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£10,085
raised of £3,000 target by 260 supporters

    Weʼve raised £10,085 to help fund essential travel and accommodation for family visiting Louis in French hospital.

    Funded on Friday, 6th October 2023

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    On the evening of Tuesday 28th March, Louis (our much loved 24 year old son and brother) was suddenly struck with a severe brain aneurysm. For various reasons, he was unfortunately unable to be transported to the UK for urgent medical attention and was instead airlifted to a specialist in Caen, Northern France. At time of writing, following several procedures, Louis is in a very deep but stable induced coma but in critical condition. As a family, we of course want to be by his side as much as possible especially given that things can change so quickly however this is made incredibly difficult both financially and logistically by the facility being overseas from our homes. Caen is not an easily accessible part of France from the UK/Wales (where Louis’ parents, sister and step parents are based) nor is it easily accessible from Guernsey where his extended family and friends are based. The only direct transport is via ferry or driving via the channel tunnel- both of which take a long time. We have been advised by doctors that there is a possibility of having him transported to the UK however this will only be possible if and when he is stable enough for travel. We‘ve been told he could be in France for the forseeable future and, as we are sure can be imagined, this puts an enormous strain on finances given we expect to be travelling a lot and of course also will require some kind of accomodation nearby to Louis. Day to day life and work cannot continue as normal at present, placing additional pressures on immediate family. If you are in any position to help, we would greatly appreciate your support. No amount is too little. Thank you for your support ❤️

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    • Steph Laine1 year ago
      Steph Laine

      Steph Laine

      1 year ago

      Oh. My. Goodness. From the bottom of mine and my family’s hearts, thank you all so so so much for your incredible generosity and support. We are absolutely stunned and so appreciative- we have been bawling our eyes out over it. It’s really such a huge help and relief knowing that the pressure has been taken off slightly of one part of this horrific situation. It’s really restored our faith in humanity as truth be told we’ve been let down so much by some people within medical services over the last couple of days. Thank you again so much ❤️

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    Supporters

    260

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Apr 19, 2023

      £10.00

    • Susi

      Susi

      Apr 19, 2023

      We continue to pray for all the familly . You are not alone x

    • Alex Spinola

      Alex Spinola

      Apr 7, 2023

      Sending you the best mate. Hope you’re better soon. Donations from us at JS & SON

      £1,000.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Apr 6, 2023

      £100.00

    • Gina

      Gina

      Apr 5, 2023

      Continuing to send my love and prayers to you all for a really positive outcome in this horrible situation ❤️

    • Hutchinson Family

      Hutchinson Family

      Apr 5, 2023

      Get well soon Louis, we are all thinking of you x

      £20.00

    • Hicks family

      Hicks family

      Apr 4, 2023

      Thinking & praying for you all xx

      £40.00

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