Strength in adversity

Phoebe’s mum, Hannah knew something was ‘not quite right’ with her daughter. Still, it took nearly a year and several wrong turns before arriving at a diagnosis of Friedreich’s ataxia; a little-known condition that brought with it a lot of worries and questions.

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Bringing back joy 

Mum Nizet would do anything for her daughter, Marwah; a happy bubbly little girl who has a rare life-limiting condition. But providing round-the-clock care still takes a huge toll on her energy levels and her opportunity to just be ‘Mum’.

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A meaningful platform

National Children’s Bureau has just launched an innovative project to help care-experienced young people to share their experiences through creative mediums such as painting, poetry, and theatre, and to help shape the solutions that will actually meet their needs.

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The very best start

National Deaf Children’s Society has just launched a new five-year strategy that seeks to transform the lives of even more deaf children by strengthening support in the early years and as soon deafness is first identified.

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