Carefree Kids is a children’s charity based in the London Borough of Waltham Forest
Since 2004 we have been providing emotional support to children, teenagers and their parents and carers.
We use non-directive therapeutic play, art therapy, dramatherapy and dance/movement therapy to help release troubling emotions that may be difficult to communicate verbally or in other ways.
Sat 28 February 2015
RSVP by: Wed 25 Feb 2015
We are holding our spring term study day at Forest School. All welcome — volunteers old and new/other interested parties. Free entry.
Find out more and how to book: Study Day 28 Feb 2015
Download a handy free Carefree Kids calendar showing Waltham Forest school dates. There’s also a version without school dates. Click here for your 2015 Calendar.
Ten local teenagers recruited through The Challenge — a charity that runs youth and community programmes with the aim of mixing diverse groups of people with each other — raised £338 for Carefree Kids in just a few hours this summer — money that will go towards buying a new laptop for Carefree Kids’ training work. Read more …
New videos added
See our two videos, made for us at no charge by Chime Communications. This video is hosted on YouTube. Carefree Kids is not responsible for any other material shown by YouTube and cannot control suggestions that YouTube may make of other videos to watch.
‘CFK has been a real success this year, not only for S, but for others as well, if the feedback from parents was anything to go by.’ (June 2011)
Student on placement with us
We are really privileged to work with Carefree Kids. Other students are envious of our placement. (October 2011)
Enquiring prospective volunteer
Everyone speaks so highly of Carefree Kids, people at Uni and on Google. (January 2012)