News and Events

We are absolutely delighted to share the news that after months of hard work, Think Children have been awarded the PQASSO Quality Mark at Level 1.   The PQASSO Quality Mark gives the charity a widely recognised and externally-verified  'rubber stamp' for running an effective, quality third sector organisation as well as greater recognition and credibility from statutory and independent funders, users and other stakeholders.   A great start to 2018!   

Date posted: 22nd January 2018

We did it!

Date posted: 6th December 2017

Looking for a charity to support this Christmas - perhaps instead of Christmas cards? All donations to Think Children starting next week from Tuesday 28th Nov to Tuesday 5th Dec will be DOUBLED! 

So giving just £15 during these 7 days provides not one but two emotional wellbeing sessions for a child who may be struggling at this time of year.

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Thank you! 

Date posted: 24th November 2017

We can share the fantastic news that Think Children's Honorary Clinical Consultant, Janine Coates, is running the London Marathon in aid of the charity. In her words:-"In April 2018, I'll be lacing up my running shoes and pounding the streets of London for a whole 26.2miles.

Date posted: 6th November 2017

Ro-An Music Academy Presents…Music Allsorts A varied programme of instrumental music and song    Featuring:  Ro-An Music Academy students  Voices - Directed by Christine Hopkins    Saturday 11th November 2017 6.30pm at Balderton Methodist Church Hall, Main Street, Balderton Newark NG24 3LG     ADMISSION FREE 

Date posted: 4th October 2017

THINK CHILDREN BOOSTED BY DONATION FROM THE SANTANDER FOUNDATION Think Children is delighted to have received £3,369 to fund emotional wellbeing support for children in the Newark area.The donation was provided by the Santander Foundation, which offers Discovery Grants to UK registered charities for projects that help disadvantaged people in local communities.The grant will enable Think Children to provide support for 15 children aged 4-11 that are showing signs of distress and/or anxiety.

Date posted: 5th June 2017

Think Children are thrilled at the news that local Olympic star Shona McCallin MBE will be joining the charity as our new patron. All staff and trustees are really looking forward to working with former Newark Hockey Club player Shona, who was awarded an MBE in December for services to hockey after winning gold at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro last summer. Shona's support for the charity and involvement in events will be a huge boost to raising the profile of the charity and the fantastic work it does with local children needing early help with emotional wellbeing issues.   

Date posted: 1st February 2017

Think Children's effective early help in the Broxtowe area of Nottinghamshire, has been given a much-needed boost from East Midlands-based charity, the Star Trust.

Date posted: 27th September 2016