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Nominations open for the 2018 WellChild Awards

Nominations for the 2018 WellChild Awards, in association with GSK, are open. This prestigious annual event celebrates the inspirational qualities of the UK’s seriously ill children and young people and the dedication of those who...

Posted 19 Jan 2018

Prince Harry, Gaby Roslin and Ashley Banjo presenting 2017 WellChild Award winners Erin and Finley with their awards - WellChild Awards

New WellChild Ambassadors: Welcome to Dick and Dom!

We are delighted to welcome long term supporters Dick and Dom as official WellChild Ambassadors. The popular comedy duo have been on children’s television for over 20 years starring in shows like Dick and Dom...

Posted 03 Nov 2017

2017 Inspirational Young Person winners collecting their awards

The WellChild Family Tree: Jack’s story

Jack’s family are part of the WellChild Family Tree and were recently involved in making bracelets for guests of the 2016 WellChild Awards. Jack’s mum tells us all about Jack and the support they have...

Posted 02 Jun 2017

Magical night of fundraising at WellChild Awards Launch

This year’s WellChild Awards, in association with GSK, launched in style with a magical evening of fundraising at The Magic Circle in London last Thursday, raising over £100,000 to help seriously ill children and young people...

Posted 29 Mar 2017

Jon Culshaw and Troy at the WellChild Awards Party

Eloise’s story: why I’m supporting WellChild

Eloise, a young carer and member of our Children and Young People’s Panel tells us about her involvement with WellChild … My name is Eloise and I am a young carer for my beautiful little...

Posted 07 Feb 2017

WellChild Friendship Bracelets

Leading up to this year’s WellChild Awards we ran a bracelet making competition – an amazing 21 WellChild families took part and made almost 700 bracelets! Each guest at the 2016 WellChild Awards received one...

Posted 01 Nov 2016