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Brand new school uniforms offered to schools and organisations for families

September 2023

Newlife is offering items of brand-new uniform to schools, organisations, and other charities to help families most in need. The charity currently has 12,000 items (more…) ...

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Fun sensory activities for all the family this Autumn

September 2023

Memories of summer are already fading, and days are shorter, darker and colder – which of course makes it harder to keep children of all ages and abilities occupied (more…) ...

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Focus on fun – bringing silliness back into your family play

September 2023

You may not know, but International Talk Like a Pirate Day is celebrated on September 19. Now what exactly has this got to do with Newlife and disabled children and their families? (more…) ...

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How to work best with your child’s SENCO so they can thrive

August 2023

It’s always a bit of a shock to the system when the Autumn school term arrives and you have to get your child – and yourself – into the swing of school life again, (more…) ...

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On National Play Day – is your child struggling to join in the fun?

August 2023

The first Wednesday of August is National Play Day in the UK – with this year’s theme being everyday low-cost or no-cost play adventures that children can enjoy at home, (more…) ...

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Newlife the Charity for Disabled Children appoints new CEO

July 2023

Newlife the Charity for Disabled Children is pleased to announce the appointment of new Chief Executive, Fiona Robinson. Fiona will be leading the charity and it’s ten stores (more…) ...

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Destination fun! Tips for stress free travel this summer and beyond

July 2023

Getting away from it all sounds blissful, but getting there can be another story, especially when you are travelling with a child with disabilities (more…) ...

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Find wheelchair accessible beaches this summer

July 2023

A visit to the beach is always a great way to enjoy a sunny day, whether you want to soak up the sun and have a paddle or just enjoy the sea air, but for some families (more…) ...

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Free activities to entertain the kids when the sun is shining!

June 2023

It seems a shame to be cooped up when the weather is nice – but keeping children entertained outdoors on sunny days can be costly, so below we’ve listed a few (more…) ...

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A magical day out for all at the Harry Potter Studio

June 2023

Days out with your children can be lots of fun, but it can be difficult to know if your chosen destination is really suitable for your child, especially if they have (more…) ...

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