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Teenager who took GCSE exams in hospital while on treatment to get his results

Wednesday 21 August 2019

Brandon, 16, was diagnosed with cancer just before he was due to sit his GCSE exams this year. With the support of CLIC Sargent, Brandon took his exams in hospital and is expecting his results this week.

Young lives affected by cancer invited to apply for grant to propel their education and employment ambitions

Monday 19 August 2019

Young people who have been diagnosed with cancer will once again be able to apply for funding to support their education or employment dream after CLIC Sargent and Societe Generale reopened applications for the ‘Thrive Not Just Survive’ grant today.

Mum takes on Great North Run challenge after teenage son’s shocking cancer diagnosis

Friday 16 August 2019

Mum Anna Palmer is taking on a 13.1 mile challenge after her son Mikey was diagnosed with leukaemia. “I just felt absolutely numb. My whole world imploded. The whole of the family was thrown on to a rollercoaster we couldn’t get off.”

Young cancer patient who took exams in Hospital whilst on treatment gets her A Level results!

Thursday 15 August 2019

Dad takes on Great North Run after being inspired by his four-year-old son’s shocking cancer journey

Thursday 8 August 2019

A father is taking on the Great North Run to raise vital funds for CLIC Sargent after the charity supported his family when his son Zeke was diagnosed with leukaemia, aged just four years old.

Grandads take on 100-mile cycling challenge after grandson’s gruelling cancer journey

Friday 2 August 2019

Two grandads and an uncle from Devon are getting on their bikes to take on a 100-mile cycling challenge to raise vital funds for CLIC Sargent after four-year-old grandson and nephew was diagnosed with kidney cancer.

Father takes on 100-mile cycling challenge after daughter’s devastating cancer journey

Friday 2 August 2019

A father inspired by his daughter’s positivity during a devastating cancer journey is taking on his own challenge to raise vital funds for CLIC Sargent.

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.