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Costcutter raise over £1,000 to support families with sick children in hospital with free ‘Home from Home’ accommodation

Costcutter raise over £1,000 to support families with sick children in hospital with free ‘Home from Home’ accommodation

Press Releases   •   Mar 19, 2018 21:44 GMT

Costercutter Supermarkets Group has raised over £1,000 for The Sick Children's Trust to keep more families with seriously ill children together in free 'Home from Home' accommodation.

Thomas Cook Children's Charity ensures families with seriously ill children get a good nigh's sleep

Thomas Cook Children's Charity ensures families with seriously ill children get a good nigh's sleep

Press Releases   •   Oct 26, 2015 10:15 GMT

The Sick Children's Trust recently received a grant from the Thomas Cook Children's Charity which funded 26 new beds in the Sheffield 'Home from Home' Treetop House

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It’s been a rocky few months since Finn was admitted to Sheffield Children’s Hospital with lots of ups and down. I wish I could wrap my baby up in a bubble to keep him safe.

It’s been a rocky few months since Finn was admitted to Sheffield Children’s Hospital with lots of ups and down. I wish I could wrap my baby up in a bubble to keep him safe.

News   •   May 25, 2018 15:46 BST

In February baby Finn became seriously unwell when he was just six months old. He was transferred to Sheffield Children’s Hospital with extreme breathing difficulties and a dangerously high temperature. On arrival Finn was sedated whilst doctors battled to save his life. Two days later, and with her baby still seriously ill, Mum, Shannon Brown, was relieved to be offered a room at Magnolia House.

Auntie hosts Big Chocolate Tea party to thank charity for ‘Home from Home’

Auntie hosts Big Chocolate Tea party to thank charity for ‘Home from Home’

News   •   May 09, 2018 09:30 BST

Helen's niece, Rio, was involved in a serious car accident which left her fighting for life in a hospital 50 miles away from home. During her time at Leeds General Infirmary and Sheffield CHildren's Hospital, we supported Rio's family with free 'Home from Home' accommodation.

While there is no cure, cystic fibrosis is so close to being a liveable disease. There is a lot of hope.

While there is no cure, cystic fibrosis is so close to being a liveable disease. There is a lot of hope.

News   •   Mar 12, 2018 11:23 GMT

Charlie Aitchison underwent lifesaving surgery when he was just two days old after being diagnosed with a blocked bowel. Over the weeks that followed his parents were supported by The Sick Children's Trust at Treetop House and were never more than a few moments from his hospital bedside. Charlie was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, a life-limiting illness when he was just three weeks old.

I can’t put in to words what it feels like to be told your two year old daughter has a life-threatening brain tumour.  And that it’s growing so deep inside her head that they might not be able to remove it all.

I can’t put in to words what it feels like to be told your two year old daughter has a life-threatening brain tumour. And that it’s growing so deep inside her head that they might not be able to remove it all.

News   •   Feb 15, 2018 09:00 GMT

Mum, Dani Spence, stayed with us at Magnolia and Treetop House whilst her daughter, Lacey, underwent lifesaving treatment to remove a brain tumour in Sheffield Children's Hospital. Fortunately Lacey is now out of hospital and recovering well. Here Dani tells her story.

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Meet Jane, one of our Virgin Money London Marathon Runners

Meet Jane, one of our Virgin Money London Marathon Runners

Blog posts   •   Apr 22, 2016 09:00 BST

Jane is taking on the iconic London Marathon this Sunday, she's already raised around £1,500!

#sundayrunday – Meet Roy, one of our Virgin Money London Marathon Runners

#sundayrunday – Meet Roy, one of our Virgin Money London Marathon Runners

Blog posts   •   Mar 11, 2016 14:00 GMT

We're introducing you to our fantastic #teamsct members who have decided to run the London Marathon for The Sick Children's Trust.

Ashdell Prep gets special 'thank you' from Mum at Treetop House

Ashdell Prep gets special 'thank you' from Mum at Treetop House

Blog posts   •   Nov 19, 2015 15:12 GMT

Ashdell Preparatory School received a lovely thank you for all their support to our Treetop House and Magnolia House...

"Even now I cry when I think how sick she was but can smile at the support and care you all gave us."

"Even now I cry when I think how sick she was but can smile at the support and care you all gave us."

Blog posts   •   Nov 16, 2015 11:58 GMT

Treetop House Manager Ann received a lovely update from the Prosser family following their stay when daughter Alex was being treated at Sheffield Children's Hospital. Here's what they said: