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Holly and her family, remembering her today

Mar 13, 2024

At Post Pals, we believe in the power of joy and connection, especially for families who are navigating the difficult journey of grief after losing a child. That’s why we’re reaching out to you today, asking for your support in making our upcoming trip to the...

Post Pals Memorial Weekend Appeal

Mar 9, 2024

Post Pals is turning 21 this year. Sadly, in the past 21 years, over 50 of our Pals have passed away.

Most charities stop supporting families as soon as a child passes away; those who do continue stop after 2 years. Post Pals is holding a weekend event for our memorial...

The Bunty Fund

Mar 8, 2024

very big thank you to Parc Vetcare for donating £1000 in memory of Bunty.

Bunty’s family spoke to us about some of our different project ideas and decided they would like Bunty’s fund to be used to send families to see Disney on Ice...

Annual balloon day smiles!

Mar 8, 2024

Post Pals had its annual balloon day (or is it our annual big box delivery day?).



Sad news Ryleigh

Jan 24, 2024

We’re very sad to say Ryleigh passed away this morning. Thank you to everyone who sent post to Ryleigh.

Urgent post appeal for a new Pal

Dec 2, 2023

We’re having issues adding new children to our website (new website coming soon) but have an urgent post appeal for our new Pal Ryleigh and her brother Dominic. 

Ryleigh has a terminal brain tumour and is going downhill. It would be lovely for both Releigh and Dominic to receive lots...

There’s still time to be a Christmas Elf!

Dec 2, 2023

There is still time to be an Elf this Christmas! 

Could you send an elf parcel to a pal or their sibling or parent? We ask for children’s parcels to be a valid if around £15, no value for parents.

You’ll be allocated a specific person to buy for and a note of their interests.


Happy Halloween from Post Pals

Oct 30, 2023

A big thank you to Zachary, who raised over £300 as part of his Gold Duke of Edinburgh. He did a sponsored 40-mile sponsored cycle ride for Post Pals. We used Zachary’s donations on sending a handpicked gift for all our Pals and siblings this Halloween!

New Pals

Aug 30, 2023


Sadly we’re having some big techincal problems. We are in desperate need of a new website and will be doing a new one soon but in the mean time we can’t add new children. 

The following children have joined Post Pals and would love some cheerful post. If...

Sad News- Mason

Jul 22, 2023

We’re very sad to say that Mason passed away last night. 

The first time we met Mason was at the 2016 Post Pals party, and love this photo of him taken that day. Mason often made us laugh and will be remembered by Dawn...

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