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Festive Fun Days 2018!

KidZania Christmas Exclusive The first festive event of the week was held at KidZania in Westfield’s, Shepherds Bush on Monday 11th December. KidsOut and KidZania invited children from refuges, special schools, and other charity partners in the surrounding area to attend this exclusive private event for Christmas. The children got four hours free access into the … Continue reading Festive Fun Days 2018!

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Mary Poppins Train Experience Day!

On the 11th December, Disney and Belmond British Pullman piloted a Mary Poppins themed experience day and KidsOut were given 20 spaces for this once in a lifetime trip! The group were greeted at London Victoria station by the Disney Voices choir who sung an array of well- known Disney songs. Whilst this was happening, … Continue reading Mary Poppins Train Experience Day!

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Theatre Trips to Disney’s Aladdin!

We were lucky enough to have had 100 complimentary tickets donated to us from Disney in November this year. 59 children and 41 adults attended the performance of Aladdin on Monday 5th November at the Prince Edward Theatre, London. One group that attended said the children really benefited as they “got to experience sound, colour … Continue reading Theatre Trips to Disney’s Aladdin!

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Autumn Bowling Trips!

Between October and December, KidsOut sent over 356 children and 176 adults on Fun Day out to their local TenPin bowling alley! For many, this was their first chance to take part in a fun and competitive game of bowling, and it proves very popular! Fun Days are important to vulnerable or disabled children, particularly physical activities such as … Continue reading Autumn Bowling Trips!

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Festive Cinema Trips!

Over the course of the festive period, KidsOut were offering free ODEON cinema vouchers for children and their families to visit the cinema across the UK and see a film of their choice. A total of 829 tickets were allocated to refuges and other groups throughout the UK. Some of the groups have provided us with some great … Continue reading Festive Cinema Trips!

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CSR Volunteers Needed in Midlands & Milton Keynes!

Are you a company in the Midlands or Milton Keynes areas? Are you looking for worthy causes to use for CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) days? KidsOut desperately needs teams of volunteers to audit toys to be distributed to disadvantaged children around the UK in 2019. KidsOut has been overwhelmed by the response to Giving Tree … Continue reading CSR Volunteers Needed in Midlands & Milton Keynes!

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Autumn trips to the Circus!

Throughout October and November 2018, KidsOut provided ninety-five children with the opportunity to attend a real-life circus in Wolverhampton, Hertfordshire, Milton Keynes and Nottingham. Circus Starr is a world-class non-profit circus act that offers tickets to disadvantaged children while at the same time helping to raise money for local charities and businesses. Known as the ‘circus with … Continue reading Autumn trips to the Circus!

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World Stories Wednesday: Half a Year in Grã-Bretanha

Welcome 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 Half a Year in Grã-Bretanha. This story follows Natalia, who feels homesick after travelling from Brazil to London with … Continue reading World Stories Wednesday: Half a Year in Grã-Bretanha

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Bonfire Night Treats at Smart Raspberry Cookery Workshop!

On Wednesday 24th October, KidsOut organised another cookery workshop with Smart Raspberry, and this time the children were making tasty treats for Bonfire Night! Twelve children attended the workshop where they followed some step-by-step instructions to make cheesy bonfire bread. As the bread was baking, the children prepared some delicious rocky road. One refuge worker … Continue reading Bonfire Night Treats at Smart Raspberry Cookery Workshop!

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Access Self Storage Birmingham launches Christmas appeal to fill storage rooms with gifts for KidsOut!

The annual Access Self Storage Christmas Charity appeal is now open, with local residents and businesses invited to drop off donations to the Access Self Storage Birmingham central branch. This year, the store has asked the community to donate new toys for the children and families helped by KidsOut. New toys can be left for … Continue reading Access Self Storage Birmingham launches Christmas appeal to fill storage rooms with gifts for KidsOut!

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