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Willow Special Treats

November 2022

Treat Boxes for young adults with life threatening condition or rare disease Willow Foundation are a national charity working with seriously ill young adults aged 16 to 40 to fulfil uplifting and unforgettable Special Days. They provide ‘Special Treats’ for young adults living with a life-threatening condition or rare disease. They are personalised gift boxes filled with luxury items with a different theme for each box, including pampering, food/drink, family fun and many other ways to give a positive boost to those that need it most.

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Newborn ALD Screening Study

November 2022

Summary Report Available to View Our study involved both a survey and individual interviews to capture attitudes and opinions about whether ALD should be included as part of the newborn screening programme.

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Community Weekend Update

November 2022

You will be able to book the event in January 2023 💙 Our Face-to-Face Community Weekend will be on Friday 28th April to Monday 1st May 2023!

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Young Carers and Young Adult Carers Survey 2022 

November 2022

Calling on all young carers and young adult carers to take a survey about pressures of their caring role Carers Trust has launched a survey to find out about the pressures and challenges facing young carers aged up to 25, and what support they need.

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