Meet The Kids

Abbie Monks

Abbie

Attachable power pack

22-year-old Abbie Monk’s power pack has made life that much easier for Abbie, her family members and her carers…

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The adapted swing has brought lots of joy, reassurance and ease to Abby and her family

Abby

Specialised swing

Little Abby’s adapted swing has been a real “life-saver” for the five-year-old and her family during lockdown…

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Brooke says she won't be able to stop smiling when she gets her trike

Brooke

Adapted trike

Brooke’s trike will assist in easing her muscles from stiffening and enable her to enjoy more outdoor adventures…

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Chloe's specialised trike, which is set to last her a lifetime, has benefitted not just Chloe’s but Nichola’s mental health too.

Chloe

Adapted trike

With Chloe’s adapted trike she can now experience what every child should be able to: fun, freedom and a sense of independence…

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Daniel and his new powered wheelchair

Daniel

Powered wheelchair

18-year-old Daniel is reliant on a powered wheelchair to get around and desperately needed a new one…

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Domini in his new Kudu manual wheelchair

Dominik

Manual wheelchair

Dominik’s old wheelchair was not providing the support required to hold him up, so his family reached out to us for support…

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Erin

Adapted buggy

Erin and her family can finally life the active, outdoorsy lifestyle they love thanks to her adapted buggy…

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Meet Gemma

Gemma

Adapted car seat

Gemma’s family applied for funding for a specialist car seat to keep Gemma safe and comfortable on journeys…

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Harley, who has severe learning difficulties, was awarded a grant from Children Today for his adapted trike and the remaining funds were raised through a local appeal

Harley

Adapted trike

13-year-old Harley’s mental wellbeing has been positively impacted by his adapted trike. He’s out on it at every opportunity…

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Henry Jonas

Henry

Water Table

Henry’s water table, which was fully funded by Children Today, has given him a physical boost. He can now walk independently…

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Hope rides her adapted trike

Hope

Adapted trike

Hope, who has Apert Syndrome, was unable to ride a bike due to her condition as she has deformed hands and feet…

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Ines in her new buggy

Ines

Adapted buggy

An adapted pushchair that we provided funding for has been life-changing for Ines who has Down’s Syndrome…

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Isla

Adapted trike

10-year-old Isla has been able to enjoy family bike rides for the first time in her life with her adapted trike…

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Ismail's new powered wheelchair

Ismail

Powered wheelchair

Ismail contacted us before his 25th birthday to ask for a grant to help fund a new powered wheelchair…

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Jake in his new sports wheelchair

Jake

Sports wheelchair

Jake needed funding for a new sports wheelchair to be able to keep playing wheelchair football safely…

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James with his car harness

James

Car harness

The 21-year-old can now enjoy long distance journeys with a sense of security and comfort…

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Jasper on the trike

Jasper

Adapted trike

Jasper’s special recumbent trike funded by Children Today has given him a real sense of liberation….

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Little Jaydi has been wrapping up warm and making the most of her new adapted trike

Jaydi

Adapted trike

Seven-year-old Jaydi has been lighting up the faces of everyone she passes on her specially adapted trike…

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Jimmy and his adapted trike

Jimmy

Adapted trike

Jimmy was a keen cyclist before he suffered a spontaneous bleed to the brain suffering devastating injuries…

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John James gives a thumbs up from his special trike!

John James

Adapted trike

7-year-old John James, injured in a lawnmower accident 4 years ago, has been awarded funds for an adapted trike…

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Josh in his new powered sports wheelchair

Josh

Powered sports wheelchair

22-year-old Josh needed a new powered sports wheelchair as his old chair had become unsafe after six years of use…

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Joshua in his safety sleeper

Joshua

'Safety Sleeper'

Joshua, who has a rare chromosomal condition is finally getting a good night’s sleep in his safety sleeper…

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Jury Ismail with her adapted trike

Jury

Adapted trike

The dream that Jury may be able to walk in the future is looking even more possible with the arrival of her adapted trike…

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Karé

Wheels for Sports Wheelchair

Karé was inspired to take up T34 racing after watching the 2012 London Paralympics…

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Kateryna with her new powered wheelchair

Kateryna

Powered wheelchair

The 22-year-old says she feels like she can be more herself with her new powered wheelchair…

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Leila

Bubble tube

A visually impaired five-year-old girl now has a safe sensory area at home after we provided funding for a bubble tube…  

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Louisa in her specialised seating system which Children Today funded in full

Louisa

Specialised seating system

Louisa can now sit comfortably at eye level with her loved ones at the dinner table with her specialised seating system…

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Loyd riding his adapted trike

Loyd

Adapted trike

Loyd who is severely mentally and physically disabled was awarded funding for an adapted trike…

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Maisey

Specialised seating system

Maisey is finally comfortable now she has a specialised seating system designed for her…

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Nicole

Adapted trike

We funded an adapted trike for Nicole helping her to maintain her crucial physio routine…

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Olivia

Adapted trike

Olivia, who has global development delay, loves riding her adapted trike with her friends and family…

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Oscar with his bubble tube

Oscar

Bubble tube

With complex sensory needs, a bubble tube has made a real difference to the lives of Oscar and his family…

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Rhys on his adapted trike

Rhys

Adapted trike

Due to his rare neurological condition Sturge Weber Syndrome, Rhys was not able to safely ride a regular bike…

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Riley

Wheelchair powerpack

13 year-old Riley, who has diplegic cerebral palsy needed equipment to help him be more independent…

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Ruby needed funding for an 'unbreakable' bed

Ruby

'Unbreakable' bed

Ruby rocks backwards and forwards and will bounce on her bed due to her sensory needs, breaking her last three beds…

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Zac

Bubble wall

Zac’s bubble wall has helped provide a much-needed calming effect and is helping with his sleep patterns…

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Zoe

Electric Wheelchair

Zoe can now reach high shelves herself and be cared for comfortably in her new electric wheelchair…

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