Mum Helen, Erin and Family Support Worker Sarah Erin with grandad Phil Erin makes a rainbow in lockdown Family Support Worker Sarah with Erin

Rainbow Trust Children's Charity

Org #4655
Vetted since 2010
1986
year founded
$175,956
raised on GlobalGiving
11
years fundraising
4
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Rainbow Trust Family Support Workers provide emotional and practical support to families that have a child suffering from a life threatening or terminal illness. They provide access to healthcare, education, therapy, welfare support and benefits for these families at the most traumatic time of their lives together with emotional support for the whole family.

Project Leaders
Karen Shortland
Karen Shortland
Hanne Widmer
Hanne Widmer
Team
Bob Coyne, Anne Harris, Zillah Bingley, Gemma Melhuish, Oonagh Goodman
Organization Information
Cassini Court
Randalls Road
Leatherhead, Surrey KT22 7TW
United Kingdom
#44 1372 220083
Organization Information
Cassini Court
Randalls Road
Leatherhead, Surrey KT22 7TW
United Kingdom
#44 1372 220083

Project Reports

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Jul 27, 2021
Providing a trusted constant throughout long illness
The nature of life-threatening and terminal conditions in children is such that many families find themselves living under intense uncertainty for long periods of time. Their lives can change...
Jul 27, 2021
Family Support Worker Wendy supports Rory and Phoebe's family while they face childhood cancer
Phoebe’s mum, Katie, first discovered that Phoebe was not well in February 2020 when Phoebe was two and a half years old. She had been sick in the night and was just not herself when Katie found...
Jul 26, 2021
Families crushed under the pressure of the pandemic while caring for a life-threatened child
Kelly’s baby, Kaia, was born 14 weeks early just before national lockdown. At eight days old Kaia’s condition was so serious she was moved to Southampton Hospital, 50 miles from the...
 
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