Dravet Syndrome UK funds medical research into Dravet Syndrome and related sodium channel epilepsies. It works to advance the education of the medical community in the subject of Dravet syndrome and support affected families through financial assistance, emotional support, education and advice.
The Leeds Hospital Charitable Foundation exists to support and enhance the services of Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. We seek to provide what the NHS is unable to, in order to benefit patients. As the largest NHS Trust in the country this covers 8 hospitals.
Bliss is the UK charity for premature and sick babies. We offer guidance and information at a critical time in families' lives and we also fund ground-breaking research and campaign for babies to receive the best possible level of care regardless of when and where they are born.
St Luke’s Hospice Plymouth provides free end of life care in Plymouth, SW Devon & East Cornwall. At home; in hospital & at our In Patient Unit we care for patients in the final days & weeks of life. St Luke’s has to raise £4.5 million year with 86p of every £1 you donate going to patient care.
Thames Hospice is the local charity for people living in East Berkshire and South Buckinghamshire. We provide expert care to adults with a life-limiting illness - and their families and carers. www.thameshospice.org.uk.
KidsCan is New Zealand’s leading charity dedicated to helping Kiwi kids affected by poverty. We help the 1 in 4 children experiencing hardship by providing food, jackets, shoes and health products to schools and early childhood centres across New Zealand. With these essentials, kids can participate in learning and have the opportunity for a better future.
RNIB - helping blind and partially sighted people. Every day another 100 people will start to lose their sight. RNIB is the leading UK charity offering practical support & information to anyone with a sight problem. We campaign to eliminate avoidable sight loss and support research into eye health.
We believe that every patient deserves the best possible care. Our aim is to support cutting edge technology, additional specialist services, vital research and extra comforts for patients over and above NHS funding. On JustGiving a chosen area for funding can be specified in the 'My Story' section.
Child Bereavement UK supports families and educates professionals when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying, or when a child is facing bereavement. Every year we train over 4000 professionals, helping them to better understand and meet the needs of grieving families.
Wales Air Ambulance provides an emergency air ambulance service to Wales with the ability to be anywhere in the country in 20 minutes.The charity responds to around 2000 missions a year- each mission costs approx £1500. WAA has to raise £6million per year in order to operate the lifesaving service.
The Childrens Heartbeat Trust provides practical and emotional support to parents and families of children with heart disease in Northern Ireland. Heart disease is now the most common problem at birth in Northern Ireland. Over 200 children a year are born with heart disease. One third of these children will require further investigation and/ or surgery. The Children’s Heartbeat Trust works closely with the Clark Clinic at the Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children to help fund top quality medical equipment and initiatives, to ensure that children with heart disease in Northern Ireland receive the best care and treatment possible. The Children’s Heartbeat Trust is a local charity, funded solely from public donations. We provide support in a number of ways including; - Financial support for Clark Clinic - Family Support Groups throughout Northern Ireland - Parent accommodation at the Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children - Parent support and information networks - Research into heart disease in children Your support will help change the lives of children with heart disease in Northern Ireland.
Ipswich Hospital Charitable Funds aims to provide the best possible care for everyone coming to Ipswich Hospital. There are many non-essential services we can provide and extra pieces of equipment we can buy to improve care when we receive donations.
At Winston's Wish we help children and young people rebuild their lives after the death of their mum, dad, brother or sister. This support enables them to face the future with confidence and hope. This includes: - National Helpline - Individual, family and group work - Training for professionals
St Giles Hospice provides high-quality care for local people living with cancer & other serious illnesses & support for their families & helpers. Free of charge care is offered in Sutton Coldfield, Walsall, Whittington, between Lichfield and Tamworth & in patients’ own homes across the region.
Cats Protection is the UK's leading feline welfare charity. We help over 230,000 cats and kittens every year through our network of over 250 volunteer-run branches and 30 centres. We find homes for cats, promote the benefits of neutering and produce a wide range of cat care information for owners.
A UK-based international relief and development agency, Muslim Aid has been working for over two decades to help save and improve the lives of millions in over 70 of the world’s poorest countries. Our mission. Muslim Aid provides not just emergency relief, but sustainable development programmes which tackle the root causes of poverty Whilst many relief agencies pack up and go home after providing initial emergency aid in the aftermath of a disaster, we stay. Intrinsic to our mission is empowering and building the capacity of local people in some of the world’s poorest countries. This means that we give individuals the resources and skills necessary to tackle the problems confronting their own communities. The money raised by the public is spent by Muslim Aid to help transform the lives of some of the poorest and most disadvantaged people both at home in the UK and across the world. Sign up now to make a difference to someone's life.
St Ann’s Hospice provides care and support to people with life-limiting illnesses, their families and carers in Greater Manchester. Through the generosity of our supporters, all our care is provided free of charge and makes a real difference to those who we support.
International Refugee Trust supports long term development projects for refugees, internally displaced people and returnees in Uganda, South Sudan, Thailand and Jordan, by creating opportunities for those affected by forced displacement to live independently from handouts.
Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund is the only national charity dedicated solely to beating pancreatic cancer through research. With a 3% survival rate, more research is vital. In the past, this cancer received little attention. With your help, we can change this so more people beat pancreatic cancer.
The Felix Project collect surplus food and delivers it free of charge to a range of local charities who prepare meals and snacks for their clients, who include the homeless, the elderly, isolated persons, those with mental health issues. We simply want to see good food go to good causes.
Tearfund works through local churches and Christian agencies to open up a future for the world's poorest communities. Our ten-year vision is to see 50 million people released from material and spiritual poverty through a worldwide network of 100,000 local churches.
Breast Cancer UK is dedicated to the primary prevention of breast cancer by reducing public exposure to the carcinogenic and hazardous chemicals in our environment and everyday products. We campaign, raise awareness and support scientific research into chemicals associated with breast cancer.
The Miscarriage Association is a national charity that offers support and information to anyone affected by the loss of a baby in pregnancy. We provide a UK helpline, a range of helpful leaflets, an online support forum and training and consultancy for health professionals.
The over-60s is the fastest-growing group in society and there are more of us than ever before. Ageing is not an illness, but it can be challenging. At Age UK we provide services and support at a national and local level to inspire, enable and support older people.