Hi there, we’re Hope

We’re a registered UK charity set up in 2009. We support young people when a close family member is diagnosed with a life-threatening illness, such as cancer.

Find out more about us below, or join our online tribe to follow our exciting journey with monthly emails. You can also contact Hope HQ to find out more about us.

Find out more about us

  • Our Y-Team

    Check out these amazing young volunteers. The Y-Team makes Hope right for the young people we help.

  • Our Trustees and Patron

    Alongside our staff team and Y-Teams, our wonderful Trustees and Patron support us every step of the way.

  • A History of Hope

    From our very first meeting in a local coffee shop, to supporting hundreds of young people across the UK, we’ve come a long way since 2009.

  • Our BBC Lifeline Appeal

    The BBC Lifeline Appeal for Hope Support Services is our first appearance on national telly!

  • Testimonials

    See what others have said about us, including young people, parents, and professionals.

Read our latest reports

Following the issues, journeys and outcomes of Hope’s young people, our impact report infographic illustrates what our qualitative and quantitative data really means for the families we support.

We’ve teamed up with the Children’s Research Centre at the Open University to undertake research into the need for services to support young people when a loved one is seriously ill – examining the support young people need, the ways in which we address those requirements and the benefits that young people get from our service.

Keep up with our day-to-day news