The Charlie Cookson Foundation

Registered Charity Number: 1166538
South Shields, Tyne & Wear

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The Charlie Cookson Foundation (CCF) provides financial support to the parents of seriously ill children wirth life limiting conditions that require 24 hour nursing care or specialst nursing facilities. We understand how difficult life can become when you have to reduce your working hours or in fact leave your employment as your child requires 24 hour care. 

We aim to raise awareness of the difficulties faced by parents and carers who care for seriously ill children and campaigns to improve the quality of life of sick and seriously ill children, working with professionals to play an active part in the design and development of services to ensure that the needs of parents, carers and children are heard and considered.

Parents can apply for support with mortgages, utility bills, food, petrol or any other costs which may be difficult to keep up with when caring for a seriously ill child. Financial support is provided over a three month period within our one payment budget.    

'Mammys and Daddys need to be able to care for their poorly child without worrying about paying their bills. The Charlie Cookson Foundation will help to relieve some of that financial pressure so parents can focus on supporting the needs of their brave child'

(Sarah Cookson - Charlie's Mammy)

Contact Us

The Charlie Cookson Foundation 18 Denmark Centre
South Shields
Tyne & Wear
NE33 2LR

Phone: 0191 4661428

The Charlie Cookson Foundation News

4th Anniversary Ball Raises £19,428.33

Date posted: 02 Mar 2018

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Getting Chilly for Charlie 2017

Date posted: 02 Mar 2018

£1231.50...... Raised Bravvvvving The Cold… Read More»

Great North Run Weekend 2017

Date posted: 02 Mar 2018

Wow ......... £7317.75......Go Team CCF… Read More»

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Financial Information from CharityFinancials

May 2019 May 2018
Total Income £216,673 £166,192
Total Expenditure £204,889 £137,976

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