Meet Cleo and her family
Cleo was born with hypo plastic left heart syndrome, where the left chamber of her heart is almost non-existent. Hear how Nicki, their Family Support Worker, supports them through the toughest time of their lives.
Meet Loren and her family
Loren was born with an undiagnosed condition that leaves her unable to swallow. “Rainbow Trust is here to make things easier for the whole family.”
Meet the Sutton family
Meet Ben, a bright and engaging fourteen year old
Ben has Muscular Atrophy and his condition means he needs lots of attention and stimulation. Read how Family Support Worker Jayne “is fantastic’.
Meet Michael and his younger sister, Charlotte
Michael was just seven when he was diagnosed with a kidney disorder. Read how Family Support Worker Steve supports the whole family but “always wins chess!”
Meet Tilly-May and read how sensory play increases her awareness
Tilly-May was born with part of her brain missing, she has Cerebral Palsy and is blind. Read how Rainbow Trust supports the whole family
Meet the Ellis family
Here is more footage from the stars of The Big Hour film where we showed unsuspecting families in an experiment about how families spend an hour together (see that here). Peter Ellis is just three years old and has leukaemia, which has put a huge strain on his family, especially his twin brother Thomas. Rainbow Trust has helped support the family.Support this amazing charity
The Holliday Family talks about emotional support
“I knew that something was not right, but they took her straight out of the room and they called me and I went to see her. As soon as I saw her, I knew there was something wrong. Isla was born with a degenerative condition that meant she could never be able to feed herself and would need round the clock care for the rest of her life…”Support more families