Meet our new nurse

Welcome Esther, our new WellChild Parent Trainer Nurse in Merseyside.

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Download our single

Download our amazing new charity single and help WellChild up the charts!

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Circus Starr

WellChild Families can request free tickets to a Circus Starr show near them Find out more

 

Tackle the Three Peaks

Why not sign up for a challenge in the new year and climb the three highest mountains in the UK?

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100 Women in Finance support WellChild

100 Women in Finance has announced that WellChild will be its charity partner for 2017 raising funds to help with... Read More

Research highlights issues for parents caring for children with complex care needs 24/7

Today, WellChild publishes a study undertaken by Mark Whiting, WellChild Professor of Community Children’s Nursing at the University of Hertfordshire,... Read More

Helping Hand from Aviva thanks to KGJ Insurance Group

Families with seriously ill children across the UK will benefit this year from a donation to WellChild’s Helping Hands Programme... Read More

Welcome to new Merseyside WellChild Nurse, Esther

13 January 2016 - WellChild is delighted to welcome Esther Bennington as WellChild Parent Trainer Nurse at Edge Hill University... Read More

Social care funding essential for ‘forgotten group’

Following the recent call for a swift cross-party review into social care funding, WellChild, the national charity for sick children,... Read More

Welcome to Linda and Laurie, our new WellChild Nurses in Edinburgh

WellChild Children’s Nurses Linda McCarthy and Laurie Jack have begun their role as WellChild Respiratory Nurse Specialists based at the... Read More

Give the gift of a Precious Moment this Christmas

Every parent dreams of Christmas with their child in the family home. Those precious moments so many of us associate... Read More

New WellChild Ambassadors: Welcome to Diversity!

We are delighted to welcome the amazingly talented Diversity as official WellChild Ambassadors. Diversity’s big break came in 2009 when... Read More

Medicines for Children 10th anniversary

Medicines for Children is celebrating its 10 year anniversary today! To mark this special anniversary, WellChild will be supporting Medicines for... Read More

Autumn Statement 2016: A Missed Opportunity

As the national charity for seriously ill children and their families we are dismayed by the missed opportunity within this... Read More

Ellenborough Park Hotel’s festive fundraiser for WellChild

Ellenborough Park Hotel Cheltenham will hold a festive fundraiser for WellChild from the 1st December to Christmas Eve in which... Read More

WellChild supports More Than a Cold campaign

The common winter cold can be especially horrible for children with lung problems or heart conditions, and babies born prematurely. WellChild... Read More

The WellChild Christmas Fair a huge success!

WellChild is delighted to announce that we made a fantastic £100,000 from this year’s WellChild Christmas Fair at Daylesford Organic... Read More

WellChild Single ‘Bad Day’ Available for Download

Our first ever WellChild Charity single is available to download now on iTunes, Amazon and Google Play. The single is... Read More

Our Impact 2015/16

Growing numbers of children and young people across the UK are living with serious illness or exceptional health needs. Many... Read More

Vote for WellChild in Aviva Community Fund

Our good friends at KGJ Insurance Group have very kindly nominated WellChild for a donation of £25,000 via the Aviva... Read More

New WellChild Ambassador: GB Gold Medallist Sam Quek

We are delighted to welcome gold medal winning GB Hockey star Sam Quek as an official WellChild Ambassador. Sam won... Read More

Pre-order our fab WellChild single

We are delighted to announce our first ever WellChild Charity single - an amazing new version of Daniel Powter’s ‘Bad... Read More

Join Taxiball lottery for WellChild

  WellChild is excited to announce that we are part of a brilliant new lottery called Taxiball which will raise money... Read More

Patron Prince Harry praises inspirational children at the 2016 WellChild Awards

On 3rd October, 2016 Prince Harry and a host of celebrities recognised the courage of children and young people with... Read More

I cannot speak highly enough of our WellChild Nurse Katie and what she has done for us as a family. The transition home was so much easier under her care and she continues to help us tremendously.  Noah’s Mum, Jill

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Our families section provides help, support and advice for those families caring for a seriously ill child or young person. Or call us on 0845 458 8171.

Helping seriously ill children & their families across the UK

We provide essential practical and emotional support for seriously ill children, young people and those who care for them across the UK to ensure they receive the best possible quality of care.

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100 Women in Finance support WellChild

100 Women in Finance has announced that WellChild will be its charity partner for 2017 raising funds to help with...
Read More

Research highlights issues for parents caring for children with complex care needs 24/7

Today, WellChild publishes a study undertaken by Mark Whiting, WellChild Professor of Community Children’s Nursing at the University of Hertfordshire,...
Read More

Helping Hand from Aviva thanks to KGJ Insurance Group

Families with seriously ill children across the UK will benefit this year from a donation to WellChild’s Helping Hands Programme...
Read More

Families

Families

Our families section provides help, support and advice for those families caring for a seriously ill child or young person. Or call us on 0845 458 8171.

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  • Registered Charity in Scotland: SC045010
  • Company Number 1815689

Registered address: 16 Royal Crescent, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL50 3DA

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  • Registered Charity in England and Wales: 289600
  • Registered Charity in Scotland: SC045010
  • Company Number 1815689

Registered address: 16 Royal Crescent, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL50 3DA