Dreams Stories

Fulfilling a dream has a profound impact on the children and young people we work with, as well as their families, friends and carers. Here you can read some of these inspirational stories from children who have had their dream granted.

Tim

Tim

Now on maintenance chemotherapy, Tim aged 23 has his dream realised when he went to Italy.

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Elizabeth-Jane

Elizabeth-Jane

Coming from Liverpool, Elizabeth-Jane is 3 years old and has a number of serious health conditions. Dreams Come True was delighted to help with holiday in Aberdeenshire.

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Theo

Theo

3 year old Theo from Hampshire had his dream come true when he went to Longleat on holiday with his family. Theo was born with Down’s syndrome and a heart condition.

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Maryam

Maryam

Maryam’s dream was to have an iPad Pro to keep her distracted and busy whilst she’s at dialysis and attending hospital appointments.

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Emily

Due to a rare, life-limiting condition, 4 year old Emily requires regular attention throughout the day and night. Her dream was to spend time with her family and watch the Disney On Ice show.

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Connor

Connor

Living with cerebral palsy, 17 year old Connor is a massive fan of Sesame Street. Dreams Come True was delighted to help Connor meet Elmo and Grover.

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Axel

Axel

A brave Mum explains why a simple day out with their poorly son meant so much.

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Georgina

Georgina

Life was put on hold for Georgina whilst she underwent treatment for leukaemia. That was until she had her dream come true in New York.

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Jackson

Jackson

Having already undergone a bone marrow transplant for leukaemia, Jackson has been battling with a brain tumour. We were finally able to help Jackson go to Florida with his family.

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Matthew

4 year old Matthew's dream was to have a specialized travel bed so that he would be able to have sleep-overs at his Grandparents house.

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Isabelle

Isabelle

Having severe learning difficulties mean communication is particularly hard for Isabelle. Isabelle is 14 and comes from Leeds. Her dream was to have a family holiday in Cornwall.

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Leo

Leo

Global development delay affects all aspects of Leo’s life. In December, Dreams Come True was delighted to send Leo to Disneyland, Paris.

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