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£420raised of £10,000 target by 12 supporters

    Weʼve raised £420 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
    Funded on Wednesday, 4th January 2017

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    Story

    My name is Lyra and I’m 2 in February, and I love to laugh, roll like crazy on the floor and play with my big brother, Joseph.

    As I grew older, my Mummy and Daddy noticed I wasn’t doing things I should. We saw lots and lots of Doctors who say I may have Cerebral Palsy, but I am still having tests.

    It means that I can’t walk or talk, and really struggle to sit on my own. I have to do lots of physio everyday – even if I don’t want to – I also have muscle spasms which means my little body can’t move and locks up. BUT I started to crawl in September, and now Mummy has put up special gates, but they smile and say they ‘love it’.

    Mummy and Daddy want to take me to have intensive Oxygen Therapy in Slovakia which helps children with neurological problems. It will be hard work because I will have to do about 5 hour’s physio a day and I’ll miss my Daddy and Brother.

    I’ll also need to find someone to help me do my extra physio in between my sessions with the nice ladies at the hospital.

    Mummy and Daddy are planning lots of events and you can find them on my Facebook page ‘Lyra Can’... and my brother is even going to do a sponsored silence!?!

    He really wants me to shout his name and chase him, as much as I want to chase him!

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      12

      • Patrick McCarthy

        Patrick McCarthy

        Dec 19, 2016

        She looks a fighter and we should always support a fighter!

        £50.00

      • 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

      • Karen Jones

        Karen Jones

        Nov 11, 2016

        Thinking of you all and good luck with the fund raising xxx

        £10.00

      • Mo Machin

        Mo Machin

        Oct 8, 2016

        good luck with the fundraising for beautiful Lyra.

        £50.00

      • Wes Davies

        Wes Davies

        Oct 7, 2016

        £10.00

      About the fundraiser
      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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