London Newlife News

TRAVEL TERROR FOR DISABLED TWO-YEAR-OLD

February 2019

Two-year-old Rhys Deans from Oxley Park in Milton Keynes, was at risk of choking to death every time he travelled by car. A service providing emergency equipment to disabled children in Buckinghamshir...

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COUNCIL DELAY PUSHES FAMILY TO THE BRINK

January 2019

Newlife is urgently calling on support from the local community to raise £7,000 for a Winchester family pushed to the brink because of an 18 month wait for an equipment assessment by Hampshire County...

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SEAT NEEDED TO END LEIA’S CHOKE THREAT

December 2018

Imagine you have just come out of hospital – all you want is to be at home, comfortable and relaxed so you can recuperate, but the only seat you have is a dining chair! This is how Catriona Lewis de...

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SOUTHAMPTON MUM PETRIFIED FOR DISABLED DAUGHTER

December 2018

Mum of a Southampton three-year-old with an undiagnosed syndrome spends every night in fear her daughter is going to seriously injure herself. Holly Bryan’s condition means she repeatedly bangs her ...

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URGENT ACTION NEEDED TO END EQUIPMENT CRISIS

December 2018

Seven-year-old Dexter Harman has Autism and ADHD – his development is delayed and his isn’t able to speak. He wakes four times a night – sometimes he doesn’t go back to sleep once he has woken...

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MUM’S PLEA FOR MIRACLE GIRL WITH NO BRAIN

September 2018

A ‘miracle’ five-year-old born without a brain is at risk of choking to death because the only bed the NHS offered was too big to fit in her house. Lily Wetherall has a brain stem, but her brain c...

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Semmco sizzle for Newlife

September 2018

The fantastic staff at Semmco Ltd have raised an amazing £578 so far this year for Newlife. Every penny will be spent on providing vital equipment to change children’s lives in Surrey, where Semmco...

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CHARITY STEPS IN TO END TJ’S NIGHT TIME TRAUMA

August 2018

Less than 12 months ago, Melissa Wiseman’s son TJ, was diagnosed with Pitt Hopkins Syndrome, an extremely rare condition affecting only four in one million people. Despite trying to get her head aro...

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NHS POLICY LEAVES BLIND GIRL HOUSEBOUND

July 2018

The mum of a blind eight-year-old whose NHS wheelchair flipped over and crashed into the road was left too terrified to continue to take her outside. Lexi Tattal from Muswell Hill was given the wheelc...

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Charity runners in london raise £4,000 for disabled kids

June 2018

Newlife the Charity for Disabled Children is celebrating 30 years of helping disabled children and their families across the UK – and the charity is inviting everyone to celebrate with them! On Marc...

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