We provide specialist nurses and support for children with complex, lifelong conditions. As a UK wide charity, we believe that every seriously ill child deserves a Roald Dahl Nurse Specialist.
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Roald Dahl Nurse Specialists are a vital lifeline to the children and their families, supporting them clinically and emotionally.
"If we didn't have our Roald Dahl Nurse, we'd feel completely alone". Parent of a seriously ill child.
We highly value our relationships with the NHS, creating and innovating seriously ill children's healthcare with them, improving outcomes and making better lives.
Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity provides specialist nurses and support for seriously ill children. There are currently over 120 Roald Dahl Nurses caring for over 33,000 seriously ill children across the UK. We also provide support in other ways, helping to improve the resilience of families who find life very tough.
Meet Alfie, who is supported by a Roald Dahl Nurse.
Meet Maya, who is supported by a Roald Dahl Nurse.
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