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Playing with Children’s Health? Starlight Policy Campaign Webinar

Have we forgotten the importance of play?

More than 3,000 play professionals needed for children in hospital

Here's why play should be a non-negotiable in children's healthcare

A vision for the nation’s health cannot avoid children’s play.

Play transforms Frankie's life ✨

From speech therapist to health play specialist - meet Lucy!

A marathon to remember: celebrating our Starlight Superheroes

Why our Relationship Manager's work is so important

A day in the life of our Health Play Services Manager

Blenheim Palace hosts star-studded Ball for Starlight!

This election year, let's help politicians remember the power of play

Family First Nurseries raise over £15k for Starlight!

The Art of Noticing

Call for Evidence: We need your insights!

"She refused to talk to, or even look at, the nurses and doctors in fear they would hurt her."

Who's our lucky raffle winner?

“Families are central to all that we do”

Little Aila finally gets to spend her Christmas at home!

First Christmas without chemotherapy for one-year-old girl, Aila

“Real life superheroes” recognised for work in healthcare with charity awards

Our Christmas Bunting project is complete!

"He made her laugh uncontrollably, a laugh we hadn’t heard in months"

Global Marketer joins Board of Trustees

We've launched our first community health play services session!

Sfiyah's acrostic poem about Starlight!

Poem about the power of play

Day in the life: Samiya Rashid

Donation Stations: An exciting new initiative with Ryman

Play in Hospital Awards 2023: a recap!

Without play, can hospitals be bad for your child’s health?

Play Team of the Year: Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospice

Protector of Play of the Year: Debbie Smith

Health Play Specialist of the Year: Emily Hodgkins

Play in Hospital Week Runners Up

More play resources for children in hospital or risk increased trauma and poor mental health

‘TRANSFORMATIVE REPORT’ UNVEILS CRUCIAL ROLE OF CHILDREN’S PLAY IN HEALTHCARE

Sienna Miller joined us at BGCG's Charity Day!

Starlight Webinars: Play in Hospital Week 2023

Meet Jessica Renwick, a Health Play Specialist Apprentice

Chris Evans gathers the stars and cars for the greater good!

Meet Ellie, a Senior Playworker

Meet Keshia, a Community Health Play Specialist

Play is the glue that holds families together

We're joining CarFest 2023!

Meet Isaiah and his mum, Naomi

Meet Taylor Fletcher

International Women's Day

Meet Ava

Meet Leon

Dates for your diary

Cathy's 2022 Christmas Blog

“Why every child needs play”

