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

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Daniel’s story

Thursday 13 December 2018

Daniel was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) in December 2016 when he was just six-years-old. While he was in hospital his parents and younger brother Conor stayed at CLIC Sargent's Home from Home, Marion's House, keeping the family together.

Ellie Mae was diagnosed with cancer aged four, now she’s back to support CLIC Sargent’s Christmas campaign

Friday 7 December 2018

Ellie Mae, now 10, was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in August 2012, aged just four. Ellie Mae's mum, Nikki, had taken her to the doctors and hospital with various infections eleven times in a matter of weeks in the run up to her diagnosis.

Ellie Mae during treatment

Matilda’s Story

Friday 7 December 2018

Matilda was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in December 2016 when she was just three-years-old. CLIC Sargent provided a space in one of the charity’s Homes from Home when the journey became too difficult to manage.

Matilda in her school uniform

CLIC Sargent appoints new trustee

Wednesday 5 December 2018

CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading charity for young cancer patients and their families, has announced that Karen Eccles has been appointed to its Board of Trustees.

Jon Ashworth’s speech at Britain Against Cancer Conference – CLIC Sargent’s response

Tuesday 4 December 2018

Houses of Parliament

Tom and his Two Wheels make it to Tokyo!

Tuesday 4 December 2018

15 months and 9,000 miles later, superstar supporter Tom Howard has cycled from London to Tokyo to raise awareness and funds in support of the charity who supported his brother.

Tom Howard cycled to Tokyo for CLIC Sargent

CLIC Sargent opens new Southampton ‘home from home’ for young cancer patients

Monday 26 November 2018

CLIC Sargent is delighted to reveal that a new ‘Home from Home’ in Southampton is now open and helping families in desperate need.

Ryan, a young person, helped to open Jean's House, our new Home from Home in Southampton

Jack’s CLIC Sargent Giving Tuesday message to Morrisons

Friday 23 November 2018

Little Jack Thompson has a very special message for his friends at Morrisons this Giving Tuesday. The youngster wants to say a big THANK YOU to Morrisons staff and customers for their efforts raising more than £6 million for CLIC Sargent so far.

Jack has raised £40,000 for CLIC Sargent

Brockworth dad stars in Christmas campaign for charity that supported his family after his son was diagnosed with cancer

Thursday 22 November 2018

Tim Sadler, a primary school teacher from Brockworth, Gloucestershire, stars in CLIC Sargent’s new Christmas fundraising campaign. Tim and his family were supported by the charity after his son Michael was diagnosed with cancer just before his third birthday in April 2014.

Tim and Michael with big smiles

Maddison Harris wins Young Fundraiser of the Year at JustGiving Awards for raising over £40,000 for CLIC Sargent

Thursday 22 November 2018

The ninth annual JustGiving Awards took place on Tuesday evening to celebrate amazing individuals, charities and teams who have fundraised to change lives and make a positive contribution to charities and good causes. Our very own fundraiser Maddison Harris took home the award for Young Fundraiser of the Year, for her Brave the Shave challenge ‘Don’t Stare It’s Only Hair’.