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LATCH Grants Exceed £385,000 in 2018

The LATCH Social Worker Team assist families in applying for a range of LATCH grants designed to ease the financial burden, and in 2018 alone, LATCH gave out grants totalling over £385,184 to families of children with cancer and leukaemia for essential support such as travel to and from the hospital, heating bills and even mortgage and rent shortfalls.

Tech Entrepreneur Takes on World’s Highest Free-Standing Mountain in aid of LATCH

Standing at 5,895 metres high - Kilimanjaro remains one of the world's great challenges. Brian Stoke ...

Emyr’s Karavan4theKidz Upgraded in time for New Season

LATCH’s Emyr Owen Branch, based in Porthcawl fundraise tirelessly throughout the year in order to ra ...

Brave Isabel Williams Supports Cancer Charities with Publication of Book

Isabel Williams from Penygroes, Carmarthenshire, was diagnosed with a brain tumour in April 2015, wh ...

New LATCH Handbook Launched for Families

This month, LATCH is proud to launch a new Handbook for each and every family of a child with cancer ...

Cycle Around the World this June in aid of LATCH

We’re very excited to be a part of bigmoose’s cycling around the world event which takes place at Ca ...

Free Cinema Screenings for LATCH Families

LATCH and Film Hub Wales are pleased to present viewings of some of the latest family films at Pontardawe Arts Centre absolutely free this February!

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 o ...

Support LATCH with Facebook Fundraising

We’re thrilled to share that our application to benefit from Facebook Fundraising has been accepted, ...

Take Part in the LATCH Sober January Challenge

With Christmas and New Year fast approaching, many of us will indulge in more than our fair share of ...


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