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Local man puts on running shoes to raise money for charity

Local man puts on running shoes to raise money for charity

Press Releases   •   Jul 31, 2017 11:00 BST

David Rez, 37, will be taking on this year's Great North Run to fundraise for The Sick Children's Trust.

Mum tackles Great North Run for twin girls

Mum tackles Great North Run for twin girls

Press Releases   •   Jul 27, 2017 11:28 BST

Mum Michelle will be taking on the Great North Run this September to thank Crawford House for supporting her when her two tiny twins, Maddison and Mila, fought for their lives at the Royal Victoria Infirmary's ICU.

Local firms give children’s charity a spooky treat!

Local firms give children’s charity a spooky treat!

Press Releases   •   Nov 07, 2014 17:19 GMT

Halloween Dinner raises an incredible £6,500!

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It was so nice to bring James over at dinner time so that we could all eat together and be as we would be at home.

It was so nice to bring James over at dinner time so that we could all eat together and be as we would be at home.

News   •   Feb 06, 2018 09:04 GMT

James was involved in a motorbike accident in which the bike caught fire and was rushed to Newcastle’s Royal Victoria Infirmary - an hour away from home. For the next nine weeks, his parents Claire and Louis along with James’ younger brother stayed at Crawford House, with family visiting and spending time there until he was well enough to be discharged home.

We had been told about Scott House but had not been expecting the level of comfort, not to mention how close it was to the hospital.

We had been told about Scott House but had not been expecting the level of comfort, not to mention how close it was to the hospital.

News   •   Feb 05, 2018 13:09 GMT

Olivia was born with Ebstein's anomaly, a rare heart condition which accounts for just 1% of congenital heart conditions. Since she was born, she has undergone specialist treatment at both the Royal Victoria Infirmary and Freeman Hospital in Newcastle upon Tyne, where we have supported her family in Crawford and Scott Houses.

You just don’t imagine how quickly life can change. We had just returned in high spirits from a family holiday and only a few days later Faith was in theatre having a brain tumour removed

You just don’t imagine how quickly life can change. We had just returned in high spirits from a family holiday and only a few days later Faith was in theatre having a brain tumour removed

News   •   Jan 16, 2018 11:33 GMT

Faith Lawson was just five years old when her grandmother, Julie Baker, took her for a routine eye test and the optician referred her for an MRI scan, which detected a cancerous brain tumour that required emergency lifesaving treatment. The tumour was removed at Royal Victoria Infirmary and The Sick Children's Trust supported Faith's family at Crawford House for over two months.

North East Snowflake Ball set to raise thousands for families with seriously ill children in hospital

North East Snowflake Ball set to raise thousands for families with seriously ill children in hospital

News   •   Nov 22, 2017 12:36 GMT

On Saturday 2 December, The Sick Children's Trust's North East Fundraising Committee will welcome guests to its fourth annual Snowflake Ball to raise money for the charity's 'Homes from Home' in Newcastle.

Blog posts 3 hits

 Crawford House Assistant Manager – Linsey Brough Q&A

Crawford House Assistant Manager – Linsey Brough Q&A

Blog posts   •   Jul 04, 2017 11:59 BST

Linsey Brough is Assistant House Manager at Crawford House and has been working with us for just over 18 months.

#runneroftheweek - Kayleigh Crann

#runneroftheweek - Kayleigh Crann

Blog posts   •   Sep 04, 2015 11:06 BST

Mum takes on Great North Run for second time!

#runneroftheweek - The Burns Brothers

#runneroftheweek - The Burns Brothers

Blog posts   •   Aug 21, 2015 10:32 BST

Meet three brothers who are tackling the Great North Run together

Events 2 hits

Family Elf Run at Intu Metrocentre, Gateshead and Intu Eldon Square, Newcastle

Family Elf Run at Intu Metrocentre, Gateshead and Intu Eldon Square, Newcastle

Events   •   Oct 28, 2014 11:42 GMT

Dress up as an elf for a festive family run in the North East... Help Santa in a 1k family run inside the Intu Metrocentre, Gateshead and the Intu Eldon Square, Newcastle. Entry costs £10 which includes an Elf hat & t-shirt, a certificate from Santa proving you are an official helper, and a fantastic medal. Choose to run for The Sick Children's Trust! Limited places, book early.

Dec 07, 09:00 - 12:00 GMT

Intu Metrocentre, Gateshead Intu Eldon Square, Newcastle

North East Snowflake Ball

North East Snowflake Ball

Events   •   Oct 07, 2014 16:45 BST

Join us for an evening of winter wonder sponsored by Watson Burton. Guests will enjoy a fabulous 4 course dinner followed by live music, dancing and seasonal festivities to fundraise for The Sick Children’s Trust's ‘Homes from Home’ in Newcastle. Dress code: Black Tie. Table of ten - £600 To reserve a table please contact Caroline on 0191 282 5825 or email caroline@sickchildrenstrust.org

Dec 11, 19:30 - 00:00 GMT

BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art’s Riverside Terrace, Gateshead Quays, South Shore Road, Gateshead, NE8 3BA