Carefree Kids Poetry Competition

Poetry competition

Enter now for our poetry competition!

Carefree Kids is a small charity in North East London dedicated to improving the emotional well-being of babies, children, young people, parents and carers. We help children and young people at their schools through weekly one-to-one therapeutic play, art therapy and drama therapy, delivered by trained, supervised volunteers and trainee therapists. We support parents and carers, and are developing a course for teenagers about good parenting.
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FunDraising event Sunday 17 April: all welcome!

Diaries out, here’s an event you can’t miss on Sunday 17 April 2016!

  • A celebration of being alive and getting to know each other
  • A chance to let your hair down and have a very interesting time as well
  • A FUNraising event (admittedly there’s a ‘D’ in there somewhere but read on…)

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Carefree Grooves concert a sell-out success

Carefree Grooves Concert

Our benefit concert Carefree Grooves at Ye Olde Rose & Crown on 15 July was a great success — a full-house, all tickets sold and it raised just over £1,400.

We had a wonderful evening of music and poetry, everyone on their feet dancing and having a wonderful time.

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Book now for our Carefree Grooves concert Wed 15 July 2015

Carefree Grooves Concert poster

Book now and get into the Carefree Grooves with our charity fundraising concert featuring local musicians on Wednesday 15 July 2015.

An exciting and vibrant evening featuring Afro-beat, Reggae, West African Percussion, Folk and Poetry

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Local teenagers raise £338 for Carefree Kids in just a few hours

The Challenge fundraising on Walthamstow Market

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. Continue reading Local teenagers raise £338 for Carefree Kids in just a few hours