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Farnborough News
March 2016
Inspirational parent members, Julie and Andrew Martin, talk about why they are running the London Marathon for HemiHelp.  

Special World
February 2016
Read our feature article about My HemiCheck on this informative SEN website.

The Daily Express
February 2016
Great to have the support of our ambassador Amanda Lamb. 

The Guardian
December 2015
Read author Susie Day’s excellent article which featured in The Guardian ‘Why we have to create more disabled characters in children’s fiction.’  Susie explains what led her to create her character Ryan, a boy with hemiplegia and encourages other authors to be more inclusive.

BBC Ouch
December 2015
Listen to young HemiHelp member, Summer Shott, join in the fun, topical debate on BBC Ouch’s festive special. BBC Ouch is the BBC’s monthly disability podcast.

Huffington Post
December 2015
Debbie Jones responded to our Awareness Week request and wrote a powerful blog about her son, the Paralympian sprinter Rhys Jones and his diagnosis of hemiplegia. We were thrilled to have this featured in The Huffington Post!

HemiHelp quarterly news roundup
December 2015
HemiHelp brings you all the latest news on welfare, health and education.  

Newark Advertiser
October 2015
Read about determined youngster Ryan Rhodes-Yeoman and his football aspirations. Hopefully a future Paralympian! 

The Comet
October 2015
Read this informative local press article, where parent member Sharon Denman talks about her son Harrison’s hemiplegia. Great picture!

HemiHelp quarterly news roundup
October 2015
HemiHelp brings you all the latest news on welfare, health and education. 

Vanity Fair
September 2015
Spot HemiHelp’s Nikki Twallin on the pages of Vanity Fair! Nikki attended the Mulberry fundraising event for HemiHelp where lovely Cressida Bonas gave a wonderful speech about our charity. 

New media coverage guide
September 2015
Planning an event? Have a story to share? Our step-by-step guide, developed for Hemiplegia Awareness Week, will help you get that all important media coverage!  

New HemiHelp secondary schools resource
August 2015
Our new education pack will help teachers better support the education of secondary school students with hemiplegia, just in time for the new school year. 

Pilotlight accolade
August 2015
HemiHelp were delighted to be featured as case-study of the month on amazing charity Pilotlight’s homepage. 

North Devon Journal
July 2015
More coverage of member Stuart Cook’s incredible fund-raising feat! 

HemiHelp quarterly news roundup
July 2015
HemiHelp brings you all the latest news on welfare, health and education.

BACCH News
June 2015
Feature article introducing HemiHelp to community child health professionals

Parents' Conference in Devon
May 2015
Lovely local press coverage of another successful HemiHelp event. Parents learnt about different aspects of the condition and shared experiences whilst children had fun with laser tag, bushcraft and arts and crafts!

Herald Express
May2015
Another positive article about the Parents' Conference featuring the Reade family

Herald Express
May 2015
Preview of the Parents' Conference in Devon, May 2015 

North Devon Journal
May 2015
Amazing member, Stuart Cook, does London to Brighton challenge to raise funds for HemiHelp!

HemiHelp quarterly news roundup
April 2015
HemiHelp brings you all the latest news on welfare, health and education.

New publication for parents of older teenagers and young adults
April 2015
Our new information booklet Stepping Back offers support and advice to parents of children reaching the ‘transition stage’ as they move into adulthood. Relevant to anyone with a child coming to or over the age of 16, the booklet deals with changing relationships and coping with increased independence.

Fun day in Farnham
April 2015
A chance for kids to try a range of sports and activites including scuba diving, tennis, dance, boccia, arts and crafts, football and music.

HemiHelp services survey
January 2015
What are the most important things HemiHelp should do? What do you think should be our priority? If you have hemiplegia or someone in your family does, please take 5 minutes to share your thoughts.

HemiHelp quarterly news roundup
December 2014
HemiHelp brings you all the latest news on welfare, health and education.

Argos makes a generous donation to HemiHelp
October 2014
A number of toys that encourage bi-manual play, coordination and balance have been donated to support HemiHelp’s fundraising in the future.

This year's Hemiplegia Awareness Week makes a splash
October 2014
Masses of people get involved in fun and creative activities to raise awareness of the hidden effects of hemiplegia.

HemiHelp launches The Hidden Effects of Hemiplegia video
October 2014
Introduced by comedian Al Murray, the video reveals some of the unseen issues that are often associated with hemiplegia.   

HemiHelp quarterly news roundup
September 2014
HemiHelp brings you all the latest news on welfare, health and education.

The HemiHelp raffle is back!
September 2014
Every year the HemiHelp raffle raises money to support people affected by hemiplegia all over the UK. Get your tickets today and win fantastic prizes!

Support for parents on the new SEN and disability system
August 2014
A new guide aimed at explaining the new SEND Code of Practice to parents has been published by the Department for Education.

NICE's new guideline on CP
July 2014
The draft scope for the cerebral palsy clinical guideline that the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence is developing is now out for consultation. Have your say!

Neurological Alliance patient experience survey launch
July 2014
The Neurological Alliance has launched a neurological patient experience survey to collate the experiences of care received by people affected by neurological conditions. The findings will be crucial in helping them understand what progress is being made in improving neurological services, and what still needs to happen.

HemiHelp quarterly news roundup
June 2014
HemiHelp brings you all the latest news on welfare, health and education.

Al Murray joins HemiHelp for a night of fun and laughter
May 2014
On 12th May HemiHelp held a fundraising comedy night at the Comedy Store, London. Parent member Paddy Lennox was a fantastic compere for the evening and the other great comics in the line-up were Al Murray, Justin Moorhouse, Jarlath Regan, Pippa Evans and Johnny Pelham.

HemiHelp quarterly news roundup
April 2014
HemiHelp brings you all the latest news on welfare, health and education.

Open consultation on supporting pupils with medical conditions at school
March 2014
In September 2014 a new duty will come into force to support pupils with medical conditions. To give your views on the draft statutory guidance, which has been developed to help governing bodies fulfil their responsabilities, please click the link above.

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