Kids Inspire Blog

All the latest news and views from Kids Inspire HQ

Jenny’s story

Jenny and her husband were referred to Kids Inspire when a set of life-changing circumstances turned their life together upside down. With two young children at the centre, a course of Family Therapy was the care plan that the Kids Inspire team prescribed. Read on to hear in Jenny’s words, the transformational journey their life Read more about Jenny’s story[…]

Awareness Week reach…

We’ve prepared the below to reflect on and review what happened during Kids Inspire Awareness Week. We’re pretty chuffed to highlight that we engaged with 5.5k wonderful people during our awareness week. Thanks to everyone that got involved in one way or another.

Westend legend ‘officially’ opens Hargrave House

Ruthie Henshall, our patron and supporter, last week opened our new home – Hargrave House in Great Baddow, In a ceremony that saw over 80 supporters, Essex Officials, Patron and Kids Inspire representatives enjoy a vintage afternoon tea, our headquarters was once again venue to a huge celebration! During the ribbon-cutting ceremony, Ruthie said: “Kids Read more about Westend legend ‘officially’ opens Hargrave House[…]

‘What’s it like to be me?’

A group of 10 young people came together recently for the private premiere screening of their mental health story – a story the group had written, acted, filmed and edited as a 16-week dramatherapy project. Screened at Chelmsford’s Everyman cinema, an audience made up of the project group; their families; funders; and Kids Inspire representatives Read more about ‘What’s it like to be me?’[…]

‘Kids Can Do It’ at High Chelmer, Chelmsford

High Chelmer in Chelmsford is set to welcome a local youth organisation to the shopping centre this weekend for an uplifting day of performances and talks to help raise awareness of the charity’s mission to empower vulnerable children in and around the city. Visitors to High Chelmer on Saturday 7 September will be treated to Read more about ‘Kids Can Do It’ at High Chelmer, Chelmsford[…]