Genetic Alliance UK

Living with a genetic condition or being a family member, carer or friend of someone living with a genetic condition can be challenging. The charity also provides information on one of our their common queries: access to insurance.

Look Good Feel Better

Dedicated to improving the self-esteem, confidence and wellbeing of people undergoing treatment for any sort of cancer.

Managed Service Network for Children and Young People with Cancer

A national network in Scotland that delivers cancer care to young people aged between 0–25 years.  MSN works with specialists across Scotland's health boards and operates as a single, cohesive service.  MSN provides information to staff, patients and their families and also has a dedicated TYA forum.


Advice and support on hair loss.

Paul's Fund and Paul's Place

Paul’s Fund is a grant making charitable trust set up through the Charities Aid Foundation with the aim of enabling young adults and their families who are facing challenging personal circumstances to have a respite holiday break staying at Paul's Place, which provides both Bed and Breakfast and self-catering accommodation. Paul’s Place is located in the delightful village of Georgeham near Croyde on the North Devon coast.

Rainbows Cancer Trust Children's Charity

The Trust supports families who have a child aged 0-18 years of age with a life-threatening or terminal illness and need the bespoke support we offer.

Together for Short Lives

A UK charity that, together with our members, speaks out for children and young people who are expected to have short lives. Together with everyone who provides care and support to these children and families, we are here to help them have as fulfilling lives as possible and the very best care at the end of life. We can’t change the diagnosis, but we can help children and families make the most of their time together.

Wedding Wishing Well Foundation

Founded in 2012 with a single purpose- organising and funding weddings for terminally ill people.

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