Getting funding for consistent and effective therapy
Getting funding to provide timely and necessary equipment
Supporting the families through increased and vital respite care
Our charity aims to address all of the challenges listed above by providing funding for various forms of therapy, timely and appropriate equipment and never forgetting the importance of respite care for the parents and siblings of the affected child.
Our impact video
Regular yoga and massage for all the children we support
Hippotherapy (therapy on horseback)
Hydrotherapy (therapy in the water)
Speech and language therapy
Purchase and training to use the eye gaze to achieve communication
sessions of yoga for each of our 9 children (weekly session)
sessions of hippotherapy for one of the children we support
days out, 3 for each of the families we support
purchases of eye gaze equipment for better communication
Any goods that can be used in our charity costume shop
How we succeed
We engage in fundraising activities, have sponsorship, others host events on our behalf, and we have a highly successful fancy dress/costume shop to raise funds
Our charity has successfully transformed the children we support into vital and active participants in our community through the effective use of our resources.
‘Peterson’s Fund for Children’ is a registered local charity that supports children in Surrey who struggle with severe mental and physical disabilities. It provides funding for therapy, equipment and respite care unavailable on the NHS in the hopes of improving lives and maximising potential.