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About LATCH

  • A History of LATCH

    LATCH was formed in 1982 by a group of families and friends who recognised that the children diagnosed with cancer or leukaemia and their families not only needed medical support, but also social and welfare support to ease the huge financial and emotional burden. Read more »
  • LATCH People

    From volunteers to trustees, running LATCH is very much a group effort. Find out more about the people who work tirelessly to help support children with cancer in Wales. Read more »
  • LATCH Branches

    LATCH have several branches across Wales who co-ordinate and organise fundraising activities within their own local communities as well as providing a useful local support network to families. Read more »
  • How much does it cost to run LATCH?

    Find out how much LATCH needs to raise to cover its day to day running costs, and a breakdown of how LATCH spends the money that our fundraisers have generated. Read more »
Latest News

January 25, 2018

Rowena Jones, Paediatric Nurse Specialist, Receives MBE
The outstanding service of clinical, managerial and voluntary staff throughout the NHS has been recognised in the 2018 New Year’s Honours, with health sector recipients… More»

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 earth’…. More»

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