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Welcome to LATCH
LATCH is a charity that supports the children who are receiving treatment for cancer at the Children’s Hospital for Wales and their families.

Having a child diagnosed with cancer or leukaemia comes as a devastating blow. Faced with a period of months and sometimes years of gruelling treatment and an unknown future, the related ups and downs are often referred to by families as like being on a rollercoaster.


November 21, 2014

Children’s Art Exhibition

A very special exhibition will be held at the Penarth Pier Pavilion on Friday, November 28 as children supported by LATCH Welsh Children’s Cancer C... More»

November 17, 2014

Velothon Wales 2015

Event Details Date: 14 June 2015 Location: Cardiff Registration fee: £30 Fundraising pledge: £350 Distance: 50km o... More»

November 14, 2014

Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow!!

Hair today, gone tomorrow!!! That’s exactly how Rachel Whitefield felt when her locks were shaved off in front of a home crowd at Bridgend’s Brewe... More»

November 7, 2014

Three Village Tour

We had a lovely visit today, Friday 7 November from two of the organisers of the Three Village Tour, Richard Jones and Richard Satherley.  In 2006, a... More»

Read about Velothon Wales 2015
Lola's Story
Morgan's Story

"LATCH made our stay easier and less stressful. You are a Godsend to so many families."
Ms B, Monmouth
"Jamie had not smiled for a week in isolation prior to his bone marrow transplant. The toys came from LATCH and he positively beamed."
Mrs T, Merthyr Tydfil
LATCH is so flexible and was there every time we needed help.
Mrs J, Cardigan
Meet our Corporate Sponsors

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