Kids Inspire Blog

All the latest news and views from Kids Inspire HQ

Spotlight: Perrywood Garden Centre, Tiptree, Essex

We are delighted to have been chosen as one of Perrywood,Tiptree, charities of the year – an independent, family-owned garden centre and nursery. The family run team work to produce and source quality plants and products for homes and gardens. Located between Tiptree and Kelvedon (with a second garden centre in Sudbury), the popular garden centre and nursery has Read more about Spotlight: Perrywood Garden Centre, Tiptree, Essex[…]

What are we doing during Children’s Mental Health Week…

…We are busy delivering emotional trauma training to teachers and leaders in Essex, with the aim of making a positive difference to young lives in Essex. As adults we are often guilty of comparing life through photos and posts we see on social media, and we all know how tough life is for young people Read more about What are we doing during Children’s Mental Health Week…[…]

‘What’s it like to be me’: The premiere

Young people shared ‘their mental health story’ last night to a private screening cinema audience made up of close family, friends and funders. The premiere of the short film explored issues such as: Stress Anxiety Fear Panic Loneliness Poor body image Anger and aggression Risky behaviour Unsuitable relationships The Adolescent Brain And offered a raw Read more about ‘What’s it like to be me’: The premiere[…]

Emotional trauma training for Teachers 

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 […]

Spotlight: Barker Associates

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[…]