Rainbow Trust supports young people up to the age of 18 who have been diagnosed with any form of life threatening or terminal illness.
Is my brother or sister going to be ok?
We also support siblings of young people diagnosed with a serious illness. It’s important that you discuss your emotions with a trusted adult or friend.
Hanna was almost 15 when doctors discovered a tumour the size of a rugby ball growing on her liver.
“It didn’t feel real to me. It only sank in when I walked onto the oncology ward and saw the other sick children. I was okay with the news at first. I wasn’t scared but seeing my mum, who is normally so strong, break down and cry was really tough.”Read my story