www.auntymbraintumours.co.uk Claire, herself a brain tumour survivor has established a support community for brain tumour survivors, whatever stage their treatment and life is at.
www.brainstrust.org.uk Brainstrust is the brain tumour charity that offers a unique support service to people who are coping with a brain tumour.
www.childbereavement.org.uk Child Bereavement UK that all families should have access to the support and information they need when a child grieves or when a child dies.
www.clicsargent.org.uk CLIC Sargent is the UK’s leading cancer charity for children and young people, and their families. We provide clinical, practical, financial and emotional support to help them cope with cancer and get the most out of life. We are there from diagnosis onwards and aim to help the whole family deal with the impact of cancer and its treatment, life after treatment and, in some cases, bereavement.
www.thebraintumourcharity.org The Brain Tumour Charity is the UK’s largest dedicated brain tumour charity. They fund scientific and clinical research into brain tumours and offer support and information to those affected, whilst raising awareness and influencing policy.
www.macmillan.org.uk We provide practical, medical and financial support and push for better cancer care. We are Macmillan Cancer Support.
www.childrenwithcancer.org.uk Our aims are to determine the causes, find cures and provide care for children with cancer.
www.cclg.org.uk/childhood-cancer/brain-and-spinal-tumours The Children’s Cancer and Leukaemia Group (CCLG) is the only charity dedicated to supporting the work of those looking after children and younger teenagers with cancer. Our aim is to develop the highest standards of care for children and support research and development into curing more children.
www.nhs.uk/Conditions/brain-tumour-malignant/Pages/Introduction.aspx NHS Choices is the online ‘front door’ to the NHS. It is the country’s biggest health website and gives all the information you need to make choices about your health.
www.brainandspine.org.uk We are committed to providing reliable information and support to people living with neurological conditions across the UK.
www.thechildrenstrust.org.uk/ The Children’s Trust is the UK’s leading charity for children with acquired brain injury, multiple disabilities and complex health needs.
www.maggiescentres.org/ Maggie’s is about empowering people to live with, through and beyond cancer by bringing together professional help, communities of support and building design to create exceptional centres for cancer care.
www.headsmart.org.uk/home/ HeadSmart is a project that aims to enhance the awareness of symptoms of brain tumours in children and young people.
www.btbuddies.org.uk The purpose of BT Buddies is to provide as much information as possible in one place on high grade brain tumours for patients, families and caregivers in the UK. As well as the information pages we have a forum area where people can ask questions, get support, share their stories, and more.
www.headway.org.uk/Brain-tumour.aspx To promote understanding of all aspects of brain injury and to provide information, support and services to people with a brain injury, their families and carers.
www.childcancerparents.org/ We are a national representative voice for our member groups. Working with local, regional, national and international agencies, we promote awareness, support, research and advocacy that bring best possible care for all children, teenagers, young adults and their families.
www.alisdream.f2s.com/ Ali’s Dream was launched in June 2001 following the loss of Alison Phelan three weeks before her eighth birthday. Horrified by the lack of funding for research and the prospect that it is unlikely that a cure will be found in the next five years, Alison’s family and friends set up the charity with the objective of raising funds for research into childhood brain tumours.
www.cerebra.org.uk/ Cerebra is a unique charity set up to help improve the lives of children with brain related conditions through research, education and directly supporting the children and their carers.
www.rtcw.org/ We are a small, national charity that grants Wishes to children with life-threatening illnesses. We aim to bring a little bit of magic into their lives by creating some special moments and memories.
www.raysofsunshine.org.uk/ Rays of Sunshine Children’s Charity exists to grant the wishes of children who are living with serious or life-threatening illnesses between the ages of 3-18 who live in the United Kingdom.
www.make-a-wish.org.uk/ Make-A-Wish Foundation® UK grants magical wishes to children and young people fighting life-threatening conditions. Since being established in the UK in 1986, we have granted more than 8,000 wishes.
The Spinal Cord Tumour Forum This is a website for people in the UK who have had, or whose lives have been affected by, benign spinal cord tumours.
www.cbtrc.org/cbtrc/index.aspx Established in 1997, the Children’s Brain Tumour Research Centre brings together a multi-disciplinary team of leading healthcare professionals and researchers ─ all experts in their fields, and all committed to improving our understanding of childhood brain tumours.