On the last weekend of September 2019 supporters of the Children’s Respite Trust will be donning their jump suits once again and climbing to approximately 12,500 feet in a light aircraft over the Kent countryside before taking the leap of a life-time as they Skydive in a bid to raise at least £550 each (less…

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Our fundraising extravaganza of the year is back! The Masquerade, at the Cavendish Hotel!  We will have some incredible entertainment throughout the evening, from balloon popping contortionists to big bands playing a fantastic set well into the night. There will of course be a delicious three course meal and a welcome glass of fizz, and…

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Held on the 21st September, at Langney Sports Club in Eastbourne, doors for the Comedy Night open at 7.30pm for an 8.30pm start. We have an incredible line up for you, with Jim Grant compering the evening, Martin Wratten opening up the show, leading on to Naz Osmanoglu and finishing the evening with Ian Cogntio. They…

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BBQ

Our Tropical Summer BBQ We had so much fun at our family fun day, we are hosting a Tropical Summer BBQ at our centre! We want to open our doors once again to you all for a super fun day of colourful fun, food and entertainment!! For the kids: A bouncy castle, parachute games, fancy…

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80's Night

The Children’s Respite Trust’s 80’s Night is back again this August! We are very honoured to be yet again sponsored by CBL Fastenings, and the evening will be held at Eastbourne Borough Football Club on 10th August from 8pm until midnight. Bright, bold and fluorescent, the event is set to be a fun filled evening of…

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Donation to the Trust

The wonderful bunch of Rotarian’s that make up the Sovereign Harbour Rotary Club have donated an incredible £500! We recently went to meet the Sovereign Harbour Rotary Club at a lovely little restaurant in Sovereign Harbour, Eastbourne. We introduced them to the charity and explained about what it is we are trying to achieve with…

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Arbonne

The Foundation The Arbonne Charitable Foundation have a mission, and that is to provide support for programs and opportunities that promote the development of confidence and self‑esteem in teenage girls and boys. They have helped more than 340,000 teens develop increased confidence through programs supported by the Foundation. Our Empowerment Program The incredible amount donated from the Arbonne Charitable Foundation…

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The Three Peaks Challenge

Gavin and the mighty Three Peaks Team are back from their epic journey, the Three Peaks Challenge! Last week, on Thursday 7th June Gavin and said team embarked on an adventure to walk up the three largest mountains across Scotland, Wales and England, in 3 days. The team was 21 people strong, and they ventured…

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Welcome to the Children’s Respite Trust, Ladies Night 2018!! Our glamorous Ladies night will be hosted at the stunning venue, All Saints Chapel in Eastbourne on 28th April 2018.   Expect glasses of fizz and gin cocktails on arrival, a delicious three course dinner, and chance to win fantastic prizes in our raffle and auction….

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The Lady Eileen Joseph Foundation

The Lady Eileen Joseph Foundation The Lady Eileen Joseph Foundation generously awards grants towards; general charitable purposes, the advancement of health or saving of lives, disability, the prevention or relief of poverty, arts/culture/heritage/science, animals and environment/conservation/heritage. In 2017 they have awarded over £64,000 in small grants many differing charities across the South. What have they…

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Big Lottery Fund

Who are the Big Lottery Fund? They are a distributor of National Lottery funding, established as a non-departmental public body by an Act of Parliament. The Big Lottery Fund funds projects and activities that make communities stronger and more vibrant, and that are led by the people who live in them. They support charities, community…

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The ACT FOundation

The ACT Foundation The ACT Foundation (ACT) was formed in 1994 and is registered with the Charity Commission. They provide grants to individuals and other UK registered charities with the aim of enhancing the quality of life of people in need and, particularly, those on a low income who have a physical and/or mental disability or the…

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Community matters

Uckfield Waitrose The wonderful team at Uckfield Waitrose have been such incredible supporters over the last few months, we popped our application in for the Waitrose scheme ‘Community Matters’ to the branch, and a few months later they were handing us a cheque for £440! They have not just helped us with a financial donation…

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The Children’s Respite Trust would like to welcome you to our Family Fun Day, on 7th April 2018 at 11am! Expect a full and fun packed day, of bouncy castles, soft play areas, cake stalls, raffles, games, princesses and crafts, all provided by the incredible Crystal Kingdom! Please bring the whole family, stay for the…

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respite centre

Our development The Children’s Respite Trust is delighted to have acquired a fantastic building in November 2017 which we are developing into a warm, welcoming and homely respite centre in the heart of the Charity’s catchment area, Uckfield, East Sussex. To assist us on this journey, Meeching Lodge have very kindly been fundraising over the…

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Eastbourne Borough Football Club in East Sussex is holding a charity fundraising night in aid of the Children's Respite Trust

Welcome back to the Children’s Respite Trust’s Charity Comedy Night!!    We roll back into Eastbourne once again for a evening of hilarity on Friday 20th October 2017!!   Held at Langney Sports Club, Home of Eastbourne Borough Football Club, Priory Lane, Langney, Eastbourne BN23 7QH – the doors open from 8pm and the comedy…

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