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Transforming Lives: The Power of Eyegaze Technology in Ruby’s Journey

Technology such as Eyegaze can make a profound difference in the lives of children with life-limiting conditions. Many of us take the ability to express ourselves independently for granted, but for children who visit The Ark, like Ruby, technology can open up a whole new world of communication and connection. Our partnership with organisations such

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Meet Roscoe, Gina, Arthur and Ray…

Roscoe, Gina and their 12-year-old twins Ray and Arthur have been supported by Noah’s Ark since the boys were babies. When Ray was born, he suffered a bleed on his brain, which has affected his development. Despite his conditions, his wonderful personality shines through. Roscoe explained: “Ray is a real character. He brings light into

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Iliana goes to see Ed Sheeran!

Iliana loves Ed Sheeran, so it was only natural that he was a big topic of conversation during her initial assessment with Family Link Worker, Jo. Following Iliana’s cancer diagnosis she was referred to Noah’s Ark to receive care alongside chemotherapy. During that initial assessment Natasha, Iliana’s Mum, shared with Jo:  “I don’t know what

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“Noah’s Ark were the only ones we could trust to help Alistair” – Raija, Alistair’s mum Raija and Philip have known Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospice for ten years since Alistair was just two months old. Raija describes the charity as ‘a lifesaver, particularly in those early years when there just wasn’t time to think, let