Play in Hospital Report 2022

Health Play Specialist of the Year Runner Up: Claire Thompson

Mentor of the Year Runner Up: Vicki Belton

Play Team of the Year Runner Up: Hywel Dda Play Team

Protector of the Year Runner Up: Louise Oliver

Protector of Play of the Year: Chris Harrison

Health Play Specialist of the Year: Claire Pickett

Mentor of the Year: Claire Hardy

Play Team of the Year: North Middlesex University Hospital

Play In Hospital Week Webinars

Lights4fun Conquers the Yorkshire Challenge for Starlight

Meet Oscar

Starlight launch report on impact of Virtual Reality Distraction Therapy

Diabetes Awareness Week: Meet Seán

Lauren Smashed the 10km Tough Mudder

Meet Bertie

Meet Starlight Siblings: Georgie and Ella

Starlight Champion and Cyclist: Richard Betteridge

Amy Tackles Very First Marathon with Team Starlight

Meet Cameron

2021 Impact Report

Jack's Challenge

Meet Starlight Streamer: John Docherty

Rare Disease Day 2022: Meet Lucienne

Lauren Tackles Tough Mudder for Starlight

Meet Eva

Hannah Conquers her Challenge for Starlight

Pearl Camps Under the Stars for Starlight

The Daniels Brothers Run the London Marathon for Starlight

Meet Teddy and Lily

Meet the Atlantic Flyers: Sonny Roe

Meet the Atlantic Flyers: Si Berry

Meet the Atlantic Flyers: Phil Holdcroft

Atlantic Flyers 2021

Meet the Atlantic Flyers: Chris Carrington-Smith

Meet Eleanor

Play Team of the Year Runner Up: Royal Brompton Hospital Play Team

Health Play Specialist of the Year Runner Up: Sue Marshall

Protector of Play of the Year: Dawn McCabe

Power of Play Award: Tonya Webber

Starlight's Play Team of the Year: Ipswich Hospital

Health Play Specialist of the Year: Julie Morris

Meet Phoebe

Ken cycles for Starlight

Starlight at Delamore Art Show

The Starlight Grand Prix Auction - place your bids!

Support Starlight and celebrate Captain Tom

Hospital Services

Play in Hospital Awards 2023: a recap!

Play Team of the Year: Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospice

Protector of Play of the Year: Debbie Smith

Health Play Specialist of the Year: Emily Hodgkins

Play in Hospital Report 2022

Health Play Specialist of the Year Runner Up: Claire Thompson

Mentor of the Year Runner Up: Vicki Belton

Play Team of the Year Runner Up: Hywel Dda Play Team

Protector of the Year Runner Up: Louise Oliver

Protector of Play of the Year: Chris Harrison

Health Play Specialist of the Year: Claire Pickett

Mentor of the Year: Claire Hardy

Play Team of the Year: North Middlesex University Hospital

Play In Hospital Week Webinars

Diabetes Awareness Week: Meet Seán

Meet Cameron

Meet Eva

Meet Teddy and Lily

Meet Eleanor

Play Team of the Year Runner Up: Royal Brompton Hospital Play Team

Health Play Specialist of the Year Runner Up: Sue Marshall

Protector of Play of the Year: Dawn McCabe

Power of Play Award: Tonya Webber

Starlight's Play Team of the Year: Ipswich Hospital

Health Play Specialist of the Year: Julie Morris

Meet Phoebe

Starlight’s 2020 Health Play Specialist of the Year is crowned!

Play Week's Little Stars

Addenbrooke’s Hospital kick off the virtual Play Week celebrations

Starlight’s Bolstered Boost Boxes!

Starlight delivers a boost to those in need!

Zachary’s New Friend

Technology trial reduces isolation

Starlight crowns the second ever Health Play Specialist of the Year!

Starlight’s Christmas Pantomime Sets Sail

Starlight Celebrate Everyday Heroes during National Play in Hospital Week

Starlight Ambassador Nadiya bakes up a storm with the children of Keech

Fundraising

A marathon to remember: celebrating our Starlight Superheroes

Family First Nurseries raise over £15k for Starlight!

Lights4fun Conquers the Yorkshire Challenge for Starlight

Lauren Smashed the 10km Tough Mudder

Starlight Champion and Cyclist: Richard Betteridge

Amy Tackles Very First Marathon with Team Starlight

2021 Impact Report

Jack's Challenge

Meet Starlight Streamer: John Docherty

Lauren Tackles Tough Mudder for Starlight

Hannah Conquers her Challenge for Starlight

Pearl Camps Under the Stars for Starlight

The Daniels Brothers Run the London Marathon for Starlight

Meet the Atlantic Flyers: Sonny Roe

Meet the Atlantic Flyers: Si Berry

Meet the Atlantic Flyers: Phil Holdcroft

Atlantic Flyers 2021

Meet the Atlantic Flyers: Chris Carrington-Smith

Ken cycles for Starlight

Starlight at Delamore Art Show

The Starlight Grand Prix Auction - place your bids!

Support Starlight and celebrate Captain Tom

Hannah's steps for Starlight

Lace up your trainers and run the London Marathon for #TeamStarlight

'Tap With Tom' and get moving for Starlight

Star Jumping for Starlight!

Team Starlight Spirit at the 2019 London Marathon!

CarFest ‘Do More Good’ in 2019

‘Oar’ Inspiring evening at the Blenheim By Starlight Ball

Oar Inspiring 1st British team to complete epic Atlantic challenge