We know that everyone in a family is deeply affected by the illness of a child or sibling. We organise outings, events and activities that aim to support young patients, their parents, carers and siblings and bring moments of respite, joyful experiences and enduring memories at the most challenging of times.

  • Theatre Trips including pre-theatre parties complete with our team of entertainers, refreshments and, where possible, post-performance meet and greets with the cast. Past trips have included: Frozen, Mary Poppins, The Lion King, Matilda the Musical, Aladdin and Six the Musical
  • Concert Trips with VIP seating/private boxes at top concerts. Past trips have included Wicked Little Mix, X Factor Live and Olly Murs
  • Annual Events such as our Winter Party attended by more than 350 children and their families
  • Smile Parties (virtual only) to help young patients enjoy their birthday with friends, peers and family
  • Calendar Events activities around key dates including Christmas, Chanakah, Eid, Easter and Diwali but also Valentine’s, Hallowe’en, National Book Day, National Smile Day, Wellness Week, etc
  • Activity Days (virtual and in person) during school holidays
  • Special Events including end of treatment parties, cake baking sessions, balloon modelling tutorials, art classes, etc
  • After School Art Club (virtual only) with age appropriate activities every week
  • Treat Drops including art & craft packs, ice creams, jellies, sweets, books, magazines and popcorn on a regular basis
  • Spread a Smile Choir we have had the pleasure of performing on Children in Need and at fundraising dinners. At Christmas time you’ll find us singing Christmas carols and spreading festive joy around our hospital partners in London.