Media centre

Want to know about children and young people with cancer and their families? Well, we’ve got something to say! Our Media and PR team is available 24/7 for comment, interviews and information.

For media enquiries only, call our Media and PR team on +44 (0)20 8752 2812 or email mediarelations@clicsargent.org.uk

Out of hours contact: +44 (0)844 848 1189

You can also check out our contacts for journalists and our Ambassadors and Celebrity Supporters page.

CLIC Sargent welcomes news that Funeral Fund now available for families to access in England

Tuesday 23 July 2019

CLIC Sargent has welcomed the news that from today, no parent in the UK will have to struggle to find the money to pay for their child’s funeral again as the Funeral Fund announced last month is now available for families in England to access.

Morrisons Every Pack Gives Back campaign supports CLIC Sargent

Thursday 4 July 2019

For every pack of selected Morrisons products sold during July, a donation of between 5-10p will be donated to CLIC Sargent as part of their 'Every Pack Gives Back' campaign.

CLIC Sargent in “momentous” campaign victory for grieving parents as Children’s Funeral Fund finally announced

Sunday 30 June 2019

After two years of tireless campaigning, CLIC Sargent has today welcomed the news that the Government will establish the Children’s Funeral Fund, a move which will mean grieving parents no longer have to fear being plunged into debt by the cost of their child’s funeral.

Young cancer survivor in 21st birthday skydive to thank charities for their support

Friday 28 June 2019

A young cancer survivor has raised hundreds of pounds in a charity skydive to mark her 21st birthday and thank charities close to her heart for supporting her through it all.

CLIC Sargent reveals limited edition pin badges inspired by cancer survivor stories

Wednesday 26 June 2019

This summer, CLIC Sargent and J D Wetherspoon have come together to design three collectable pin badges, each one representing the story of a young cancer survivor, which will be available in pubs across the UK.

CLIC Sargent response to recent HSJ articles

Tuesday 25 June 2019

In the past week, a number of articles have been featured in the Health Service Journal (HSJ) and national newspapers regarding the NHS England public consultation on service specifications for children and young people’s cancer services. This is our response:  

Young cancer survivor releases single to give something back to charity that helped her through it

Tuesday 11 June 2019

Young cancer survivor, Spod Bailey (stage name Eirra), is making her musical dreams come ‘Alive’ on 7th June with the self-release of her new digital single. The song was inspired by Spod’s journey through cancer treatment and expresses her deep gratitude for life.

Volunteers’ Week: How volunteering and giving back gave Emma a new lease of life

Tuesday 4 June 2019

A young woman from Portland has opened up about how volunteering for CLIC Sargent turned her life around after it gave her confidence and friendship.

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Young cancer survivor thanks volunteers for charity support

Friday 31 May 2019

A young cancer survivor who was supported by CLIC Sargent is marking national Volunteers' Week by thanking local volunteers who make the support the charity gives possible.

Helen was supported by CLIC Sargent and is now a volunteer

Peter Hollins steps down as Chair of the Board of Trustees at CLIC Sargent

Thursday 30 May 2019

After five years, Peter Hollins is hanging up his lanyard as Chair of the Board of Trustees at CLIC Sargent.

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