What we do

Dreams Come True is a national Children's Charity who exists to deliver dreams to children who have it tough. We believe every child has the right to dream, no matter who they are or where they live. More info

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Donate Now

Our dreams bring moments of magic that have a lasting impact for years to come. Donate now and make dreams come true for children who have it tough. Donate Now

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Amount raised: £147.90

Who we support

To ensure we reach the children who deserve our attention the most, we work with children who are living in the highest areas of deprivation in the country, and are living with a disability, serious illness, or life-limiting conditions. More info

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Get Involved

If you're looking to help make more dreams come true, then fundraising is one of the best ways to do it. We have plenty of ways for you to get involved! More info

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What is a Dream?

Whether it's a break for a young cancer patient, a specially adapted trike for a child with cerebral palsy, a tablet to help an autistic teenager develop their communication skills, or a seriously ill child’s room makeover. Each dream brings a moments of magic and has a lasting impact for years to come. More info

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Free Gift in Wills Guide

Download our Free Gifts in Wills Guide that's packed with useful information to help you make an informed choice, and a little more about why a gift in your Will makes such a difference to the children and families we support. More info

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Refer a child

We only accept referrals from medical, healthcare, or social care professionals.  Applications are on a first come first served basis, to ensure that no child is waiting too long for delivery of their dream.

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Making a difference

100%

Of the dreams we deliver are to those living in the most disadvantaged communities in the UK

706

The impact we had last year on children who have it tough.

100,000

The number of children that can benefit from our support

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Our blog

  • Behind the dreams - meet Penny!

    Have you ever wondered who the magical people behind our dreams are? Well, meet Penny, one of our incredible Dreams Coordinators. Read more

  • Footballer, Luke Staton's ultra-marathon for Dreams Come True

    Ex footballer, Luke Staton, is running his first ultra-marathon this September to raise money for UK charity supporting children living with a disability, serious illness, or life-limiting condition. Read more

  • Dream trip to Alton Towers!

    Five years ago, Blazej was diagnosed with tumours on his kidneys. Now Blazej's has had kidney transplant, Dreams Come True sent him and his family on a fun trip with wild rides and water slides at Alton Towers! Read more

Latest events

  • Brighton Marathon 2023

    Experience the unforgettable with incredible crowds and scenery in the immensely popular Brighton Marathon.  Read more

  • Edinburgh Half Marathon 2023

    This fast, flat course takes in the sites of Edinburgh, including Arthur’s Seat, Scottish Parliament and the National Museum of Scotland. Read more

  • Scotland's Kiltwalk

    Grab your tartan and help raise funds for Dreams Come True. Everything you raise will be topped up by 50% thanks to The Hunter Foundation* Read more