Category Archives: A Siblings Wish

The charity A Sibling’s Wish: turning grief into support for bereaved siblings

September 17th, 2018: September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month which brings attention to the problem of childhood cancer, the challenges of treating cancer in children, the underfunded research in childhood cancer, and all the issues associated with a child battling this disease, … Continue reading

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Founder of A Sibling’s Wish, Sarah Hext attends the Women of The Year Lunch

  October 22nd, 2017: On October 16th Sarah Hext, founder of A Sibling’s Wish and mom of “fly high buddy” Harvey Hext, attended the Women of the Year Lunch in London, UK. In attendance also Camilla Duchess of Cornwall.  The Women … Continue reading

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A Sibling’s Wish, a year of cherished memories for siblings

   August 19th, 2017:  A Sibling’s Wish is marking its very first year as an officially registered charity in the UK. A Sibling’s Wish has reached an important milestone by delivering its 100th memory box to a grieving child. A … Continue reading

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Harvey Hext’s Gift

  July 30, 2017:  This day marks the birthdate for two very special boys, Harvey Hext and his twin brother, Spencer. Together as “partners in crime” they won the hearts of their hometown of Winford, the whole of Chew Valley, and later … Continue reading

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Fly high buddy- remembering Harvey Hext

  November 29th, 2016:    Harvey was a cheeky boy, full of life who liked to cause trouble with his twin sibling Spencer. In 2010, Harvey was diagnosed with stage 4 high risk neuroblastoma at the age of 3. Soon after … Continue reading

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ASW and CACCC: Helping Families Cope

Chelsea Angels Children’s Cancer Charity shared this moving testimonial on Facebook yesterday. Here is the link to the FaceBook post. Spencer’s Mum Sarah Hext who is the founder of  A Siblings Wish then shared this touching photo of Spencer playing with … Continue reading

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The Harvey Hext Trust: A Siblings’ Wish

The Harvey Hext Trust-A Siblings’ Wish is a charity set up by the family of Harvey Hext, a young child who passed away on November 29th, 2015 after battling neuroblastoma and an aggressive form of sarcoma. Harvey met Louis at … Continue reading

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