Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity helps to make life better for seriously ill children in the UK.
Our Roald Dahl Nurses provide support to children with serious illnesses, and their families.
We believe every child should have the best possible healthcare.
I feel very lucky to be able to play with these toys and I do everyday. If I'm feeling generous I let my little brother have a play too.
Ella, age 6 1
Marvellous project grant for sensory toys to Amy and Friends 2013
Our Roald Dahl nurse has become part of the family, like an auntie. You don’t feel stupid asking any questions at all.
Mark's mum 1
Marvellous interview 2013, talking about Roald Dahl nurse Siobhan
My role is because of, and is enhanced by, the support from Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity. I would like to say a very big thank you.
Kirsten, Roald Dahl specialist nurse 1
Interview about Kirsten's Marvellous nurse training grant 2013
Words cannot express what the weekend has done for us as a family. It gave our children a chance to mix with others with the same condition, and to talk and have fun.
Family weekend attendee 1
Recipient of a Marvellous project grant for Cavernoma Alliance residential weekend 2013
My child is here today because of our Roald Dahl occupational therapist Kate. I can’t believe this service isn’t offered to every child with the same needs.
Paul's mum 1
Marvellous interview 2013, talking about Roald Dahl Occupational Therapist Kate
The impact on a child from a Fantastic Families Grant is over months and years. A tricycle builds up confidence when they’re young and this definitely helps them when they’re older.
Social worker 1
Marvellous interview about Fantastic Families Fund 2013
Thanks to help from my Roald Dahl nurse Liz, I finally feel like I am capable of dealing with sickle cell disease. I feel like I can become who I want to be, and not allow this illness to overshadow me.
Taiwo, 19 year old 1
Marvellous interview March 2015
Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity shows support for epilepsy on Purple Day.
The Big Feastival, a fun-filled family festival is supporting seriously ill children by partnering with Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity.
Celebrate all things chocolate at the Roald Dahl Museum.
"It’s a funny thing about mothers and fathers. Even when their own child is the most disgusting little blister you could ever imagine, they still think that he or she is wonderful."
Be inspired this Spring with the marvellous Roald Dahl rose. It is available as a bare root or potted plant and £2.50 from the sale of each rose is donated to Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity.
Roald Dahl's doctor, Professor Tom Solomon, tells us about the author's fascination with medicine.
We celebrate the rarest of days to raise awareness and provide the best possible healthcare for children and families affected by rare and undiagnosed conditions.