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£830raised of £700 target by 27 supporters

    Weʼve raised £830 to Get help towards getting Oliver a disability pushchair

    Gravesend, UK
    Funded on Thursday, 31st January 2019

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    Story

    Our Grandson Oliver 18 months ago was diagnosed with a rare condition called Fibro-Adipose vascular Anomaly (FAVA). FAVA is a very painful condition which caused swelling of the limb difficulties walking and doing normal everyday activities . Oliver walks on tip toes because of this condition, he can not walk very far, tires easily and relies a lot on his buggy , however due to his weight a normal buggy is no longer suitable because this is very painful and uncomfortable for him.
    Oliver now needs a disability pushchair which not only supports his leg a lot better but would also enable him to sleep and feel more comfortable. a child wheelchair is not suitable as he does not have the support he needs and can not lay back to sleep.
    in the next 3-4 months Oliver is due to have his second operation on his leg where he will be in plaster cast for 6 months and will need intensive physio to learn to walk. run and use the leg all over again.

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    • Carole  Bergin1 year ago
      Carole  Bergin

      Carole Bergin

      1 year ago

      Thank you everyone that has donated. Oliver now has his pushchair, and is enjoying family days out. Many of you have asked if there is anything else that Oliver requires.we are now raising money for an ipad for him to take into hospital with him. My daughter and myself are so overwhelmed with the generosity that you have shown and continue to show. tThank you again.

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    Supporters

    27

    • s harrison

      s harrison

      May 27, 2018

      just a little something from linda honeysett (ritas neighbour) rita knight and all the klan (lisa steve and kids).hope it helps and good luck with the target.xx

      £50.00

    • Tina Whitehouse

      Tina Whitehouse

      May 25, 2018

      I hope the operation goes well and that he has a speedy recovery. All the best Tina - TQY CC branch

      £5.00

    • Claire Gray

      Claire Gray

      May 24, 2018

      Lots of Love Durham Newcross xxxx

      £5.00

    • sarah brownrigg

      sarah brownrigg

      May 24, 2018

      Hope you get what you need, Newcross Office - Isle of Wight

      £10.00

    • Wendy Lewis

      Wendy Lewis

      Apr 21, 2018

      Sending lots of love with this xx

      £10.00

    • CAROLE BERGIN

      CAROLE BERGIN

      Apr 18, 2018

      Thank you Keith Bergin x

      £70.00

    • Jodie Melville

      Jodie Melville

      Apr 16, 2018

      £20.00

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    Carole  Bergin

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    Gravesend, UK

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