Sadly, some children just don't live long enough.

Since 1994 we have opened our doors and hearts to those children and the people who love them most. And now more than ever, we need your help to keep on bringing care and happiness to our children and their families.

Help us brighten short lives

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Join our team

Our people help to make moments of joy and laughter in the saddest of circumstances.

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Events and challenges

From bike rides to bake sales, abseils to overseas adventures, there's something for everyone!

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Help brighten short lives

Your regular donation today, means we can be here for families like Hunni's

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Rainbows Business Club

Whether you're looking for a charity of the year, employee volunteer opportunities or sponsorship opportunities; your business can help us brighten short lives.

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Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus update: guidance for families, visitors, supporters and staff

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