Category Archives: Children’s Services

KidsOut teams up with the Big Juicy Christmas Appeal to support families in Scottish refuges!

The Big Juicy Appreciation Society, a Facebook fan group started through a mutual love of Scotland’s favourite pint, has used its army of 33,000 members to pack over 7,500 food parcels for families in need this Christmas. Teaming up with the charity KidsOut, group admins reached out to some of the UKs biggest brands for … Continue reading KidsOut teams up with the Big Juicy Christmas Appeal to support families in Scottish refuges!

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2020: The Year So Far

2020 has been a tough year for many of us, none more so than the families KidsOut supports. Covid-19 has led to a domestic abuse crisis. One call relating to domestic abuse was made to police every 30 seconds in the first seven weeks of lockdown. Most children arrive at a women’s refuge with only … Continue reading 2020: The Year So Far

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KidsOut receives 1,200 Toy Boxes from Hasbro!

KidsOut were delighted to receive an amazing donation of 1,200 boxes of brand-new toys from Hasbro. The toys will be distributed to children entering women’s refuges around the UK as part of KidsOut’s Toy Box service. With an average of 10 toys per box, a total of roughly 12,000 toys were packed and donated by … Continue reading KidsOut receives 1,200 Toy Boxes from Hasbro!

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KidsOut and the Home Office Provide Essential Food Vouchers to Victims of Domestic Abuse

The Home Office has funded KidsOut’s initiative to support victims of domestic abuse during the Covid-19 pandemic. A grant of £130,000 has enabled KidsOut to deliver £25 supermarket vouchers to families living in refuge between July and October 2020. KidsOut is the only national charity working with every Women’s Aid Federation refuge in the UK … Continue reading KidsOut and the Home Office Provide Essential Food Vouchers to Victims of Domestic Abuse

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KidsOut receives 1,500 toy robots from Velcro Companies

The KidsOut team are delighted to have received a generous donation of 1,500 VELCRO® Brand toy robots. An artic lorry full of brand-new Blocks toys was delivered to the KidsOut warehouse on Tuesday 4th August 2020. The toys will be used to support the mental welfare of disadvantaged children through KidsOut’s Toy Box service. “We are so … Continue reading KidsOut receives 1,500 toy robots from Velcro Companies

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KidsOut donates over £5,000 worth of toys and activities to Alfie’s Hardship Fund

KidsOut has donated over £5,000 worth of brand-new toys and activities to help young children, harmed by crime and now isolating inside due to COVID-19, enjoy themselves. KidsOut donated some wonderful toys and activities that will be distributed by the charity Embrace to children harmed by crime and now isolating at home. These toys will … Continue reading KidsOut donates over £5,000 worth of toys and activities to Alfie’s Hardship Fund

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Fantastic Response to KidsOut and Direct Line Group’s Coronavirus Relief to Domestic Abuse Victims

Over March and April 2020, KidsOut launched its “KidsIn” initiative in response to the Covid-19 outbreak. With the generous backing of the Direct Line Group, the charity provided £50 worth of food vouchers to 3,200 families self-isolating in women’s refuges and over £100 worth of brand-new toys to 5,362 children in refuge. The majority of … Continue reading Fantastic Response to KidsOut and Direct Line Group’s Coronavirus Relief to Domestic Abuse Victims

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KidsIn 8000

UPDATE: Due to overwhelming demand, KidsOut is delighted to announce that the new fundraising initiative ‘KidsIn 8000’ has been extended to taking place over the whole of June 2020! The charity needs your help to raise £80,000 to enable KidsOut to give 8,000 children and mothers in refuge the opportunity to go on a fun … Continue reading KidsIn 8000

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KidsOut receives 8,000 cuddly bears from Aurora!

The KidsOut team are delighted to have received a generous donation of 8,000 soft toys from Aurora World Ltd. Two lorries full of cuddly bears from the hit We’re Going on a Bear Hunt were delivered to the KidsOut warehouse on Monday 20th April 2020. Most of the toys will be used to support the … Continue reading KidsOut receives 8,000 cuddly bears from Aurora!

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KidsOut delivers over 5,000 Toy Boxes with the support of Direct Line Group & FedEx!

With the Covid-19 outbreak hitting communities across the UK, the KidsOut team have been busy delivering emergency Toy Boxes to every child living in a Women’s Aid refuge! Each box is worth over £100 and filled with brand new toys and activities for children to enjoy while self-isolating indoors. KidsOut would not have been able … Continue reading KidsOut delivers over 5,000 Toy Boxes with the support of Direct Line Group & FedEx!

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