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CHECT is on the move!

CHECT is on the move!

CHECT is changing its office location – but don’t worry, we are still here to help you! We are changing the way we work as we enter a post-lockdown world. Following consultation with staff and after over 10 years in the same office, recent experience of...
Olivia Earns A Black Belt in Taekwondo

Olivia Earns A Black Belt in Taekwondo

Twelve-year-old Olivia Harrison from South Yorkshire has received a black belt in Taekwondo after a 4-and-a-half-year journey in the martial arts sport. Olivia Harrison was just three and half months old when she was diagnosed with bilateral retinoblastoma (Rb). She...
InFocus Digital Edition: Summer 2021

InFocus Digital Edition: Summer 2021

 We’re pleased to present the latest edition of our CHECT InFocus Magazine –  full of your stories as well as what we’ve been up to as a charity over the last few months.  This summer edition of InFocus has been produced in both a digital and print format, and...
An interview with rugby star Will Jubb

An interview with rugby star Will Jubb

Will Jubb was diagnosed with Rb at two years old and had his right eye enucleated. However, playing with one eye has not held him back from a successful rugby career. Nowadays, Will plays as a hooker for the York City Knights professional rugby league team. When did...
Our CHECT Champion Dads 2021

Our CHECT Champion Dads 2021

We often feature our wonderful CHECT mums in our stories, and we feel it’s important to recognise those amazing dads out there who go above and beyond to support their families as well. For Father’s Day, we asked children (maybe with a bit of help) to nominate their...
A tribute to Ffion Miles

A tribute to Ffion Miles

We are extremely sad to inform our members of the passing of our former trustee and dear friend Ffion Miles. Many will remember Ffion for her fun nature, passion for music and fierce intelligence. She was a real people person with lots of friends, including CHECT...