Global’s Make Some Noise grants £95,000

BIG news! We’ve received a grant from Global’s Make Some Noise for £95,000 – which is nearly triple the amount we were hoping for. The grant will fund a Creative Psychotherapist for two years, who will continue our work supporting children and young to improve their life skills, self-worth and their relationships. Working with 15 Read more about Global’s Make Some Noise grants £95,000[…]

Essex to Amsterdam cyclists gear up with a team training ride

With 11 weeks to go a group of eight cyclists taking on Kids Inspire’s first bespoke cycle challenge to Amsterdam met for a training session this weekend. The training ride which went from Unique Results in Chelmsford covered over 24 miles across the city. Already over 30 cyclists have committed to take on the 140-mile Read more about Essex to Amsterdam cyclists gear up with a team training ride[…]

Children’s emotional wellbeing to benefit from charitable partnership

Kids Inspire, The Children’s Society and Southend YMCA have formed a partnership to support the emotional wellbeing needs of children, young people and their families across Essex. The partnership, which is made up of experienced children’s mental health and youth professionals from the three organisations, formed some months ago and was successful in bidding for a Read more about Children’s emotional wellbeing to benefit from charitable partnership[…]

INTRODUCING: Inspire Essex Wellbeing Services

Inspire Essex Wellbeing Services is the private arm of the Kids Inspire Organisation. It will offer the same professional mental health and wellbeing services available under Kids Inspire and will return all profits made into the heart of the Kids Inspire organisation – the charitable arm. Recognised and celebrated for it’s aim and focus, Inspire Read more about INTRODUCING: Inspire Essex Wellbeing Services[…]

‘Stay Alive’ support service

Funding has been granted for a new support service for young people (aged 5-25) presenting vulnerable to suicidal thoughts or self-harming actions However, even with substantial funding from Postcode Community Trust and Futures for Kids, additional funds will help to increase the reach following a recent significant rise in referrals for this type of service Read more about ‘Stay Alive’ support service[…]

Charity lunch opens up about how ‘one size’ of therapy does not fit all children

Over 100 ladies heard how therapy for children’s mental health and wellbeing is tailored on a case by case basis during a fundraising lunch in support of Kids Inspire. Shopping, fashion, a delicious two-course lunch and prosecco were all on the agenda for the leisurely lunch at the Channels Estate in Little Waltham on Friday Read more about Charity lunch opens up about how ‘one size’ of therapy does not fit all children[…]

SPOTLIGHT: Countryside Properties

Countryside Properties, based in Brentwood, has named Kids Inspire as their charity of the year. Throughout the year, the group intend to support the charity through volunteering and raising funds by hosting a variety of fundraising events, including quiz nights, raffles, bake offs, dress down days, donations from pop-up shops and more! The leading UK Read more about SPOTLIGHT: Countryside Properties[…]