Lots of organisations can offer special treats for children who are seriously ill or considered disabled. We have put together a list of organisations that you can approach on your child’s behalf if they have a specific wish or dream you would like fulfilled.
Children’s Hope Foundation
Aims to improve the quality of life for children and young people affected by illness and disability
Dial a Dream
Grants wishes to children with life-threatening and life limiting illnesses.
Organises 10 day trip to Orlando, Florida for 8 to 14 year olds who are physically disabled or have been seriously ill.
A children’s charity granting the wishes and dreams of ill and disabled children.
The Dream Team
A charity that exists to grant the wishes of sick, disabled and terminally ill children in the UK.
A registered charity that provides special holidays for children who have severe illnesses and disabilities, or who have extenuating circumstances.
Make A Wish Foundation UK
Aims to grant the wishes of children aged 3 to 17 years with life-threatening illnesses.
Over the Wall
Provides free of charge therapeutic recreation camps to help children with life-limiting illnesses. The camps promote inclusion whilst developing the confidence, self-esteem and coping strategies.
Raises money for children who are seriously or terminally ill and provides treatment, help and support for the children and their families.
Rays of Sunshine
This charity grants wishes to children aged 3-18 years living with serious or life threatening conditions.
Round Table Children’s Wish
A charity that grants wishes for children and young people aged 4 to 17 years who are have life-threatening illnesses.
Starlight Children’s Foundation
Grants wishes for seriously and terminally ill children.
When You Wish Upon a Star
Grants the wishes of children aged 2 to 16 years who have life limiting illnesses.
Wipe Away Those Tears
Grants wishes to children with disabilities and life threatening illnesses in Essex.