Our impact in numbers
86 Roald Dahl Specialist Nurses established*
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.
Over 25,000 children and young people supported**
"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.
51 Partnerships with NHS Trusts and Health Boards
We highly value our relationships with the NHS, creating and innovating seriously ill children's healthcare with them, improving outcomes and making better lives.
9.47 out of 10 - how satisfied families are with their Roald Dahl Nurse
In a recent survey we found that families value their Roald Dahl Specialist Nurses very highly.
"Our Roald Dahl Nurse has been a beacon of light in our darkest of hours." Parent of a seriously ill child.
Over 30 nurse-led innovation projects developed and delivered
We support Roald Dahl Nurses to solve problems creatively. Using a cohort approach, and through forming partnerships we work closely with our nurses to improve healthcare outcomes for children through innovation.