Alison’s Story: Living with HHH

January 11, 2017

Poppy is our youngest daughter. She is a two year old little girl born on bonfire night 2013 and at Christmas 2015 she was diagnosed with Hyperornithinemia Hyperammonemia Homocitrullinuria or HHH. In the beginning Poppy developed well, putting weight on as expected. She smiled, rolled over, crawled and stood when expected and was a ‘well’ […]

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A-Z of Fundraising Ideas: B

January 5, 2017

Continuing our blog series of fundraising ideas, today is brought to you by the letter B! Whether you’re a first time or regular fundraiser we all need a little inspiration sometimes, so to give you a helping hand we are putting all of our favourite fundraising ideas together in a handy series of blog posts! […]

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A Day in the Life – Julie Kempster

Continuing our Day in the Life feature, giving an insight into the work we do here at Climb, and showcasing the different roles that the team performs, their aspirations, celebrations and the challenges that they face. Today we are putting our Development and Engagement Co-ordinator Julie Kempster in the spotlight! With her bubbly personality and fantastic baking […]

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Samantha’s story: Living with GA1

December 2, 2016

Our daughter Beatrix was born a few days early and was 5lb 8oz. The midwives were very happy with her and we were sent home the same day. Being our first child we were very anxious and worried about all the normal things new parents do. I can remember when the midwife came to carry […]

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Patient Guide to Contacting Members of Parliament

November 21, 2016

We are often contacted by patients who have been denied access to treatments from which they feel they could benefit.  Here are some practical things that you could consider doing to raise this issue and campaign for change. Contact your local MP As elected representatives in Parliament, MPs are able to take up issues on […]

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9 Chocolate-Free Advent Calendars for Kids

November 15, 2016

With advent looming, it’s time to start getting excited about opening up those 24 little windows…but what if your child can’t eat chocolate? Luckily, all sorts of alternative calendars are springing up each year, with everything from candles and jewellery to coffee and pork scratchings!  We’ve rounded up 9 of our favourite non-chocolate advent calendars […]

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A–Z of Fundraising Ideas: A

November 2, 2016

Here at Climb HQ, we get loads of calls from lovely people who want to raise money to support us, but don’t know where to start. Whether you’re a first time or regular fundraiser we all need a little inspiration sometimes, so to give you a helping hand we are putting all of our favourite […]

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A Day in the Life – Helen Morris

September 16, 2016

Welcome to our new Day in the Life feature which gives an insight into the work we do here at Climb HQ, showcasing the different roles that the team performs, their aspirations, celebrations and the challenges that they face. We’re kicking off the series by putting our Research and Information Officer Helen Morris in the spotlight! […]

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