Support from Acting Moon Events

The Trust are extremely grateful for the continued support received from Renato Pires and his team at Acting Moon Events. Renato recently attended the Respite Centre here in Uckfield and presented the Trust with a donation towards Phase 2 of our building works which are due to begin shortly. Acting Moon Events also attended our…

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Guests at the Children's Respite Trust Charity Masquerade Ball 2019 in East Sussex

What an amazing night we had on Saturday night at the Masquerade Ball 2019. We’d just like to say a huge thank you to everyone involved – you helped us to raise over £30,000 towards the work of the Children’s Respite Trust. It’s a fantastic total and we can do a heck of a lot…

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Video about life at the Children's Respite Trust Charity in Sussex

Please check out this video and see how the Trust’s work can make such a difference. Our sincere thanks to Vickie and Jaxson, who are the real stars of the film and to everyone at Global Radio. Today marks the start of Global’s Make Some Noise Month. Global are responsible for some of the biggest…

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80's Night in aid of the Children's Respite Trust

Last Friday we were taken down memory lane with the Jackson 5, Tiffany, Queen and of course no 80’s Night is complete without glow sticks and rubix cubes!! Thank you so much to The Crown & Anchor, Eastbourne, to DJ Nick Betts of Level Eleven Entertainment, our Ambassadors Derek and Helen Blaney and to everyone…

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Battle Abbey Summer Carnival

We are hugely grateful to Battle Abbey Senior School for choosing to support the Children’s Respite Trust with their Summer Carnival event. An amazing £3,040.36 was raised for the Trust together with match funding from the Don Hanson Charitable Trust. The money will be used towards our project to make the Centre more accessible for…

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Uckfield Singers support CRT

The Uckfield Singers Summer Concert took place last month at the Civic Centre in Uckfield. The Community Choir’s annual event welcomed approximately 200 visitors to the town. We were very honoured to have been chosen as the recipient of their raffle proceeds and an amazing £365 was raised on the evening. This donation will be…

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The Hawthorns Eastbourne give £400 donation to the Children's Respite Trust

Gavin met with Ian Turnball of The Hawthorns, Eastbourne this week and Ian presented Gavin with a cheque for £400. A huge thank you to everyone at The Hawthorns- their residents, staff and visitors for supporting the Children’s Respite Trust. Donations such as this make a big difference to the Trust. They help fund care…

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Little Punnetts Toddler Group donate £307 to the Children''s Respite Trust

The lovely Gemma and Molly from Little Punnetts Toddler Group visited the Respite Centre yesterday. They presented the Trust with a cheque for £307. Thank you so much to everyone for their fundraising efforts, we are very grateful. We will be using this donation towards providing our summer holiday respite services at the Centre here…

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Stone Cross Garden Centre hosts launch of the 2019 Children's Respite Trust Charity Masquerade Ball

We were delighted to welcome sponsors of the Children’s Respite Trust’s Masquerade Ball to a special Ambassadors’ Reception at Stone Cross Garden Centre yesterday evening. The reception marked the Launch of this year’s Ball. Tickets officially went on sale at 6.30pm yesterday evening and we have already sold half of the allocation. So we urge…

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Pupils from Holmewood House School in Tunbridge Wells visit Children's Respite Trust in Uckfield

Year 8 pupils from Holmewood House School, Tunbridge Wells, visited the Children’s Respite Trust on Tuesday 14th May 2019. Fourteen pupils aged 12 and 13 visited the Children’s Respite Centre in Uckfield and assisted with various tasks to help prepare sensory resources for our children’s holiday sessions. They made colourful slime, created kinetic sand, play…

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Uckfield's Charity Quiz Night for the Children's Respite Trust

In April 2019 we hosted our first ever Uckfield Quiz Night raising £1,125 for the Children’s Respite Trust. Thank you to everyone who joined us for the evening, we hope you had a great time. Thank you also to the Cinque Ports Club for enabling us to host the event, David Beck our awesome Quiz…

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East Sussex's Children's Respite Trust Charity welcomes Rachel Wood

We are pleased to introduce our newest member to the Children’s Respite Team, Rachel. Rachel joined the Charity in April from another children’s Charity based in Sussex and with a background in law. Rachel will be working alongside Gavin and is looking forward to meeting our supporters, getting stuck in with the preparation of our…

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Cricketer Luke Wright becomes a patron of the Sussex Children's Charity, the Children's Respite Trust

We are delighted to announce that Sussex Cricket Captain, Luke Wright, has become a Patron of the Children’s Respite Trust. Luke joins other local notable names Jayne Torvill, Sandra Huggett and Roger Daltrey in becoming a Patron of the Charity, which has a Day Care Centre in Uckfield as well as a team of support-workers…

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Tickets on sale for the Children's Respite Trust Charity Comedy Night supporting for disabled children in Sussex, Kent from Sevenoaks to Eastbourne

A huge thanks to everyone who helped to make Friday Night’s Comedy Night our most successful one ever! We raised a fantastic £3,315 and we can do a whole lot of good with that. Our thanks go to comedians Michael Fabbri, Nas Osmanoglu and Spring Day. They had over 180 guests in stitches and it…

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William de Warenne Lodge

The wonderful chaps that are the William De Warenne Masonic Lodge came to visit us at the East Sussex Children’s Respite Centre on Tuesday with the great news that their Lodge were donating a truly incredible, £1,000! The William de Warenne Lodge The William de Warenne Lodge No.6139 was constituted in 1945 under charter from…

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Keely Mouland meets Stevens and Carter

The wonderful Stevens and Carter from Hailsham have helped the Children’s Respite Trust by donating an incredible £383.21! Keely went down to meet with the wonderful chaps that are Stevens and Carter and was presented with a cheque for us. We will be using this towards providing our respite services across Sussex and Kent. We…

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A charity Masquerade Ball for the Children's Respite Trust raises £25,026 for the Children's Respite Trust in Sussex

Thank you so much to everyone who attended the Children’s Respite Trust Masquerade Ball at the Cavendish Hotel in Eastbourne on Saturday night. We’re delighted to announce that the grand total raised was a phenomenal £25,026!!! The Entertaiment Guests arrived to a drinks reception while a quartet from Sussex Strings entertained along with stilt-walkers from…

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Wendy Marlow is the Sevenoaks Representative for the Charity the Children's Respite Trust

The Children’s Respite Trust is delighted to announce that Wendy Marlow is to be the Charity’s new Representative for Sevenoaks & West Kent. The Children’s Respite Trust, has for eight years helped families to get a break from the strain of caring for a disabled child 24 hours a day throughout the South East. However,…

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Childwick Trust

The Childwick Trust The Trust was established as a charity in 1985 by Mr. H.J. (Jim) Joel who was a successful racehorse owner and breeder based at his Stud on The Childwick Bury Estate in Hertfordshire. The Joel family had extensive wish to help young people and families in need is reflected in the Objects…

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The Children's Respite Trust Charity receives support from the Boshier-Hinton Foundation

Boshier-Hinton Foundation The Boshier-Hinton Foundation exists to improve quality of life for people with disabilities or learning difficulties, and their families.They help charities all over the country, by making donations to charitable institutions providing facilities and advocacy for children and adults with special educational or other needs. What they have done for us The Boshier-Hinton…

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