Stacey’s Story

Hi, I’m Stacey and I was born with a large bathing trunk nevus and multiple satellites all over my face and body. Despite being different to other kids I had a really good childhood and I owe so much of this to my parents. Mum and dad never treated me any different. We went on…

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Thames Bridges Trek

Thames Bridges Trek – 12th September 2020 Setting out from Putney Bridge, this 25km trek will take you east towards the City, zig-zagging over London’s finest bridges, each with its own fascinating story. A great opportunity to walk and explore the best of London and its historic bridges while having fun and raising money with…

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CMN Conference 2019 Review

In July we held our first residential support conference at Liddington PGL Conference Centre with 112 attendees. The crammed packed 3-day programme catered for all ages, including fun outdoor pursuit activities for the children and teens, off-site activities for our adult members, psycho-social presentations and workshops for parents, adults and teens affected by CMN, plus…

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A message from Ronnie!

Hi everyone! My name is Ronnie, and I’m the new Caring Matters Now mascot! I’ve been given a mission, and I’m so excited to start! My mission has two aims; first, to raise global awareness of Congenital Melanocytic Naevus. I’m going to do this by travelling all over the world, and posting pictures of my…

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London to Paris Cycle Challenge 2020

We are seeking any enthusiastic cyclists to challenge themselves for Caring Matters Now! Sign up to the London to Paris Cycle Challenge 2019 to raise vital funds for our charity. We’ll spend 4 days in the saddle, cycling 311 miles from capital to capital. Cycling through English countryside from Kent to Dover, before crossing the…

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Teens Fundraising Challenge 2020

You have the opportunity to climb London’s superstar attraction whilst getting to know other Caring Matters Now teenagers. We are seeking a team of teens to climb the rooftop of the O2 Arena. This event is open to all our members aged 13 years – 19 years. Saturday 13th June 2020 Fundraising aim: £300 Booking…

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Eve’s Story

Our Warrior Princess Written by Eve’s mum – Sabrina After a perfectly normal pregnancy, Eve was born on the 8th August 2018 with a very rare skin condition called Congenital Melanocytic Naevi (CMN). This is a gene mutation that caused more than half her body to be covered in moles/birthmarks. An MRI at 6 days…

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