There’s no time to lose. Your donation will help thousands of critically ill children and their families. We’re hugely grateful for your support.

Help us raise £10million over the next four years to find the treatments these critically ill children urgently need.

Thank you for thinking of Sparks.

£10 million could help fund:




Hours of Research


Your support helps transform children’s lives for generations to come.

For many children and their families, research is their only hope. We fund research to diagnose conditions and to discover kinder, more effective treatments that these children desperately need. Children like Sadie...

Nobody knows what syndrome Sadie has – her collection of conditions is so rare that her family don’t have a diagnosis. When Sadie was born three years ago, she became one of 6,000 babies born every year with SWAN, or syndrome without a name.

“Research is very important to families like ours,” says mum, Nicola, “because we need to raise awareness and vital funds to support finding out what is wrong with Sadie and other children across the country and the world.

Watch Sadie's film below:

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By post

Please ensure all cheques/postal orders are made payable to ‘Sparks’. Send it to: Sparks, 40 Bernard St, Bloomsbury, London, WC1N 1LE, UK

By phone

0207 091 7750
Open 09.00-5.30, Monday-Friday (excluding bank holidays).