Weʼve raised £2,325 to help equip Dylan with all the specialist equipment he shall need at home
- Time left
- Funded on Friday, 10th February 2017
Crowdfunding is a new type of fundraising where you can raise funds for your own personal cause, even if you're not a registered charity.
The page owner is responsible for the distribution of funds raised
Dylan has his own Facebook page: All About Dylan. Please like the page to follow his progress and what is purchased with the donations.
On Wednesday 18th November 2015, Dylan had a choking incident whilst eating his lunch. He was eating a ham sandwich & a piece of ham got stuck, Dylan's Mummy, Ally, reacted quickly to try to remove the ham but unfortunately he went in to cardiac arrest. Having had training Ally started CPR & dialled 999. Very quickly there were 6 paramedics attending to Dylan, 2 of whom were from the Air Ambulance.
Dylan had a down time of 45 minutes, meaning his brain was without oxygen for this long. He was airlifted to Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, where he has remained since.
Dylan spent 1 week & 1 day on PICU (Pediatric Intensive Care Unit) a time that was very worrying for his Mummy & family as they waited to see if Dylan would survive. From here Dylan spent 4 days on HDU & then moved to the Neurosciences ward where he has been since.
Dylan has been diagnosed with Global Hypoxia (severe brain damage), as a result he has Dystonia, meaning he is very rigid in his body & suffers from spasms, which can be very painful for Dylan.
Allyson Wheatley9 months ago
Thank you for all your generous donations. If you would like to follow Dylans progress please like his Facebook page All About Dylan
Share this update to help us raise more
Allyson Wheatley started crowdfunding
Leave a message of support
Jan 29, 2017
Sorry it's not a large donation , all the best with your little angel 😇 xx
Jan 10, 2017
You and your family are doing such an amazing job.hope you raise enough to help get dylan home and all the help he need. Xxx
Nov 4, 2016
This is monies Raised by Natasha Jones Teresa Perkins & Lynsey Norris with their Halloween Spooktacular thank you all for the support to get Dylan home soon
Oct 27, 2016
All our love hope Dylan is come with you for Christmas love Jodie and family x
Oct 23, 2016
From a Mother, to another <3I saw your story and my heart broke I wish I could donate more
Oct 20, 2016
Oct 20, 2016
A little something to help a very brave boy and his family. I wish you all well.
Great people make things happen
Do you know anyone in need or maybe want to help a local community cause?
Create you own page and donʼt let that cause go unfunded!Start a new PageAbout Crowdfunding