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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.


December 18, 2014

Las Iguanas Festive Cheer

Staff from Las Iguanas Cardiff Bay, festively displaying some Santa decorated Sombrero's, visited the ward yesterday to deliver presents to the childr... More»

December 18, 2014

Young Fundraisers

Young fundraisers have been active again.  Firstly, Hawthorn High School in Pontypridd raised an amazing £589.45 from their sponsored walk.  Pictur... More»

December 18, 2014

Eastern High School

Generous Year 9 pupils from Eastern High School have been remembering the true meaning of Christmas by raising £152 and donating gifts and shoe boxes... More»

December 9, 2014

LATCH 2014 Christmas Raffle

The 2014 Christmas Raffle was drawn today, Tuesday 9 December at 12.00 noon and the 3 lucky winners drawn out of the tombola by Dylan were:- 1st Pr... 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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