Useful resources for wish families
We're often asked for help and information on other support charities – and sometimes we need our wish families to obtain official documents to assist us in granting their wish.
Please see the list below for links to useful websites and other charities.
CHAS (Children's Hospices Across Scotland)
For over twenty years CHAS have been offering a full family support service for babies, children and young people with life-shortening conditions. This includes palliative care, family respite and support - through their hospices, homecare services and hospital presence.
Phone number: +441314441900
Address: Canal Court, 42 Craiglockhart Avenue, Edinburgh, EH14 1LT
Child Bereavement UK
Child Bereavement UK supports families and educates professionals, both when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying, and when a child is facing bereavement. Ever year they train more than 10,000 professionals, helping them to better understand and meet the needs of grieving families.
Phone number: +448000288840
Children With Diabetes UK
Children With Diabetes UK is a support network set up by parents of children with type 1 diabetes. They organise events and activities for families and children affected by this condition.
Children's Country Holidays Fund
Provides a range of residential activity and respite breaks that allow children aged 7-11 to escape the traumas of their everyday life. For children in the London area.
Phone number: +441903339155
Address: Suite 201, Chapel House, 1-6 Chapel Road, Worthing, BN11 1EY
Children’s Cancer Support Group
CHICS supports the whole family of a child suffering from cancer. They have outings, parties, coffee evenings on the ward, monthly meetings, telephone befriending and a regular newsletter, to support families in any way needed.
Phone number: +441515238886