Bringing families together

Each year we organise a number of events for all to enjoy. Read more to find out what events we are holding in 2019:

Upcoming events:

Tuesday 20th August - 12pm - 3pm - Picnic in the Park (Hull): We invite all families affected by childhood cancer to East Park (HU8 8JU) for our FIRST EVER picnic in the park in Hull. Food, drink and games will all be provided.

Wednesday 21st August - 12pm - 3pm - Picnic in the Park (Leeds): We invite all families affected by childhood cancer to Kirkstall Abbey (LS5 3EH) for our annual picnic in the park in Leeds. Food, drink and games will all be provided.

Friday 23rd August - 12pm - 3pm - Family Group York: Our next York Group will be held at Frankie and Benny's at the Vangarde Shopping Park (YO32 9AE). This group is open to all on/post treatment families who have a YO or HG postcode and is for immediate family only.

Wednesday 28th August - 11am - 2pm - Under the Sea Day: Join us for an afternoon filled with arts, crafts, games and a picnic style lunch, all Sea related! This event is for all children (siblings/patients) supported by Candlelighters up to the age of 13. We will meet at the Square and then head to Swarthmore which is next door.

7th September - 10.30am - 2.30pm - Bereaved Sibling Group at the Square

9th September - from 11am - Rainbow Baby Group at the Square

15th September - 10.30am - 2.30pm - Patient Group at the Square

21st September - 10.30am - 2.30pm - Sibling Group at the Square

26th September - 3pm - 6pm - Grandparents Tea Party at the Square

14th October - time and venue to be confirmed - Rainbow Baby Group

19th October - 10.30am - 2.30pm - Bereaved Sibling Group at the Square

22nd October - 12pm - 2.30pm - Family Event at the Square

26th October - time and venue to be confimed - Halloween event in Hull

30th October - time and venue to be confirmed - Halloween event in Leeds

9th November - time and venue to be confirmed - Teen Sibling Group

16th November - 10.30am - 2.30am - Sibling Group at the Square

1st December - time to be confirmed - Christmas Party at Cedar Court, Bradford (BD5 8HW)

7th December - time to be confirmed - Sibling Trip to Stockeld Park

14th December - time and venue to be confirmed - Christmas event in Hull

15th December - time and venue to be confirmed - Patients Group