Newlife News

Here you will find all our latest news and views, including news in the media, research, campaign and fundraising news as well blogs on our thoughts and opinions…

Celebrating children by helping them live their best life every day

May 2024

With a variety of days celebrating children across the UK and the world this month, it’s a good time to stop and remember that everything we do, both as parents (more…) ...

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Newlife Nurses – here to help support your mental health too

May 2024

Mental Health Awareness Week runs from May 13-19, and is aimed at helping to start conversations about people’s mental health, as well urging people to access (more…) ...

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Shining a light on children without a diagnosis

April 2024

Undiagnosed Children’s Day is April 26, so we’re shining a light on what it means and how you can find support if your child doesn’t yet have a diagnosis. When a child has (more…) ...

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Racing to help disabled children receive equipment

April 2024

The Cannock Chase Running Festival proved to be a great day out for all ages as the community came together to run – or walk – either 5k, (more…) ...

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Newlife calls on the Government to Fight For Our Future

April 2024

We at Newlife are incredibly proud to launch our new campaign, Fight For Our Future, alongside Royal College of Occupational Therapists, Disabled Children’s Partnership, (more…) ...

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Make a free Will with Newlife and ensure your legacy

April 2024

With Spring arriving many of us are giving our homes an update and taking care of those jobs we put off through the cold and dark winter months. (more…) ...

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Will is all set to run London Landmarks Half Marathon in April

March 2024

Will Rygalski is the Newlife High Wycombe Store Manager – and a keen runner – so it was only natural that he would put his best foot forward and sign up for the London (more…) ...

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This Mother’s Day we celebrate the joys of being mum to a disabled child

March 2024

As Mother’s Day approaches, mum’s – and anyone in a mothering role – are being celebrated for the love, support and care they give so unconditionally. (more…) ...

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Helpline that supports with kindness, caring and compassion

February 2024

On February 23 England celebrates Helplines Awareness Day, which was launched last year by Helplines Partnership. Helplines are all about supporting people through their (more…) ...

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Making 2024 count – sign up to change lives today!

January 2024

With the year coming to an end many of us will be focusing on what 2024 has in store for us – but it’s also an opportunity to take stock, make changes and let things go that we (more…) ...

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Can you give disabled children the gift of play this Christmas?

December 2023

For many the idea of Christmas and toys go hand in hand, but for children with disabilities and terminal illness, play isn’t straight forward. High Street toys are often too difficult (more…)...

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Appeal for ‘life changing’ seat to help Derbyshire boy breathe

December 2023

A Derbyshire eight-year-old with a rare brain condition that means he can’t walk, talk, sit up or even hold up his own head, urgently needs a specialist seat (more…) ...

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