‘Acorns literally lifted me up from rock bottom’
Mum Sam Barklam reveals why making your extra day count will help local families like hers.
Ben and Reuben’s story
A family never imagines they will have one child who needs the services of Acorns, let alone two.
Baby Grayson had deep blue eyes and a perfect smile. For mom Becky and dad George, he was their ‘little miracle’.
Luca Atzori’s story
With the help of Acorns Children’s Hospice Tony and Zoe Atzori created a lifetime of memories with their little boy Luca.
Ethan visits Acorns for short breaks, giving his parents time to recharge and him the chance to spend time with others
Bluebell is a little ray of sunshine. At Acorns, we are here to help Bluebell and her family enjoy time together.
Six-year-old Oliver is a cheerful little chatterbox. He always got a smile on his face even when he’s not well. And he loves dinosaurs.
Marwah is a happy, bubbly little girl, who has a great sense of humour. She enjoys spending time with her family and especially likes parties and sparkly dresses.
Harry and George’s story
Harry and George are two of the cheekiest, most sociable boys. They love being noisy. The brothers both have a rare genetic condition.
Like any little girl, Cara’s favourite thing is cuddles from mum. If anyone holds her and she can hear her mum’s voice, Cara will make it very clear she’s not happy.
Karvarli is a social butterfly. He loves to be around people, spreading smiles and stealing hearts wherever he goes.