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Alan takes a leap of faith for family in sponsored skydive

Alan takes a leap of faith for family in sponsored skydive

Press Releases   •   Jul 27, 2017 11:10 BST

Alan Booth, Stevenson House Manager, will be facing his fears and joining Dad Gary Jones in a sponsored skydive next month to raise money for The Sick Children's Trust.

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I had only just started to look pregnant when my baby girl arrived 106 days early. After spending four months in hospital we finally took Sophia home in December and have just celebrated her turning six months old.

I had only just started to look pregnant when my baby girl arrived 106 days early. After spending four months in hospital we finally took Sophia home in December and have just celebrated her turning six months old.

News   •   Feb 11, 2019 16:05 GMT

Will and Vicky Simpson stayed with us at Stevenson House after Sophia was born at 24 weeks gestation weighing just 1lb 10oz. She overcame many challenges during the initial few weeks of her life and was transferred to Broomfield Hospital, closer to home, at just eight weeks old. Miraculously her parents took her home for the first time in December and she has just celebrate turning six months old.

Local Dad to run two marathons in two weeks to raise money for  The Sick Children’s Trust

Local Dad to run two marathons in two weeks to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Jan 22, 2019 12:21 GMT

Daniel Roche, whose five year old son required emergency lifesaving treatment shortly after he was born, will be running the Brighton Marathon and then the Virgin Money London Marathon two weeks later in April to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust.

​I remember the first night I stayed in Stevenson House I hardly slept. Knowing Isla was so close was comforting and I wanted to be with her all the time, but I also knew I needed to rest so I could be strong for my baby.

​I remember the first night I stayed in Stevenson House I hardly slept. Knowing Isla was so close was comforting and I wanted to be with her all the time, but I also knew I needed to rest so I could be strong for my baby.

News   •   Nov 06, 2018 18:40 GMT

Ashley went into labour just 24 weeks into her pregnancy and was rushed to her local hospital. Unable to stop the labour, doctors delivered twin girls, Esme and Isla. Tragically, Esme was stillborn, but Isla had a faint heartbeat and was rushed up to the neonatal intensive care unit before being transferred over to London a few hours later for lifesaving treatment.

Parents say thank you to charity who helped their family

Parents say thank you to charity who helped their family

News   •   Sep 13, 2018 13:50 BST

The Richards family have spoken out in support of The Sick Children's Trust, which supported them for six weeks at Stevenson House when baby Joshua needed lifesaving surgery at Royal London Children's Hospital shortly after he was born.

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Walk in a hospital parent’s shoes

Walk in a hospital parent’s shoes

Blog posts   •   Aug 16, 2016 16:24 BST

Mum Kelly McKenzie-Day wrote a piece on having a child in hospital and has very kindly agreed to let us share it. We supported her family at Stevenson House when her daughter was being treated at The Royal London.

Meet Noel, one of our Virgin Money London Marathon Runners

Meet Noel, one of our Virgin Money London Marathon Runners

Blog posts   •   Apr 21, 2016 12:15 BST

Noel is running The Virgin London Marathon this Sunday to thank us for supporting his daughter's family when their daughter needed emergency treatment at The Royal London.

Chris Robshaw visits Stevenson House

Chris Robshaw visits Stevenson House

Blog posts   •   Dec 18, 2015 15:00 GMT

England Rugby player Chris Robshaw visited Stevenson House earlier this month, to find out more about The Sick Children's Trust.

'Alan really is a credit to the charity - he made us feel very welcome'

'Alan really is a credit to the charity - he made us feel very welcome'

Blog posts   •   Oct 02, 2015 10:21 BST

Niki and Nina stayed with us at Stevenson House recently and sent us this lovely message