How we help

Read stories from some of the children and young people with cancer we support.


18-year-old Anais was diagnosed with brain tumour in March 2012 and has been supported by CLIC Sargent Social Worker Urvashi. Her mum Juliette says, "Urvashi really helped the whole family stay on track and supported us throughout Anais’ treatment, and she still keeps in touch now so I want to say a huge thank you,” said Juliette. Read the whole story.


At 12-weeks-old, Noreen's daughter Muskaan was diagnosed with a rare bone marrow disorder called HLH. The family were supported by CLIC Sargent Social Workers and given a CLIC Sargent grant. Read the whole story.


Stacie’s son Lucien was diagnosed with Rhabdomyosarcoma - a cancerous tumour - in May 2015 when he was two-years-old. Stacie explains how their CLIC Sargent Social Worker Jude at Sheffield Children’s Hospital is helping them cope with cancer and its treatment. Read the whole story.


When 20-year-old nursery nurse Jennifer found out she had leukaemia, CLIC Sargent Social Worker James George was there to support her and her family through some really tough times. Read the whole story.


In June 2015 Evie was diagnosed with leukaemia. She was allowed home for treatment but suffered side effects including hair loss. Her family was supported by CLIC Sargent Nurses, Social Workers and Play Specialists. Read her story.