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Action For A-T

Kevin Whately makes the Radio 4 Appeal on behalf of Action For A-T.

Kevin Whately makes the Radio 4 Appeal on behalf of Action For A-T.

Registered Charity Number: 1145303
To Give:
- Freephone 0800 404 8144
- Freepost BBC Radio 4 Appeal. (That's the whole address. Please do not write anything else on the front of the envelope). Mark the back of the envelope 'Action For A-T'.
- Cheques should be made payable to 'Action For A-T'.

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Action For A-T

Ataxia Telangiectasia (A-T) is a rare, genetic, life-limiting condition. Children with A-T reach their physical peak around the age of 5 and due to a weakened immune system, have an increased risk of developing cancer and respiratory disorders. Action for A-T fund medical research in a quest to find a cure or therapies for this life-limiting childhood condition.

Lilly's Story

Lilly's Story

Lilly was diagnosed with A-T aged 4 after her parents noticed she was a lot more unsteady on her feet than other children her age. Now aged 9, she finds it difficult to talk, suffers from extreme fatigue and relies on a wheelchair for mobility.

Hope

Hope

We have a vision of a future where the effects of A-T are minimised. We passionately believe that with increased funding and continued global and collaborative effort, effective treatments for A-T will be developed and the lives of those affected will be changed.

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This week's Radio 4 Appeal

This week's Radio 4 Appeal

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