMT
Siobhan was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis when she was born and at the age of 15 had to undergo a lung transplant. For this, Siobhan and her family had to fly over to England from Ireland for specialist treatment at The Royal Victoria Infirmary and for the transplant at Freeman Hospital. We supported her family at Crawford and Scott Houses.
News • Aug 24, 2017 16:15 BST
Ronnie underwent major heart surgery earlier this year but was back playing football within weeks! He decided that over the summer holidays he wanted to raise money to thank us for keeping his family by his side at Scott House.
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.
News • Jun 28, 2017 09:53 BST
Harry is preparing to do a 5km sponsored run this weekend to raise money for Scott House as thanks for supporting his family while brother Max waits for a life-saving heart in Newcaslte's Freeman Hospital.
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.
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.
News • May 03, 2017 16:42 BST
Four HMS Ocean Petty Officers will be leaving the gangway in Plymouth on Friday 12 May and setting off on a seven day trek across the country to reach Scott House. They having nothing more than the clothes on their back, ID cards and a mobile phone. Plus to raise £3,000 they will have to take on challenges set by their colleagues.
News • May 03, 2017 16:38 BST
Declan was diagnosed with a hole in the heart at just four months old when his Dad was on deployment in the Persian Gulf. And when he was two and a half years old he underwent life-saving open heart surgery at Freeman Hospital. During this time we supported his family at Scott House.
News • Feb 03, 2017 09:59 GMT
News • Jan 23, 2017 13:27 GMT
Over 100 nurseries, playgroups and schools across the UK took party in Pyjama Party - and raised £18,000!
News • Dec 12, 2016 13:04 GMT
Lennox is looking forward to opening up his presents this Christmas at home for the first time ever. The brave little boy has undergone 12 major surgeries and survived five cardiac arrests but is now at home with brothers Riley and Cole and is excited to see what Father Christmas brings him.
Mum whose baby had heart surgery at six weeks old raises £500 for Sick Children's Trust at North East nursing home
News • Nov 09, 2016 09:10 GMT
Jody Hardy wanted to thank The Sick Children's Trust for giving her a 'Home from Home' when her baby son needed open heart surgery last year and organised a Pyjama Party at her work.
News • Oct 14, 2016 12:58 BST
Free Spirits Nursery at Freeman Hospital half a Pyjama Party and raise over £1,000.