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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.

LATCH News

January 17, 2018

LATCH Trustee James Rudolf Takes on the Marathon des Sables

LATCH Trustee, James Rudolf, will be taking part in the gruelling Marathon des Sables which has been described as ‘the toughest foot race on ear... More»

January 9, 2018

Pontypridd Teenager Receives Pioneering Proton Beam Therapy in United States

A Pontypridd teenager has returned from America after receiving specialist treatment for a rare form of cancer. Michael Bowen, who attends Pont... More»

December 19, 2017

2018 Calendar Launched by HarriART in aid of LATCH

Harriet Mc-Devitt-Smith, based in Aberystwyth, has launched a beautiful 2018 Calendar called Aber by HarriART, with 25% of the profit coming direc... More»

December 12, 2017

LATCH Grand Prize Draw Winners Announced

We’re thrilled to share the names of the winners of this year’s Grand Prize Draw which were picked out by children visiting clinic and on Rain... More»

"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
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