Conditions We Support

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In 2020, Variety – the Children’s Charity supported children with more than 48 different conditions. Here are some of the conditions we have supported. We help children who can’t be formally diagnosed and those who have multiple conditions. If your child has a condition that is not listed here it is highly likely we can still help. Please contact us to find out more.

A

  • Achondroplasia
  • Acquired Brain Injury
  • ADHD
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Agenesis of the Corpus Callosum
  • Aicardi Syndrome
  • Alopecia
  • Amputation
  • Andermann Syndrome
  • Angelman Syndrome
  • Antithrombin 3 Deficiency
  • Arthrogryposis
  • Arts Syndrome
  • Asperger Syndrome
  • Ataxia
  • Ataxia Telangiectasia
  • Auditory Processing Disorder
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Axonal Neuropathy

B

  • Batten Disease
  • Benign Joint Hypermobility Syndrome
  • Brain Injury
  • Bulbar Palsy

C

  • Cardiac Difficulties
  • Cardiofaciocutaneous Syndrome
  • Central Auditory Processing Disorder
  • Charcot Marie Tooth Disease
  • Chiari Malformation
  • CHARGE Syndrome
  • Chromosomal Disorder
  • Chronic Lung Disease
  • Cleft Palate
  • Cognitive Impairment
  • Congenital Glaucoma
  • Congenital Higher Airway Obstruction Syndrome (CHAOS)
  • Congential Heart Disease
  • Cortical Vision Impairment
  • Creatine Transporter Deficiency
  • Cri-Du-Chat Syndrome
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Cytomegalovirus

D

  • Dandy-Walker Syndrome
  • Development Delay
  • Diabetes (Type 1)
  • DiGeorge Syndrome
  • Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dravet Syndrome
  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
  • Dumping Syndrome
  • Duodenal Stenosis
  • Dysarthria
  • Dysgraphia
  • Dyslexia
  • Dysphasia
  • Dyspraxia
  • Dystonia

E

  • Ectodermal Dysplasia
  • Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
  • Epidermolysis Bullosa
  • Epilepsy
  • Erb’s Palsy
  • Exotropia

F

  • Facioscapulohumeral Dystrophy
  • Foetal Alcohol Syndrome
  • Fragile X Syndrome

G

  • Geliophysic Dysplasia
  • Glioblastoma
  • Global Developmental Delay
  • Goldenhar Syndrome

H

  • Hearing Impairment
  • Heart Condition
  • Hemiplegia
  • Hereditary Coproporphyria
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hydrocephaly
  • Hypermobility Joint Syndrome
  • Hypochondroplasia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypotonia
  • Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy

I

  • Intellectual Disability
  • Irlen Syndrome

J

  • Joubert Syndrome
  • Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

K

  • Keratoconus
  • Klinefelters Syndrome

L

  • Learning Difficulties
  • Lissencephaly
  • Lumbar Lordosis

M

  • Macrocephaly
  • Melas Syndrome
  • Merosin Deficiency Myopathy
  • Merosin Deficient Muscular Dystrophy
  • Metachromatic Leukodystrophy
  • Metatarsus Adductus
  • Microcephaly
  • Migrating Partial Epilepsy in Infancy
  • Miller-Dieker Syndrome
  • Mitochondrial Disease
  • Moebius Syndrome
  • Molybdenum Cofactor Deficiency
  • Mowat-Wilson Syndrome
  • Moyamoya Disease
  • Mucolipidosis
  • Muscular Atrophy
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Myofibrillar Myopathy
  • Myotonic Dystrophy

N

  • Nemaline Myopathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Nerve Palsy
  • Neuronal Migration Disorder
  • Neuropathy
  • Nystagmus

O

  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Ohdo Syndrome
  • Oppositional Defiance Disorder

P

  • Pachygyria
  • Periventricular Leukomalacia
  • Phelan-McDermid Syndrome
  • Pierpoint Syndrome
  • Pierre Robin Syndrome
  • Pitt-Hopkins Syndrome
  • Plagiocephaly
  • Polymicrogyria
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Pseudohypoaldosteronism
  • Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Complex Deficiency

R

  • Reactive Attachment Disorder
  • Receptive Language Disorder
  • Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Retinopathy
  • Rett Syndrome
  • Rubinstein-Taybi Syndrome

S

  • San Filipo Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Seizure Disorder
  • Sensory Polyneuropathy
  • Sensory Processing Disorder
  • Separation Anxiety Disorder
  • Sleep Apnoea
  • Sotos Syndrome
  • Speech Impairment
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Spondyloephiphyseal Dysplasia Congenita
  • Stroke
  • Surfactant Protein-C Deficiency

T

  • Talipes Equinovarus
  • Thalessemia
  • Tourette Syndrome
  • Trichotillomania
  • Trisomy 13
  • Turner Syndrome

U

  • Ullrich Congenital Muscular Dystrophy
  • Undiagnosed Conditions

V

  • VACTERL Association
  • Vision Impairment

W

  • Williams Syndrome
  • Wolf Hirschhorn Syndrome

X

  • Xeroderma Pigmentosum