Press Release: People's Postcode Trust Award for Kindred

Players of People’s Postcode Lottery enable Kindred Advocacy to support parents of children with complex needs in Scotland! We are delighted to announce that the People’s Postcode Trust, a grant-giving charity funded entirely by players of People’s Postcode Lottery, have awarded Kindred £23,708 to support the running of the charity over the next year. Read more

Kindred Fife receives grant towards supporting parent mental health

Kindred’s Fife service is delighted that their project has been supported by the Communities Mental Health and Wellbeing Fund through Fife Voluntary Action and Scottish Government, with a recent grant of £3000. Read more

Thank you to our Festive Fundraisers

Kindred would like to thank all those who supported our work with festive donations, helping us continue to reach families in need of our service. Read more

Our Kindred e-Newsletter December 2021 is out

Catch up with what's been happening at Kindred in our latest edition with a definite festive feel. Read more

Kindred Christmas Cards on Sale

Kindred Christmas cards on sale now. Find out more here and spread some Festive fundraising cheer. Read more

Kindred Wellbeing Week

As announced at our recent AGM, the director and trustees of Kindred regard staff wellbeing as a priority and have awarded an additional week of annual leave to ensure that staff have the opportunity to look after themselves. Read more

Kindred 2021 AGM and Looking Ahead

Kindred's 30th AGM 2021 will be online and everyone is welcome. Join us to find out more about our achievements in the last year supporting families, and a look to what the future might hold. Read more

Webinar: Child Poverty & Households with a Disabled Member in Scotland

Monday 27th September 2021, a free webinar aimed at those addressing poverty and inequality. The link between having a member of a household with a disability, and child poverty has long been known. With expert speakers including Kindred Director Sophie Pilgrim on engaging with families of those with a disability. Read more

Kindred is recruiting a new Chair

Could you be Kindred's new Chair? An exciting opportunity to make a difference supporting parents of children with complex needs. Apply by noon on 22nd September 2021. Full details in linked post. Read more

Transport win for Kindred family

Read the story of Eilidh's family's battle to secure her safe transport to school and how her case has led to a review of transport provision throughout her local authority for all children with Epilepsy. Read more