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New charity for bereaved parents receives £3,000 boost

July 24, 2018

Fundraising efforts by the team at St. Mary’s NHS Treatment Centre and a £1,000 donation from the Care UK wellbeing foundation has helped to kick-start a newly-formed charity to support bereaved parents in Hampshire.

Hospital raises £2,200 for Jeremiah’s Journey

February 12, 2018

Big hearted patients and team members at Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre have raised £2,200 over the past year for the hospital’s chosen charity, Jeremiah’s Journey.

Care UK wellbeing foundation donates £10,000 to carers’ charity

November 3, 2017

A care home in Kingston invited representatives from a charity, dedicated to supporting carers, to the home to launch an exciting new partnership – with a £10,000 donation.

Sweet music among the blossoms thanks to Care UK grant

October 20, 2017

There will be harmony and multicultural melodies amongst the blossom as a Kent charity develops a World Music garden to benefit people of all ages and backgrounds, thanks to a grant from the Care UK wellbeing foundation.

Grant boosts wellbeing in older members of Kingston’s multi-cultural community

September 22, 2017

A grant from the Care UK wellbeing foundation will enable older people from across Kingston’s communities to benefit from chair-based exercises to music that reflects their cultural diversity.

Charity uses fashion to boost the confidence and skills of disabled people

March 7, 2017

Adults living with disabilities in the Folkestone area will now have greater opportunities to learn valuable dressmaking skills, thanks to a grant from the Care UK wellbeing foundation to the charity Activities, Respite, Rehabilitation Care Centres (ARRCC).

Signed music sessions to help young children in East Kent living with disabilities

February 17, 2017

A series of fun-packed music and signing sessions for babies and toddlers living with disabilities is to go ahead in Margate, following the awarding of a grant from the Care UK wellbeing foundation.

Coffee machine helps people get on track for a new life

February 1, 2017

A barista-style coffee machine is now helping people in Manchester re-start their lives and careers, thanks to support from the charity Back on Track and funding from the Care UK wellbeing foundation.

Gigs help to break down barriers for young people with learning disabilities

January 10, 2017

Around 30 Brighton and Hove-based young people with learning disabilities will be playing monthly gigs to inclusive audiences of up to 120 people thanks to a grant from the Care UK wellbeing foundation.

Grant to support nature-inspired art classes will help combat isolation

October 11, 2016

A much-loved Fulham charity that supports older people in the community is about to start a new arts group thanks to a grant from the Care UK wellbeing foundation.

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