As a UK wide charity, we believe that every seriously ill child deserves a Roald Dahl Specialist Nurse.
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Roald Dahl Specialist Nurses are a vital lifeline to the children and their families, supporting them clinically and emotionally.
*includes one play specialist and two occupational therapists.
"If we didn't have our Roald Dahl Nurse, we'd feel completely alone." Parent of a seriously ill child.
**Seriously ill children supported at any one time. This number is estimated.
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. Today, there are currently 82 Roald Dahl Specialist Nurses caring for over 24,000 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.