Rare Disease Day - 28th February 2015

Raising Positive Awareness of CMN on a Global Scale!

Caring Matters Now charity is working in partnership with the world-renowned photographer Brock Elbank, who is best known for his recent series ‘Freckles’ which appeared in media outlets worldwide.  As part of the ‘Freckles’ series, Brock photographed a young lady from Barcelona who has CMN (Congenital Melanocytic Naevus) and as a result, Brock Elbank felt compelled to reach […]

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The Caring Matters Now 20th Anniversary online auction is now LIVE!

The Caring Matters Now 20th Anniversary online auction is now LIVE!

To celebrate our charity’s 20th anniversary, we are holding a prestigious celebratory ball in Liverpool on the 3rd June. During the event, guests will have the opportunity to bid for some very special auction items with all profits going towards the CMN research.  The GREAT news is, you and your friends can also bid on any […]

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Ava & Friends Tenner Challenge

Ava & Friends Tenner Challenge

Me and my friends, Alex Brown and Kacy Harrison took part in the tenner challenge because we were one of the selected 7 groups to participate. We were given £10 to start a small business, ours was selling cakes with cake toppers on them. We sold cakes every break and lunch for 4 weeks from […]

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Teens Big Day Out

This will be a great, team building and social gathering for all those affected by CMN aged 12yrs – 17yrs. Email: info@caringmattersnow.co.uk for more information or to confirm attendance. Lunch will be provided for all those attending. For all our young people aged 12yrs – 16yrs, you must be accompanied by an adult.  If you […]

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Winners and runners up with the Jessica Ma Award 2016

Jessica Ma Award 2016

In December 2014 one of our founding trustees Jessica Ma lost her battle with cancer. Jessica was not only a trustee to the Caring Matters Now charity, but also an amazing, courageous and inspirational friend to many in the charity and beyond. Jessica was passionate about Caring Matters Now and the trustees feel her loss […]

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Launching our 2016 CMN Christmas Campaign

Launching the CMN Christmas Campaign 2016

Buy your family & friends a gift this Christmas time, which will last a lifetime! Caring Matters Now has launched a Christmas Gift/Card campaign.   You can make a lasting difference to the lives of those affected by CMN this Christmas time. Rather than spending your money on Christmas gifts or cards that don’t last, […]

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Online Support

Facebook group for registered members of the Caring Matters Now Charity The charity’s primary aim for social media interaction is for Caring Matters Now members to receive up to date information about the charity, and to give a safe platform for Caring Matters Now members to interact with one another. Therefore, we have created a […]

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CMN 20th Anniversary Celebratory Ball

20th Anniversary Celebratory Ball

Caring Matters Now is holding a prestigious 20th Anniversary Celebratory Ball at the Hilton Hotel in Liverpool on Saturday 3rd June 2017 at 7pm. The aim of the event is to raise funds to support the work of Caring Matters Now including the CMN research at Great Ormond Street Hospital. The Caring Matters Now trustees would […]

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Raise money for CMN by completing a Tandem Skydive in 2017

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Be a part of our 20th Anniversary celebrations and do something amazing – Join the 2017 CMN Tandem Sky Dive Team! After a very successful event in 2014 Caring Matters Now and Click and Jump have teamed up to offer you a tandem day at BPS Langar Airfield, to celebrate the charity’s 20th anniversary. When: […]

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Yorkshire 3 Peak Challenge – 20 May 2017

Val Unsworth, fellow founder of Caring Matters Now (Jodi’s mum), wanted to do something special to celebrate our charity’s 20th anniversary in 2017. Being so involved since the very beginning Val has seen the successful developments of Caring Matters Now and wants to celebrate this huge milestone. You can hear Val’s story here. So, to […]

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Adults with CMN Social Gathering – 11th February 2017

Date: Saturday 11th February 2017 Venue: The Wesley 81-103 – Euston Street, London, NW1 2EZ Time: 11am – 2pm Presentation by Dr Veronica Kinsler followed by a Q&A session. Caring Matters Now will then lay on lunch for all attendees giving everyone an opportunity to chat openly and share stories/experiences and generally just be together […]

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CMN Regional Support Gathering Belfast – Jan 2017

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** No attendance from Dr Kinsler at this event** The CMN Regional Gatherings are organised by the regional support contact and attended by some of the CMN trustees. The aims of the Regional Gatherings are to: Give one-to-one support to those affected by CMN and their families Give an opportunity for CMN members to meet […]

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CMN Regional Support Gathering South East – May 2017

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** No attendance from Dr Kinsler at this event** The CMN Regional Gatherings are organised by the regional support contact and attended by some of the CMN trustees. The aims of the Regional Gatherings are to: Give one-to-one support to those affected by CMN and their families Give an opportunity for CMN members to meet […]

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CMN Regional Support Gathering North East – June 2017

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** No attendance from Dr Kinsler at this event** The CMN Regional Gatherings are organised by the regional support contact and attended by some of the CMN trustees. The aims of the Regional Gatherings are to: Give one-to-one support to those affected by CMN and their families Give an opportunity for CMN members to meet […]

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CMN Regional Support Gathering South West (Bristol) – June 2017

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** No attendance from Dr Kinsler at this event** The CMN Regional Gatherings are organised by the regional support contact and attended by some of the CMN trustees. The aims of the Regional Gatherings are to: Give one-to-one support to those affected by CMN and their families Give an opportunity for CMN members to meet […]

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CMN Regional Support Gathering East Anglia – Sept 2017

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** No attendance from Dr Kinsler at this event** The CMN Regional Gatherings are organised by the regional support contact and attended by some of the CMN trustees. The aims of the Regional Gatherings are to: Give one-to-one support to those affected by CMN and their families Give an opportunity for CMN members to meet […]

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CMN Cake & Coffee Morning – 24 & 25 June 2016

CMN Caake & Coffee Morning - 24 & 25 June 2016

Hello my name is Ava and my brother Harrison has CMN. You may remember me as last year I did a sponsored silence and raised £170.20 for the charity, as I have been trying hard to be a CMN Champion. This year, my nan registered online to do the special CMN coffee morning on 24th […]

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Support our next ’7 Challenges on 7 Continents’ event…. AUSTRALIA 2017

Support our next '7 Challenges on 7 Continents’ event…. AUSTRALIA 2017

We are excited to announce that our next major challenge on continent number four is taking place in AUSTRALASIA We are teaming up with Nevus Support Australia to form a CMN team to take on the Winery Marathon in Sydney Australia on Sunday 16th July 2017.  This is our 4th challenge in reaching our aim […]

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Coffee & Cake Morning Weekend 2017

CMN Coffee & Cake Morning 2016

The dates for the 2017 Coffee & Cake morning are Friday 23rd June – Sunday 25th June 2017, so put these dates in your diary now! This is a fun and easy way for all of us, regardless of where we are in the UK, to get involved and help raise funds for Caring Matters […]

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3 Mile Swim to Raise Awareness & Funds for CMN & Caring Matters Now

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My sister and I decided to take on a 3 mile swim to raise awareness and funds for CMN and Caring Matters Now. We trained for around 3 months starting with a very basic 20-30 length swim and growing this weekly until we were doing one full length swim amongst shorter ones each week for […]

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