Music fan Corey now has his very own iPad

​Listening to music helps Corey manage his autism as it quickly calms him down. Corey's new iPad has given him control and Mum says he’s now a lot calmer and happier. Read more

Zahra's Dream Was To Feed The Lions!

Zahra was referred for a dream from her school. They told us: “she loves lions, so an experience where she can meet lions close up would be amazing. When speaking to mum it became even clearer how much Zahra loves lions. Ever since they bought a painting of a lion and put it on the wall at home, Zahra has been fascinated. Read more

It's a Dream Theatre Trip for Bristnall Hall Academy!

Students at Bristnall Hall Academy have recently enjoyed an incredible theatre experience at the Birmingham Hippodrome provided by Dreams Come True Charity. Read more

Halton Lodge Children's Centre Sensory Room

Halton Lodge Children’s Centre recently had the launch of their re-fitted sensory room which will bring essential sensory stimulation for children in the local area living with a disability, serious illness or life limiting condition. The community space makeover was delivered as part of our Community Dreams programme. Read more

Tavyian's New Dream Trike Has Arrived!

Tavyian, 9, lives with Downs Syndrome and came to us with a dream of an adapted trike, with a basket, as he loves to take his teddies and books with him. He suffers significant pain in his back and feet if he is standing or walking for any length of time. This makes it difficult to go anywhere, as he is too heavy to carry. ​ Read more

Jayden's Mickey Mouse Dream Bedroom Comes True!

Jayden, 8, is non-verbal, and his autism results in significant impairment in his social interactions and social communication. When Jayden came to Dreams Come True he didn’t want to play or sleep in his room. Read more

Which? Trusted Traders Partnership helping make more dreams come true

We are delighted to announce a new partnership with Which? Trusted Traders where their endorsed traders will help us deliver dreams to children and young people across disadvantaged communities across the UK. Read more

Eliasi can now sing and dance in style!

Eliasi is a talented young boy who absolutely loves music. He plays all sorts of instruments, including the drums and the guitar and has loved to sing and dance since he was little. Eliasi is very cheerful and full of optimism but having downs syndrome means that he sometimes struggles to make his thoughts clear and communicate with others who may not understand him. Read more

Dreams Come True at The Lancasterian School

The Lancasterian school in West Didsbury recently had their dreams come true with the delivery of 14 specially adapted trikes. The trikes were donated as part of our ongoing purpose, to enrich the lives of children and young people with serious and life limiting conditions by directly supporting those living in the hardest to reach areas of the UK. Read more

Looking forward to the trikes coming to school…

Fran is a smiley 13 year old who loves teasing people. He is one of those rare people who will happily support both Manchester City and Manchester United when they are playing! Read more

What an iPad means for Martin…

Meet Martin, he is a bubbly energetic and happy boy, but has the ability to change very quickly. Martin is non- verbal and often finds it difficult to communicate. This can cause him to lash out, become very angry, hit and throw things. Read more

Carson's Dream Climbing Frame

Carson’s dreams was to have a climbing frame in his back garden that he could play on with his sister, and that's exactly what he got! But this is no ordinary climbing frame – this is the king of climbing frames...Read more. Read more

Angel's Dream Bedroom Makeover

Angel has spina bifida and hydrocephalus, which means she is paralysed from the waist down. Her mum, Martina, is a single parent with five children. Angel’s dream was to have a bedroom makeover. “At one stage, Angel didn’t want anyone around her. She didn’t want anyone in that bedroom. Read more... Read more

Alana's Dream Trike

A dream trike for Alana really making her day! Alana is 9 years old and enjoys sensory activities which help her to feel calm...Read Alana's dream story here. Read more

Sam's New Trike

Dream recipient Sam and his new trike! Enjoying his new freedom. Read more

Emergency Appeal 2020, thank you!

On behalf of all the children and families we support, as well as our trustees and staff at Dreams Come True, I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you for taking the time to donate to our recent Emergency Appeal. Read more... Read more

Virtual Marathon Series!

Get fit, have fun or compete at the highest levels. Our Virtual Marathon Series have something for everyone! Read more

Be Kind Virtual Run

We've teamed up with Breaking Strain Events who are organising a 31 day virtual run for to help raise money for dreams! Read more

COVID-19 and Dreams Come True

We are deeply concerned about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and its impact on our beneficiaries, volunteers, staff and loved ones. Read more

Coronavirus Update Events and Challenges

We are sorry to confirm that due to the Coronavirus outbreak, the 2020 London Marathon has been postponed. Currently, the new date for the London Marathon is Sunday the 4th of October 2020, with other events and challenges most likely to be affected. Read more