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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Emotional trauma and attachment theory training is being delivered to teaching staff and cohorts of frontline professionals across Essex. Kids Inspire, in their capacity as emotional trauma resolution practitioners, secured funding from the Big Lottery’s Reaching Communities fund to write and deliver an introductory course into key theory relating to trauma and attachment. The aim Read more about Emotional trauma training for Teachers […]
As we entered the new year, we welcomed on-board a new Corporate Supporter –Barker Associates – who have pledged to support us in several ways through fundraising, volunteering and other activities over the course of the year. Barker Associates is a multi-disciplinary property consultancy with a reputation for excellence. They provide a comprehensive consultancy service Read more about Spotlight: Barker Associates[…]
Not only did we receive a record numbers of donations, gifts and food hampers, but we also received a 40% increase for recipient nominations – this is the incredibly sad truth of the wonderful Christmas Appeal that touches the hearts of so many every year. This year, over the first couple of weeks in December, Read more about Christmas Appeal 2018 -that’s a wrap![…]
Volunteering and funding has made for an inspirational combination by the KFC Foundation – one of Kids Inspire’s valued Corporate funders – this week. Handing Kids Inspire an incredible grant of over £20,000 (spread over two years up until 2020) was not enough for the East Anglian KFC team, who additionally volunteered a number of Read more about KFC FOUNDATION GO THE EXTRA MILE[…]
We have recently welcomed on-board a keen and supportive Corporate funder – New Homes Law – who have pledged to support us in several ways as we move into 2019. Who knows, we might have inspired them to take on one of our forthcoming challenges in 2019? They said: “New Homes Law are a family Read more about Spotlight: New Homes Law[…]
Back in the early September sunshine, we invited our supporters to take part in a Fun Walk, and support us they did. Not only did our supporters have a fun day out after choosing to walk 3 miles or take part in a 1 mile stroll, but they raised plenty of funds for Kids Inspire Read more about The Fun Walk Trust – our first year of taking part[…]
Once again this year, we are warmly welcoming your Christmas gift and hamper donations. All will be distributed to children and young people who, without us and you, may not have an extra-special Christmas, so please give generously! Please see flyers below which details all that you can offer in support this Christmas. Drop off Read more about Kids Inspire’s Christmas Appeal is back and bigger than ever 🎅🎁[…]
This weekend we have been invited to spend time with the community at the Eastgate Shopping Centre in Basildon: Friday 30 November & Saturday 1 December With activities and events taking place across the two days, our Christmas Cheer event promises to bring some fun, song, and dance to shopping in Basildon this weekend. Read more about Christmas Cheer in Basildon – 30 Nov & 1 Dec[…]
This Giving Tuesday we are elated to share with you an animation that has been created, edited and professionally put together for us to use. iSite TV met one of our fundraisers a year ago and pledged then to support us and the work we do with children, young people, and their families, in two Read more about Giving Tuesday[…]
What a busy, indulgent and fun couple of weeks we’ve had. We started with our ever popular (and hugely festive) Tudor Christmas Shopping event and ended last week with our annual Charity Ball – this year decadently Alpine Winter themed. At our Tudor Christmas Shopping event at Ingatestone Hall, we welcomed just under 200 guests. Read more about Festive fundraising brings cheer to all[…]