Our new fundraising target

We're aiming to raise £50,000 this financial year (2024/25) and you can help! Last financial year we raised £38,260, so we'll need to work even harder to reach this year's target. We rely on fundraising, sponsorship and donations to allow us to continue our work helping local families with poorly children. Luckily, the [...]

By |2024-04-16T13:46:25+00:00April 16th, 2024|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Generous donation from NFU Mutual will help six families

The Barnstaple and Bideford agency of NFU Mutual has nominated our charity to receive £6,443 from its national ‘Agency Giving Fund’.  This will be enough to support six local families who come to us or help. We provide instant financial support to families who have a child diagnosed with a life threatening illness. Our grants [...]

By |2023-10-03T08:43:17+00:00October 3rd, 2023|News|0 Comments

Join our team of trustees

Our small charity is seeking a new trustee, would you like to join the team? Care for Kids supports families who have a child diagnosed with a life-threatening illness or condition. We provide instant financial support to families who are struggling to pay for the costs of travelling to specialist children’s hospitals and the subsequent [...]

By |2023-02-14T12:45:57+00:00February 14th, 2023|News|0 Comments

TCi presents us with a cheque for over £10,000

Last week, we were presented with a massive cheque for £10,142.10 from TCi (GB) Ltd after a busy year of fundraising. Having chosen Care for Kids as its charity of the year, TCi set to work looking for ways to raise money. They entered a team in the Barnstaple 10K, undertook regular collections in [...]

By |2023-01-31T10:16:45+00:00January 24th, 2023|News|0 Comments

North Devon Football League

We are very pleased to announce that we've been chosen as one of the charities to benefit from funding from the North Devon Football League. This week, we have received a £500 donation from the organisation. For the next three seasons, the North Devon Football League will be helping to promote our charity events and [...]

By |2022-11-08T14:25:16+00:00November 8th, 2022|News|0 Comments

Beat the winter blues 2022

Join us to “Beat the winter blues” and raise vital funds for our charity. We’re launching a series of virtual challenges over the coming months to help keep everyone active and beat away those winter blues. Beat the winter blues challenges Challenge 1 Sign up to walk or run 5km or 10km [...]

By |2022-01-19T14:42:02+00:00December 26th, 2021|News, Our events|0 Comments

£1,500 donation from the Anderton Foundation

We are very pleased to have received a grant from the Anderton Foundation. The generous donation of £1,500 will be a great help for our charity during these difficult times. We provide instant financial assistance to families who have a child diagnosed with a life-threatening illness or condition. To date we have helped over 120 [...]

By |2021-05-04T09:35:02+00:00March 18th, 2021|News|0 Comments

£1,000 donation from home builders

We have received a £1,000 donation from Barratt and David Wilson Homes. Four other children’s charities in Devon and Cornwall have also received the same support. Barratt David Wilson Homes’ Exeter division donates £1,000 every month to local causes across Devon and Cornwall.  Nicki Reid, sales director for Barratt David Wilson Homes Exeter, said:  “It’s [...]

By |2021-05-04T09:35:03+00:00February 24th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Our cubicle 4 transformation project is complete!

We are very pleased to announce that our latest project to transform an individual bedroom (cubicle 4) at Caroline Thorpe ward is complete! Following our fundraising campaign and a generous donation of £16,000 from the Morrisons Foundation, we have completely refurbished the room. It’s now a more comfortable place to stay for children [...]

By |2021-05-04T09:35:03+00:00February 5th, 2021|News|0 Comments


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