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Demand for our services is at an all-time high as we strive to ensure our members have access to the support they need today, and in the future. Your donation would enable our Health Development Team to continue their vital preventative work and potentially save lives.  

Health Advice Service Balloon Race

Shine’s Support & Development Workers are key to realising the proactive approach we are taking in ensuring our members stay safe and well throughout this pandemic.

Shine's Support and Development Workers

Shine is working hard to overcome the many challenges COVID-19 (coronavirus) has presented, with demand for our services at an all-time high. 

COVID -19 Appeal Balloon Race

Shunts are vital in saving the lives of our members.  

May 2020 Shunt Alert

Brig, Shaun, Julie, Paul and I would like to invite all Shine staff to take part in a balloon race on the 14th April…. It would be so nice to see the entire Shine family taking part and sharing a little fun

Thanks Gayle and the team xx

April 14th Staff Balloon Race

Spina bifida/hydrocephalus within a baby is diagnosed when the prospective mother attends a routine ultrasound scan. Shine’s details are given to parents giving them the opportunity to contact our trained staff, who can help with both practical and emotional support

March 1st 2020 Shine’s Supporting Newborns

The funds raised from this event will support the many people that are voluntary carers for those living with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus. These include parents, grandparents, family members and dedicated friends. 

February 2020 - Race For Carers

A fun way for our school to support Hydrocephalus Awareness Week! 

Take part and help Shine raise awareness of the condition and funds which will help us continue to support more than 11,000 people living with or affected by the condition across England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

7th February 2020 Allens Croft Nursery School Virtual Balloon Race for Hydrocephalus Awareness Week

Shine is dedicated to supporting babies, children and adults living with spina bifida and hydrocephalus – two disabilities which require a very special kind of care and support.

Shine's 'Benny & Bella' New Year Virtual Balloon Race January 2020