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Posted On: 23rd May 2017

Footballers raise money to help two-year-old with cerebral palsy

Tournament is held to raise funds for Troy Mooney who needs operation to help him walk A family who are ­desperate for their little boy to get an operation so he can walk unaided received a major boost this week with thousands of pounds flooding in through a fundraising ­disco and a major football tournament. […]

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Posted On: 19th May 2017

Fundraising boost for Lyra

Fundraising boost towards Hednesford girl’s treatment A building company has given away £1,000 to boost a fundraising drive to take a Hednesford youngster to Slovakia for much-needed treatment. Lyra Davis, aged two, has been diagnosed with cerebral palsy and global development delay; conditions which require a lot of care, physiotherapy and speech therapy. Her parents, […]

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Posted On: 18th May 2017

‘People have been very generous and kind’

Family overwhelmed as they raise funds for their little boy who has cerebral palsy The parents of a toddler who needs specialist equipment to help him grow and develop have thanked well-wishers for their generosity. Weymouth couple Sian and Dominic Ellard have received many donations and messages of support after recently appealing for donations to help […]

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Posted On: 17th May 2017

Pupils rally for ‘crazy hair day’ to support Alexia

Boxted pupils rally for ‘crazy hair day’ to support youngster’s fundraising efforts Pupils at Boxted St Peter’s CEVC Primary School got creative last week for a colourful ‘crazy hair day’. The event was sparked thanks to the fundraising efforts of student Kaina Xavier-Phillips, nine, who decided shave her head to raise money for Help Alexia […]

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Posted On: 04th May 2017

Parents to raise £15k to help unique Imelda with rare chromosome condition

Parents of a baby with a chromosome disorder so rare is does not have a name are taking action to get her treatment. Imelda Mower, who is 15 weeks old, was born weighing just five pounds and nine ounces. She also has slow development and problems with her hip. Her parents, Rachel Mower and Mike […]

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Posted On: 03rd May 2017

Can you help brave tot Ralphie?

Can you help give brave tot Ralphie – battling cerebral palsy – a special cot? The parents of a toddler who needs specialist equipment to help him learn and grow are continuing to fundraise to help give him a “comfortable and normal life”. Ralph Ellard, known as Ralphie, was born nine weeks premature and, as a […]

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Posted On: 21st April 2017

Street Design Partnership runs for Aiden

On 28th May 2017, we will be running the Manchester 10k, as a charity fundraiser. We want to raise money to help pay for important surgery for a 6 year old boy, Aiden, who has life limiting cerebral palsy. This surgery will be potentially life changing and allow him to play with his friends, and […]

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Posted On: 15th April 2017

Family are so close to helping Theo ‘learn how to walk’

A young boy with cerebral palsy who just wants to “play like a little boy” is more than halfway towards his £50,000 target needed for surgery to help him walk. Theo Knott, 5, who lives in Deal, was diagnosed with celebral palsy at 3-years-old. The condition affects his legs, arm, balance and vision, and means […]

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Posted On: 13th April 2017

Family gear up for US operation to help Alexia-Rose

If everything goes to plan, little Alexia-Rose is just months away from booking a date for life-altering surgery in America to help her walk. For the past 19 months, parents Toby and Emily Sinclair, of Weeley, have been on a mission to raise £75,500 to fund SDR – selective dorsal rhizotomy – surgery as well […]

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Posted On: 11th April 2017

Go Team Elmo campaign has a ball!

Fundraisers had a ball in aid of a little boy battling a brain injury. The Go Team Elmo campaign raised tens of thousands of pounds to fund therapy and treatment for Elliot Michelson, from Bishop’s Stortford. Elliot, nicknamed Elmo, who is approaching his second birthday, suffered a brain injury after being born six weeks prematurely. The fundraising […]

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Posted On: 11th April 2017

Family crosses halfway mark in fundraising battle to help Marcus walk unaided

Proud mum Scarlett McCarthy, 30, said: “Marcus is doing fantastically. He is now walking with single pod crutches for the first time so he’s getting his independence. “He would never have been able to walk with those if it wasn’t for the operations and the physio.” The youngster, who has a twin brother called Jacob, […]

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Posted On: 03rd April 2017

Family’s plea for £20k to build Stanley’s oasis

A devoted family are hoping to raise thousands of pounds to create an “oasis” in their back garden for their disabled son. Four-year-old Stanley Newman suffers from the progressive muscle-wasting condition Muscular Dystrophy, a life-limiting condition which sees his body gradually becoming weaker. Stanley’s parents Rob, 41, and Laura, 30, are trying to raise enough […]

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