Race Archive

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Shine’s aim is to engage, empower and enable all our members to have better lives by helping them to share with others their personal experiences of life with spina bifida.

1st October 2021 Spina Bifida Awareness Balloon Race

Shine provides specialist advice and information to professionals working in healthcare and education.

September 4th Professional Support - Medical & Education

Shine’s Health Development Team are vital to our approach to supporting our members during the current crisis. 

1st August 2021 Health Advice Service Appeal 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.  

3rd July 2021 Shine’s Support & Development Workers

Shine supports thousands of adults living with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus, across England, Wales and Northern Ireland. 

1st June 2021 Adult Support Balloon Race

Shine’s Folic for Life programme focuses on raising awareness of the benefits of introducing and encouraging the habitual supplementation of folic acid into daily routines. 

1st May 2021 Go Folic Balloon Race!!

Our teenage support programme covers a wide a range of support for young people and their families/carers

1st March 2021Shine's Balloon Race for Teenage Support Programme

Hydrocephalus, a build-up of fluid on the brain, can develop at any time in anyone’s life. Hydrocephalus can make daily life extremely challenging for many of our members.

February 14th 2021,  Hydrocephalus Awareness Race

Early intervention is critical if we are to improve outcomes for those with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus and associated conditions. 

Shine's Little Stars Balloon Race.

Shine provides specialist advice and information to professionals working in healthcare and education. We aim to deepen understanding of spina bifida and hydrocephalus to provide the best possible outcome for our members.

Professional Support Balloon Race