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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.

LATCH News

July 18, 2014

‘Happy Feet’ conquer National Three Peaks

After conquering the Welsh Three Peaks challenge last year, Andy Gait, Amanda Williams, Suzanne Lee, Jonathan Harrhy, Dee Pattemore and Alison Hazeldi... More»

July 18, 2014

Newton Beer & Pop Festival 2014

Porthcawl's biggest outdoor free music event will take place this year on Saturday 23 August 2014 at Newton Green, Newton, Porthcawl from 10.30am. ... More»

July 15, 2014

Radyr & Morganstown Festival

LATCH were chosen by the Radyr & Morganstown Association as the 2014 Charity and had a very busy time in May visiting a lot of the events that wer... More»

May 21, 2014

Fantastic Walking

Year 11, 12 and 13 pupils from St John Baptist Church in Wales High School recently organised a sponsored walk which they called 'The Valley Walk'... More»

Lola's Story
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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
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