Jake is a 5 year old cardiac patient and amazing charity ambassador at Alder Hey. He has arrhythmia, cardiomyopathy and a closed ASD (hole in the heart).
You won’t be on the start line and you won’t have thousands cheering you on…But you can still Be Your Greatest! The Official Great North Run is on for 13th September and you can join in for Alder Hey.
The recent COVID-19 outbreak has hit us hard and many of our fundraising activities, challenges, runs and events have been cancelled or postponed indefinitely, leaving us short of vital income.
A huge thank you again to John Laing Group and the John Laing Charitable Trust for supporting the wellbeing of our NHS staff and for their generous donation to our new Alder Centre.
Telling my parents was the hardest thing of all. Admitting that I was unwell and couldn’t help myself was scary.
These projects are proven to reduce anxiety, worries and even distract children and young people from physical pain whilst they are treated in hospital.