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Closed 03/04/2021

209%
£941
raised of £450 target by 49 supporters

    Weʼve raised £941 to Charlie has a heart defect and has had multiple surgeries. We need to find him a special bed to Keep him safe but unable to get funding

    Funded on Saturday, 3rd April 2021

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    At Charlie‘s 20 week scan they found a hole in his hear and he was diagnosed with AVSD, as well as t21. Charlie has been in and out of hospital since he was 2 months old. At 3 months old, he had increased difficulty in breathing and he required a heart repair. Once in Bristol hospital, he went under a complete repair of his AVSD. Unfortunately, they were unable to repair it fully and required a further operation. After a week in PICU, he wasnt showing any improvement, so they performed the second operation giving him a mechanical valve and a permanent pacemaker. After a month later, Charlie then became ill againa and was rushed to hospital, where they found a blood clot. Whilst undergoing Thrombolysis, Charlie had 3 cardiac arrests. This process then had to happen again in 2019, but on the last ocassion he produced a line infection which he would need 6 weeks of antibiotics. For this to be done hee needed a hickman line but unfortunately after 3 weeks this snapped. They tried to repair the line but this did not work. We agreed to have to pacemaker moved so he could have a Gastostromy fitted. After one night, Charlie became unwell and they investigated to discover he had internal bleeding where they had moved his pacemaker. Charlie now needs a special bed to help keep him safe and we would love to be able to raise £450 to help him get that

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    • Zara Lavers1 year ago
      Zara Lavers

      Zara Lavers

      1 year ago

      We have reached 100% of the original target. Thank you to everyone who has donated so far. Robert, Charlie’s dad, called the bed business with the great news, but unfortunately they have folded as a business, so we need to increase the target to £800! We are very nearly there, please help Charlie ❤️

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    49

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Dec 17, 2020

      Message for Charlie’s family: Happy Christmas to you all and may Charlie sleep happily and safely in his new bed. X

      £10.00

    • Farah Dann

      Farah Dann

      Dec 12, 2020

      Well done Zara hope he gets the bed and care he needs for his future needs. X

      £10.00

    • Danielle Johnston

      Danielle Johnston

      Dec 9, 2020

      For a beautiful boy from players from diamond divas

      £26.00

    • Jennie Facey

      Jennie Facey

      Dec 9, 2020

      Such a gorgeous little warrior. Go Charlie! Xxx

      £10.00

    • Jo eden

      Jo eden

      Dec 8, 2020

      £5.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Dec 8, 2020

      Great cause x

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Dec 8, 2020

      Charlie is destined to be a very strong and determined adult. GO CHARLIE !

      £20.00

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