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CLIC Sargent social care staff spending a quarter of their time working with young cancer patients who have relapsed

Tuesday 29 January 2019

A new report from CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading cancer charity for children, young people and families, has revealed that a quarter of its social care staff’s workload is spent working with young cancer patients who have relapsed.

Support young people like Sara on World Cancer Day

CLIC Sargent pays tribute to Bob Woodward

Monday 21 January 2019

CLIC Sargent has paid tribute to its founder, Bristolian Bob Woodward, who died on 20 January 2019, aged 85.

CLIC Sargent founder Bob Woodward (second from the right)

Young cancer patients from across the UK display artwork for World Cancer Day

Friday 18 January 2019

Artwork from young artists across the UK, who have all experienced cancer, is to be showcased at three special events, hosted by CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading cancer charity for children and young people, to mark World Cancer Day.

CLIC Sargent is to host three art and music exhibitions for World Cancer Day

CLIC Sargent comments on NHS Long Term Plan

Monday 7 January 2019

CLIC Sargent comments on news about the NHS Long-term plan for the next 10 years

Associate Director of Policy and Influencing at children and young people’s cancer charity, CLIC Sargent

Support CLIC Sargent this World Cancer Day

Monday 7 January 2019

CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading cancer charity for children and young people, has launched its 2019 World Cancer Day campaign and is calling on the public to wear their very own Band Against Cancer to show their support.

Support young people like Sara on World Cancer Day

CLIC Sargent comments on news about increased hospital parking charges

Thursday 27 December 2018

CLIC Sargent comments on news about increased hospital parking charges

Associate Director of Policy and Influencing at children and young people’s cancer charity, CLIC Sargent

Dad sings in memory of son he lost 43 years ago

Wednesday 19 December 2018

A dad who lost his two-year-old son to cancer 43 years ago is on a mission to sing at every Morrisons store in the UK in his memory.

Geoff Davis took his singing tour to Morrisons stores up and down the country in aid of CLIC Sargent

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