“Healing doesn’t just happen in hospitals and laughter may very well be the best medicine” Paul Newman

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Barretstown Big Picnic

Barretstown Big Picnic

We are hosting our annual Barretstown Big Picnic* on Saturday 14th July 2018 from 11am – 5pm and everyone is invited to come along. The Big Picnic* is set to be an action-packed day of serious fun activities. Fossett’s Circus will perform three live shows for attendees (booking essential) and there will be plenty of other activities on the day as well.

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Sarah's Appeal

No child should go through the pain and suffering that my little girl did. But the reality is ...

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Aidan's Appeal

Cancer took Aidan to a bad place. But Barretstown pulled him back into the light again ...

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What is Barretstown?

At Barretstown we run residential camps and programmes for children and their families affected by cancer and serious illness.

We offer a range of adventurous, fun and challenging activities which are supported behind the scenes by 24 hour on site medical and nursing care.

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