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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Kids Inspire runs a highly successful mentoring programme which helps children and young people throughout Essex. In order to offer this support, our volunteer mentors are required to undertake a comprehensive training programme. Our next training session is on Sunday 4th March at 3pm at the Kids Inspire HQ in Fox Crescent, Chelmsford. We are Read more about Do you have a child or children aged 7-18 years who can help with our mentor training programme?[…]
We are delighted to support #childrensmentalhealthweek Children’s Mental Health week runs from 5th to 11th February 2018. This is a week when everyone who is involved in children’s lives can talk about and address mental health issues and emotional wellbeing. The theme of this year’s event is #BeingOurselves which is intended to encourage children to Read more about Kids Inspire Supports Children’s Mental Health Week![…]
Kids Inspire have been selected as one of the featured charities in the My Favourite Voucher Codes Charity Poll during February 2018. Three charities are featured every month, with the opportunity for the winner to receive 20% of the site’s profits for that month. My Favourite Voucher Codes features a selection of discounts, deals and Read more about Vote for Kids Inspire in the ‘My Favourite Voucher Codes’ Charity Poll[…]
Our Popular Kids Who Lunch Club is back in February!
We are looking for local people who can give up an hour a week to help a young person By donating your time on a regular basis, you can start changing the life of a young person and their perspective on what the world can offer. Visiting the park, playing a board game, making fun Read more about Could you be a mentor for Kids Inspire?[…]
Kids Inspire has completed another record breaking Christmas Appeal and has caught the attention of Prime Minster Teresa May after a visit from local Chelmsford MP Vicky Ford. Kids Inspire has become the 2nd ever “follow” on Twitter by Teresa May, highlighting the plight of the families and children we support. The fantastic response to the Christmas Appeal from Read more about Christmas Appeal Hits the Headlines[…]
On 12th October we held our annual Golf Day at Chelmsford Golf Club. We welcomed 90 golfers to the stunning club based just a few miles from our office in Chelmsford. After bacon rolls 23 teams teed off in glorious sunshine. Some great Golf was played and the team prize went to Wilkins Kennedy . Read more about Sell out Golf Day is a hit[…]
Thank you to everyone who has supported Kids Inspire throughout 2017. Your generosity has helped us to continue to work with the most vulnerable young people in our community. Thank you to all the companies, local groups and organisations who have made us their charity and raised incredible amounts of money, they include, KFC, Barratt Read more about A Thank you from Kids Inspire[…]