The latest photos and CHECT Champions Awards from our family day out at Discover Children’s’ Story Centre
Have you, or someone you love, been affected by Rb? Would you like to share your story to raise awareness and help others going through the same thing?
Not only did we end up making two research fund awards rather one, we are also excited to be offering a PhD grant for the first time in many years.
Isaac was diagnosed with Rb and is living with a visual impairment. He explains how the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust has helped him to build his confidence.
See the latest photos from our 2019 CHECT family days out in Leicester and Scotland.
A research group at the University at Buffalo outlines their work on new and improved drug therapies for retinoblastoma.
Christmas is a time of joy and celebration, but for Laila Ollie, it was the moment they discovered that their little boy had to have his eye removed.
Kyle’s family travelled from Malta to the UK for his Rb treatment when he was two years old. Now aged 20, he shares his experience of growing up with an artificial eye.
A CHECT Ambassador was recently the guest of honour at a Vision Express store – cutting off the Store Manager’s long locks to raise money for CHECT.
Eve Smyth is a 62-year-old second-generation Rb survivor. She shares her advice, as well as her fascinating story of growing up blind and how she managed to find the strength to adopt after tragically losing her son to trilateral Rb.
Josh’s family moved to the other side of the world to the UK after he was diagnosed with unilateral Rb. Now 17 years old, his Rb experience certainly has not held him back especially when it comes to succeeding in sports and academia.
Genetics student Armita, who had bilateral Rb as a child, shares her experience assisting with Professor Ohnuma’s research, funded by CHECT.