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J D Wetherspoons founder and staff celebrate raising £16million for children and young people with cancer

J D Wetherspoons founder, Tim Martin, was joined by staff and a young cancer survivor supported by CLIC Sargent, to celebrate having raised an amazing £16 million to fund vital services for young people affected by cancer. 

CLIC Sargent and Societe Generale launch new education and employment grant for young cancer patients

CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading cancer support charity for children, young people and families, has joined forces with partner Societe Generale - one of the leading European financial services groups - to launch a brand new education and employment grant. 

Sheffield ten-year-old shaves head for girlfriend after she loses hair to chemo

Ten-year-old James Mahoney, from Sheffield, recently celebrated his birthday by shaving his head in support of his young girlfriend, Ivy, who lost her hair after having chemotherapy.

UK’s award winning parking app AppyParking supports families of young cancer patients following CCAM campaign

AppyParking, the UK’s award-winning parking app has added parking locations and costs around the UK’s Primary Treatment Centres following on from CLIC Sargent’s CCAM travel costs campaign. 

Brown Turner Ross Support CLIC Sargent

Brown Turner Ross announce partnership with CLIC Sargent to raise vital funds for young people with cancer.

How Facebook support groups helped two mums cope with their child's cancer

Cancer is terrifying. Treatment is gruelling, intense and can last for years. And when treatment stops, the worry continues; worries about relapse, about returning to work or education, and about starting life again.

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month 2018 highlights

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month 2018 has drawn to close on a high after families and CLIC Sargent’s chief executive, Kate Lee handed in the charity’s Young Cancer Patient Travel Fund petition to the Department of Health and Social Care on Wednesday 26 September.

The Amazons performed exclusive Leeds gig in memory of young cancer patient

Rock band The Amazons, one of BBC Music’s Sound of 2017 artists, last night played a special fundraising event in Leeds in support of 20-year-old Joe Glew, who was a huge fan of the band. Joe, from Barnsley, sadly passed away from leukaemia earlier this month before the gig could take place.

"CLIC Sargent made me see that cancer wasn't the end of my life, it was a change of life"

A young man who was diagnosed with two brain tumours while at college has spoken of his journey to rebuild his life.

Labour party pledges to establish Young Cancer Patient Travel Fund - CLIC Sargent response

The Shadow Health Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Jon Ashworth, has today announced the Labour party’s pledge to provide better financial support for families to help with travelling for vital cancer treatment in England.

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