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4 year old Maham’s bedroom makeover

Maham has Merosin deficient muscular dystrophy, progressive muscle weakness and developmental delay. She has a gastronomy tube and a G-J tube for medication and food. She needs support when undertaking activities and requires 24hr care....

Posted 24 Aug 2017

Maham, her family and the bedroom makeover team

An accessible garden created for 14 year old Shakira

Shakira has Cerebral Palsy, Microcephaly, Scoliosis and Learning Disabilities. She uses a wheelchair or a specialist walker to get around and needs full support to mobilise herself. The family garden was inaccessible with a really narrow...

Posted 01 Aug 2017

Seven year old Joel’s garden makeover

Joel has a rare genetic condition, which causes epilepsy, developmental delay, profound multiple learning disabilities and quadriplegia – loss of use of all four limbs. He is a full time wheelchair user and needs 24...

Posted 09 Jun 2017

Helping Hands 10th Anniversary project a great success

WellChild was delighted to be able to provide a new garden for Caitlin and her family at our 10th Anniversary project in our home town of Cheltenham in May. Members of WellChild staff and trustees...

Posted 06 Jun 2017