Kids Inspire helps disadvantaged young people turn their lives around and gives them back their future.
We support young people across Essex who are at an educational, social and/or economic disadvantage resulting from trauma or emerging mental health issues. For example they may have experienced sexual or domestic abuse, separation anxiety or significant loss.
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May 13th and 14th saw mini rugby players across Essex take part in a sponsored Haka to raise money for Kids Inspire. Organised by the wonderful Little Scrummers Rugby Classes, the weekend saw children attending classes raise over £1500. Fundraising Manager Alice Langley said It has been great working with Carly and her team – thank Read more about Little Scrummers Do The Haka For Kids Inspire[…]
On May 14th our Fundraising Manager, Alice Langley, and her family took part in Walk For Peace 2017 in aid of Kids Inspire. Mr Rafiq Hayat, National President of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community UK, welcomed everyone with wonderful words “…the name of our beautiful faith, which preaches peace and harmony, is being tainted by the twisted views Read more about Walk For Peace 2017[…]
We were thrilled to receive a cheque from Evoke 2.0, Chelmsford for £4,987.67. These funds have been used on urgently needed capital items including art materials and play equipment for our therapy rooms.
Thank you to the staff and friends at the Chelmsford Star COOP for choosing to raise funds for Kids Inspire by taking part in the Brentwood Half Marathon. Special mention must go to Cooper Bear aka Ian who proved to be very popular on the course and put in a great time considering he was Read more about Cooper Bear runs for Kids Inspire[…]
On Sunday 14th May 10 our amazing team run the 10 mile Baddow Race at the Edmund Carr Charity Races. The team was made up of Members of the fundraising team, clinical team, mentors, ex staff and friends. A great effort was put in by all despite the hilly course and unexpected hot weather. So Read more about 10 Runners, 10 Miles for 10 Years[…]
Having met the Fundraising Team through our Corporate partnership with KFC Claire Owen, HR Director of Kefco was compelled to support us even further by challenging herself to a 160 mile cycle ride to Amsterdam. This was by far the furthest Claire had ever cycled over a period of 2 days. She raised an incredible Read more about Claire Cycles To Amsterdam[…]
On May Bank Holiday Kids Inspire supporter Charlotte Smith run the Belfast marathon to help raise funds towards delivering our specialist service in Essex. Charlotte is the Manager of the White Stuff Store in the new Bond Street Development who have chosen Kids Inspire as their charity partner for the next few years. Charlotte completed Read more about Charlotte Runs The Belfast Marathon For Kids Inspire[…]
Yesterday, Kids Inspire attended IAPT’s Wellbeing Day for Mental Health Awareness Week. IAPT stands for Improving Access to Psychological Therapies – a programme which has been developed on a national scale, aiming to deliver psychological therapies to adults experiencing mental health difficulties such as depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress. IAPT’s Wellbeing Day (hosted at Anglia Read more about Kids Inspire Attend IAPT’s Wellbeing Day[…]
This Easter holidays saw Happicabs Chelmsford team up with Kids Inspire to take 24 children and their families to Colchester Zoo. The day started off at Kids Inspire HQ in Chelsmford with Happicabs drivers in high spirits at 8.30am, decorating their cars with brightly coloured balloons and Kids Inspired stickers to raise awareness for the charity Read more about Happicabs take Kids Inspire to the zoo![…]
The Mayor, Councillor Patricia Hughes, and her Deputy, Councillor Linda Denston, joined Kids Inspire and LOTS of excited children in the city centre last April for a day of Charity Egg Hunting as part of Kids Inspire’s #EggslporeChelmsford event. Starting from Market Square, clues led families on a fun tour of Chelmsford stopping to find eggs Read more about Kids Inspire’s #EggslporeChelmsford Event[…]