OUR OBJECTIVESAfter experiencing first hand the effects of having a child with a life-threatening condition and the trauma felt by the whole family, Patti and Alan Bradshaw wanted to help other children and their families who sadly found themselves in similar situations.
Since 2002 the Shannon Bradshaw Trust has been raising money through fundraising events which have helped many sick children and their families throughout the North West.
See more about our aims and objectives
The following Charities have been most helpful to us over the past years, share the same objectives and really heavily on raising funds through the generosity of the community and the help of their volunteers
Provides a service for matching patients needing bone marrow transplants with donors. Since 1974 they have helped give over 4,000 children and adults a new chance of life.
This is the National Charity dedicated to conquering childhood leukaemia through research into the causes of the disease, improving treatments for sufferers and the welfare of leukaemic children and their families.
Grants the wishes of children and young people aged 3 to 17 who are living with life-threatening diseases by raising the funds necessary to grant those wishes.
A registered Charity providing memory packages for sick and disabled children and their families. The Charity provides a team of qualified photographers who have a great affinity with what the Charity is trying to achieve, to create unique memory pots as a lasting gift to the child and their family.
An organisation of bereaved parents and their families offering understanding, support and encouragement to others after the death of a child or children.
To provide parents & Children with sensory, physical & associated disabilities the opportunity to interact with other families & professionals, enabling learning and social support for all.
The keys to understanding disability, and overcoming disability.
Providing holidays and activities for terminally ill, chonically sick, disabled and disadvantaged children from all over the northwest.
Provides services for families of disabled children nationally. Provide two puppet programmes lets prevent bullying and disability awareness.
Provides Holidays for terminally ill Children and their families, located in Blackpool, England.
A Charity based in West Sussex, helping children and young adults with life-Threatening conditions.
Rainbow Trust provides emotional and practical support for families who have a child with a life threatening or terminal illness.
The Aplastic Anaemia Trust:
Fighting bone marrow failure.
Chelsea's Angels aim is to help children diagnosed with Neuroblastoma and other rare cancers. We will determine if the cancer is rare, based on the statistics of 100 children per year are diagnosed with Neuroblastoma. So if the cancer you child is diagnosed with is along this figure we hope to help.
ME 2 YOU is a charity for bereaved children, young people and their families which helps them re-adjustto life after death of a loved one, or through loss with regards to separation. We work closely with childrenand families in a variety of practical and creative ways, to create an atmosphere where they can sharetheir thoughts and feelings and meet others.
ME 2 YOU has programmes which recognise how children, young people and their families experiencegrief and loss. We do many activities that aim to raise awareness and help people begin to come to termswith what has happened.
Once Upon A Smile was founded in 2011. We have already been recognised throughout the UK as source of support for families who have suffered the loss of a parent or child from a long term or terminal illness.
The condition known as Erb’s Palsy is caused by an injury to the brachial plexus—the nerves surrounding the shoulder. Erb’s Palsy is not cerebral palsy, because it is not caused by brain injury or brain abnormalities. Erb’s Palsy is also called brachial palsy, Erb-Duchenned paralysis, or Klumpke paralysis.