9 May · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

Welcome Santosh Mordekar to our Advisory Panel!

We are absolutely delighted to welcome Dr Santosh Mordekar to our professional advisory panel! Santosh is a Consultant Paediatric Neurologist at Sheffield Children’s Hospital, and clinical lead for Intrathecal Baclofen Service (ITB), movement disorder and spasticity service for children in South Yorkshire.   He’s also achieved an incredible amount in his career, such as his establishing multidisciplinary …


1 Mar · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

EDT Childhood Encephalitis Study Day for Professionals

Our Childhood Encephalitis Study Day for Professionals was even more successful than we could have imagined!   We are so grateful to our incredible speakers for giving up their time to present such informative and gripping talks. It was wonderful to see so many people from such different professions all wanting to learn more about Childhood Encephalitis.   …


1 Feb · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

Our 5th Birthday Party!

On Sunday 10th March 2019 we will be celebrating our 5th Birthday Party at Whirlowbrook Hall in Sheffield! Fun for all the family, with entertainment and a yummy afternoon tea for all.   You can download our poster below for further information,  buy your tickets here or  email   We can’t wait to see you there …


30 Jan · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

Educating the Educators

Super meeting today with the Special Education Needs Department from the Department of Education, discussing improving support for children and young people with an Acquired Brain Injury within the education system – helping to educate teachers & SENCOS about ABI.   It was fabulous to be with our N-ABLES team again!  


25 Jan · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

EDT Winter Ball – 15th November 2019 – Early Bird offer!!

Following on from our hugely fun and successful 2018 winter ball, we are having another ball this November – so save the date 15th November in your diaries and book your table now!   Book before 31st May 2019 and receive a couple of bottles of fizz on your table 🙂 Join us for a …


4 Dec · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

World Snooker Legends Chosen Charity

We are absolutely delighted to announce that we’ve been selected to be the chosen charity for the World Snooker Seniors Legends Tour Final!   The Final takes places on April 11th 2019 at the Crucible Theatre Sheffield – and we can’t wait! It’s such a proud moment for us to have been chosen as the …


17 Nov · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

Our 2018 Winter Ball

WOW! Last night we held our second EDT Winter Ball, and what an incredible night of dancing, fizz, friends & fundraising it was!    So many of our wonderful supporters came – including the amazing Lord Mayor of Sheffield Magid Magid; BBC Click’s Kate Russel, who donated her time to compère the evening; and the very …


27 Sep · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

Launch of our Amazing New ABI Rehab Guidance Toolbox – Worldwide!

  This Thursday 27th September 2018, we are immensely proud to be announcing the launch of our Paediatric Rehabilitation ‘Toolbox’ that we have been working on together with The IPBIS (International Pediatric Brain Injury Society) – this incredible project was funded entirely by funds raised by all of The Eden Dora Trust’s supporters!   The Toolbox …


19 Sep · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

Sheffield Chamber of Commerce: Charity of the Year Shortlisted!

Everyone here at The Eden Dora Trust for Children with Enchephalitis is delighted to say that we have just been shortlisted for the Sheffield Chamber of Commerce Charity of the Year!     Whatever the outcome, we are so happy to have been chosen for the shortlist – and are excited to continue forming relationships …


24 Jun · EdenDoraTrust · No Comments

‘Brain on Fire’ Film – OUT NOW!!

We are so so happy to announce that the fabulous & simply inspirational Susannah Cahalan‘s book, about her journey with Encephalitis, “Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness” – has been adapted into a film, which is launching on Netflix next Friday!!    ‪It’s a beautifully unadulterated look at the reality of Encephalitis (starring Chloë Grace Moretz!)   ‬You can …