Weʼve raised £830 to Get help towards getting Oliver a disability pushchair
- Gravesend, UK
- Funded on Thursday, 31st January 2019
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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.
- 1 year ago
Carole Bergin1 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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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
May 25, 2018
I hope the operation goes well and that he has a speedy recovery. All the best Tina - TQY CC branch
May 24, 2018
Lots of Love Durham Newcross xxxx
May 24, 2018
Hope you get what you need, Newcross Office - Isle of Wight
Apr 21, 2018
Sending lots of love with this xx
Apr 18, 2018
Thank you Keith Bergin x
Apr 16, 2018
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