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£370raised of £10,000 target by 11 supporters

Weʼre raising £10,000 to help Lyra. She's a happy, bright girl who has Cerebral Palsy. New treatments are not on the NHS - our fundraising is to make sure 'Lyra Can'

Location
Cannock, United Kingdom
Time left
54 days to go

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Lyra is our happy, beautiful and bright little girl. She enjoys listening to books and music, and playing with her big brother, Joseph.

But Lyra has Cerebral Palsy, which means she may not be able to sit, stand, walk or talk when older. We do physio with her every day and, while she still struggles to sit up unaided, thanks to our hard work and her physio team she has started to crawl – this was a massive surprise.

But it’s a sad fact that a lot of the new and exciting treatments that can really help Lyra in the future are not available on the NHS, so we have set up this fund to help pay for extra treatment and aids.

We can’t say yet exactly what the money will be used for as she is still a little small for the Doctor’s to say what’s best, but some good examples are Oxygen Therapy which is around £2,000, Trunk Therapy £7,000, Bobath 2 weeks treatment £3,900, SDR (Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy) Operation from £15,000 plus...

We will be organising lots of events, but are asking you to join in too and plan something. Please let us know so we can share your event and thank you.

We will of course keep everyone updated with Lyra’s progress and what the money is being spent on via our Facebook Page.

Thank you all in advance.

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    2 months ago

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    • Louise Hagland

      Louise Hagland

      Nov 20, 2016

      Hope you get to your goal! Such a gorgeous little lady!

      £20.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Nov 12, 2016

      Sending all our love.X

      £145.00

    • Eleanor Reeves

      Eleanor Reeves

      Nov 12, 2016

      With love to Lyra from Ellie, John & Albie.

      £25.00

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    Mark Davis

    Mark Davis

    Cannock, United Kingdom

    My name is Mark and I'm the proud Daddy of Lyra who is nearly 2 years old and Joseph who is 7. Lyra has Cerebral Palsy, currently she can't sit on her own, walk, stand or talk... or babble really.

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