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- 'I knew then that we hadn’t been forgotten about, people actually cared about me and other children scarred by domestic violence.'
- 'It was nice being able to bond and feel completely relaxed and reminded me we are on our way to creating new, happy memories together without feeling permanently on edge or having to worry about anything other than just having fun together.'
- 'My children had left home to go to refuge and had virtually nothing - [Toy Box] changed that. It has helped them have a sense of having their own things again.'
- 'They were transfixed – clapping, laughing, dancing. I often talk with my four-year-old about this trip – he likes to remember it just before bedtime.'
News & Views
New Year Cinema Trips!
Throughout the months of January to March KidsOut provided 2,372 free cinema tickets to children up and down the country! This allowed them and their families to watch a film of their choice at one of the many ODEON cinema’s across the UK. Some of the refuge workers caring for these families were keen to share a … Continue reading New Year Cinema Trips!
Volunteers help audit thousands of toys!
Over the Christmas period KidsOut received in the region of 45,000 toys (this includes the Giving Tree, Toy Fair, and other Christmas donations). Throughout January to March, the KidsOut team and many willing and generous volunteers audited the entirety of these donations across our two storage sites in Milton Keynes and Birmingham. The team would like to … Continue reading Volunteers help audit thousands of toys!
World Stories Wednesday: Pandora’s Box
After a short break, KidsOut is happy to welcome you to this week’s World Stories Wednesday! Every week, KidsOut showcases one of the amazing tales from our World Stories database, giving you a flavour of the breadth and diversity of our collection. This week’s story is Pandora’s Box. The Greek gods give a mysterious box to … Continue reading World Stories Wednesday: Pandora’s Box
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