NHS England has today (21 July) released the findings of its annual Cancer Patient Experience Survey (CPES). Each year 70,000 patients report to the CPES on a range of experiences related to their care.
"I don’t think anything could ever prepare me for the moment a doctor looked at me and told me that my sporty 13-year-old son had cancer. From that moment our lives completely changed." Mum of two, Julia, shares the story of son Adam's treatment - and how we helped.
A young cancer survivor from Essex has returned to the charity home which supported his family to film a touching video.
In 2009 Owen Newton’s son, Ted, was diagnosed with Ewings Sarcoma, a very rare form of bone cancer. Ted lost his battle with cancer in 2010 aged 10 years old.
Stuart Hinde, 53, an Associate Engineer from Leeds is limbering up to fulfil a lifelong dream on Friday (14 July), by swimming the English Channel.
CLIC Sargent has presented a 13,000 signature-strong petition to Downing Street calling for greater financial support for young cancer patients and their families.
Des Brown has been holding an annual golf day every summer for the last 20 years for CLIC Sargent. This year he raised a fantastic £1,540.
Barber Gav decided to swap his afro for a completely bare head in order to raise money for young lives against cancer.
Sharon Peppiatt wanted to give something back to CLIC Sargent and so she organised a charity night in Hertfordshire, raising a wonderful £1,500 for young cancer patients.
A donor research tool created by a CLIC Sargent worker and her husband after a conversation over dinner not only boosted income to its Christmas appeal by 24%, but it has also won the charity two Institute of Fundraising awards.