£750 awarded to local family

Wed Feb 13 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

We have granted £750 to a local family to help fund a trip to Lourdes via a specialist jumbulance. Kate has born on 27th February 2009 normally but after 2 weeks contracted streptococcus b which led on to meningitis.

We have granted £750 to a local family to help fund a trip to Lourdes via a specialist jumbulance. Kate has born on 27th February 2009 normally but after 2 weeks contracted streptococcus b which led on to meningitis. Unfortunately as the years passed, whilst Kate did survive the damage has to her brain has been huge, and this has of course to led many other conditions as a consequences of this. Kate can't walk, can't talk, can't eat, is half deaf , has limited vision and is on oxygen 24/ 7. She is under a palliative care pathway. Her family have said "We are getting to a time of her life where there is little that can be done medically, and we are trying to give her as many positive experiences as we can in the time she has left."