The Tick Tock Club at Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity was set up in 2006. It brings together individuals, trusts, foundations and companies, who are passionate about children’s healthcare and wish to make a real difference to the lives of thousands of children across the UK and beyond.
Our partnership with ASK Italian restaurants began in 2008 when they chose to support the charity’s Kiss it Better appeal by donating £1 for every kids menu sold during the campaign, and by asking customers to add a kiss £1 onto their bill.
“You never expect it will be you that has a poorly child. For us it was a stark reality, and a journey that left us irreversibly changed.” 22-month-old Robert underwent open heart surgery at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) when he was just six days old. His mum, Jennifer, tells their story.
The charity aims to support high quality research with the potential to improve the lives of patients at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) and beyond through better diagnosis, treatment, improved care or cures. Increasingly the charity aims to fund highly translational and practical research that will have an impact at the point of-care and on health service delivery.
Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) provides inspirational, world-class care to hundreds of children every day. We need to raise £100 million a year to fund vital redevelopment, buy the latest equipment, to give hope via parent and patient support, and to support ground-breaking research....
Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity is committed to supporting high-quality research with the potential to improve the health and wellbeing of children at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) through better diagnosis, treatment, improved care and cures. Our particular interest is the rapid translation of research to benefit our young patients.
Evgeny Lebedev, owner of The Independent and the London Evening Standard, was humbled when he witnessed a child's heart surgery at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). Here, he writes about this inspiring experience.
Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity fund dedicated play specialists and play workers to design activities for children to aid their treatment, recovery and understanding of their illness and make their time in hospital as stress-free as possible.