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Theresa May tells Parliament ‘there’s more to do’ to help with cancer patients’ living costs

Prime Minister Theresa May said she “absolutely recognises that there’s more to do” to support young cancer patients and their families, and has agreed for a Government Minister to meet with CLIC Sargent and Robert Halfon MP to discuss the CLIC Sargent Young Cancer Patient Travel Fund.

Morrisons makes it £6 million so far

Morrisons has raised an amazing £6 million for CLIC Sargent in just 20 months.

Government fails to address cost of travel for young cancer patients in Budget announcement - CLIC Sargent response

Young people’s cancer charity CLIC Sargent has expressed its disappointment that the voices of over 30,000 people calling for a Young Cancer Patient Travel Fund have been completely ignored in today’s Budget. 

Open letter to the Government ahead of Monday’s Budget calling for a Young Cancer Patient Travel Fund

Ahead of Monday’s Budget announcement, we have written an open letter urging the Chancellor to establish a Young Cancer Patient Travel Fund to help families with the cost of getting to and from hospital. 

Portsmouth pub team crowned national champions in five-a-side football fundraiser for CLIC Sargent

Staff from a pub in Portsmouth showed off their footballing skills to be crowned the best J D Wetherspoon five-a-side team in the UK and Ireland.

MPs back CLIC Sargent campaign for better financial support for young cancer patients travelling for treatment

On Monday, MPs from across all parties met with families and campaigners from CLIC Sargent, the UK’s leading charity for children and young people with cancer, at a Drop-In session in Westminster to hear more about CLIC Sargent’s campaign calling on the Government to set up a Young Cancer Patien

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. 

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. 

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.