In The Press

React works with families living in the UK who are caring for a child living with a life-shortening illness. The charity aims to provide comfort, dignity and the opportunity to participate in life as fully as possible. We are proud to be a life-line for families who have nowhere else to turn. Should you wish to learn more, our ‘In the press’ articles detail some stories of children React has been able to assist over the years.

Charity Swings In To Help Youngster Enjoy Playtime

Charity Swings In To Help Youngster Enjoy Playtime

A seven year old boy with a debilitating disease has received the gift of a specialist swing from children’s charity, React…

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  • Newspaper: Gazette
  • Date: 09 Jan 2015
Thomas Pearce – North Wales Pioneer

Thomas Pearce – North Wales Pioneer

Brave Conwy boy receives charitable donation to help with education…

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  • Newspaper: North Wales Pioneer
  • Date: 04 Feb 2014
Charity Provides Equipment For Wimborne Boy

Charity Provides Equipment For Wimborne Boy

A children’s charity, which provides essential support and equipment for children…

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  • Newspaper: Stour & Avon Magazine
  • Date: 06 Dec 2013
On The Mend, Little Smiler Who Battled Brain Tumour Threat

On The Mend, Little Smiler Who Battled Brain Tumour Threat

A toddler with a potentially fatal illness has stunned his family and doctors with his amazing recovery…

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  • Newspaper: M.E.N
  • Date: 28 Feb 2012
Charity Helps Dylan To Relax In Comfort

Charity Helps Dylan To Relax In Comfort

Family’s joy after Dylan is given custom-made specialist seat…

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  • Newspaper: Eskdale & Liddesdale Advertiser
  • Date: 15 Dec 2011
Charity Gives Lifeline To Toddler By Providing Special Car Seat

Charity Gives Lifeline To Toddler By Providing Special Car Seat

A toddler with quadriplegic cerebral palsy has been handed a lifeline after his parents were unable to afford urgent new equipment…

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  • Newspaper: Tottenham & Wood Green Journal
  • Date: 01 Sep 2011
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Liam's Comfy P-Pod

“Words can’t say how happy Liam is with his P-Pod, he is never out of it; I pick him up and he moans to get back in. Thanks so much React we really don’t know where we would be without you, you really do change people’s lives.”

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Samantha Bond

“React is a charity that I am honoured to be part of. I encourage everyone to get involved and support this wonderful charity which provides vital assistance to children throughout the UK”

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