We're here, so families can be together

We're here, so families can be together

After a challenging year, we are hopeful 2021 will be better. Please help us to ensure we can support all the families who need us by donating today.

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Family Stories

Families are at the heart of our 'Homes from Home'

Hugo's family story

Hugo's family story

Ben and Claudia found themselves at The Rosie Hospital just hours after their son Hugo was born not breathing. Find out how Chestnut House supported them.

'Homes From Home'

When a child suddenly becomes ill, there’s no time to plan. We're here to give families one less thing to worry about by giving them a place to stay, free of charge just minutes from their child’s bedside.

Our 'Homes from Home'

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Watch our video and find out how we help families with sick children in hospital every year.

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Great North Run

Take part in the World’s largest half marathon and raise funds for us! Apply now for one of our places in the 2021 Great North Run.

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