Robynn Walker

Robynn Walker

Mum Dee shared Robynn’s story: Robynn was born prematurely on November 8, 2018 at 33 weeks – 6 weeks before schedule and was rushed to ICU (Intensive Care Unit) at Jessops Hospital in Sheffield. She was put on breathing monitors and antibiotics as mum Dee...
Adam Worker

Adam Worker

From: SelbyMum: Sara WorkerCHD: Truncus Arteriosus, Ventricular Septal Defect At our 20 week scan in Selby, we heard those words that no parent wants to hear… “there’s something wrong with the baby’s heart”. We were taken straight to see the consultant and we...
Oliver Williams

Oliver Williams

From: Sheffield Mum: Demelza Wrigley CHD: Transposition of the Great Arteries Oliver was born on 18 October 2009 at 8.11pm as Cheryl Cole was singing ‘Fight for this Love’ on The X Factor – that is my ringtone to this day!  I would like to say I have some psychic...
Leanne Race and Noah Race-Wordsworth

Leanne Race and Noah Race-Wordsworth

Leanne and her son, Noah were both born with heart defects. Leanne tells us below all about Noah’s condition, his time at the Leeds Congenital Heart Unit and how it compares to her treatment at Killingbeck nearly 30 years ago. Leanne My first year of treatment...

Fundraising on Facebook

A Facebook Fundraiser lets you raise money on Facebook and Children’s Heart Surgery Fund get 100% of the donations! Set up a dedicated page and then all you have to do is set your own fundraising goal, add your story (or use our ready made template) and then...

Kacie Holt

From: Doncaster Dilated cardiomyopathy Mum: Kailey “Kacie was admitted to Leeds Children’s Hospital and diagnosed with dilated cardiomyopathy in August 2008 when she was 10 days old. Cardiomyopathy is a disease of the heart muscle...