Give the Gift of Sleep

Please help us raise funds for our night-time breathing monitor programme and help keep children with epilepsy safe whilst they sleep. Read more

Coronavirus Appeal

With over 100 fundraising events cancelled across the UK due to coronavirus we need your support NOW in order to continue the vital work we do for children with difficult to control epilepsy. Read more

Desperately seeking fundraisers

The COVID-19 pandemic is having a serious impact on The Daisy Garland with the cancellation of over 100 fundraising events. Now more than ever we need your help. Read more

Stories

Over the years it has been our great pleasure and privilege to help thousands of children with drug-resistant epilepsy and offer positive support to their families. Read more

COVID-19

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What is childhood epilepsy?

Epilepsy affects over 600,000 people in the UK - more than 60,000 are children under the age of 16... Read more

Daisy's story

Meet Daisy Garland, the little girl behind the charity... Read more

Our Daisy Garland Ketogenic Dietitians

Our Daisy Garland Ketogenic Dietitians work in NHS hospitals nationwide successfully treating children with drug-resistant epilepsy Read more

The difference we make

The Daisy Garland improve quality of life for children with drug-resistant epilepsy. Meet some of the brave children we help... Read more

What we do

The Daisy Garland offer positive, proactive support to families of children with drug resistant epilepsy. We fund specialist ketogenic dietitians giving children the chance to reach their full potential, and offer grants for life-saving monitors keeping children safe while they sleep. Our work saves and transforms lives. Read more

What is the ketogenic diet?

The ketogenic diet is a medically supervised low-carb diet, high in fat with enough protein for growth. The diet produces ketones in the liver which help reduce seizure activity making it an extremely effective treatment in the management of drug-resistant epilepsy and GLUT1 deficiency syndrome. Read more

Daisy's Keto Café

Welcome to Daisy's Keto Café, our parent support group for families whose children are on the ketogenic diet. A closed, private group offering a safe and friendly space to share ketogenic recipes and tips under the guidance of our Daisy Garland Ketogenic Nutritionist Read more

Monitor enquiry form

The Daisy Garland night-time breathing (SATs/epilepsy) monitor programme helps keep children with drug-resistant epilepsy safe while they sleep, reducing the risk of SUDEP. Read more

Our charity film

A frank and moving interview with Sara Garland explaining why the charity was set up in her daughter Daisy's memory Read more

Ways to fundraise

Raise vital funds to support babies and children with epilepsy. Browse our A-Z list of fundraising ideas and support The Daisy Garland today! Read more

Ketogenic FAQs

Parents of children with epilepsy are pleasantly surprised at the vast array of healthy food options their child can eat on the ketogenic/Low-GI Diet Read more

Our impact and achievements

We are extremely proud to say that Daisy Garland support spans the UK from the South West of England to Scotland and Northern Ireland. Read more