Welcome to The Grand Appeal - Bristol Children's Hospital Charity

Wallace & Gromit’s Grand Appeal, the Bristol Children’s Hospital Charity, provides cutting edge, life-saving equipment, family accommodation and arts, music and play therapy for patients and their families at Bristol Children’s Hospital.

Since 1995, The Grand Appeal has raised over £31 million to transform the lives of sick babies and children at Bristol Children’s Hospital and the Special Care Baby Unit. Bristol Children’s Hospital is one of the UK’s leading children’s hospitals, treating over 100,000 patients every year from across the South West, South Wales and beyond with life-threatening illnesses and serves as the paediatric intensive care centre for the whole South West region.


Latest Event

Visit Shaun in the City!

70 giant sculptures of Shaun the Sheep are coming to Bristol from 6th July to 31st August, in a public arts trail to raise funds for The Grand Appeal!

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How we help


Bristol Children’s Hospital is the paediatric intensive care centre for the whole south west region, serving families from as far afield as St Ives and Haverfordwest.

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