Funders and partners

Thank you to the following organisations, who support our work.

Children in Need

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Children in Need fund some of our youth groups in Maidstone, namely Rockets, Comets and Galaxy.

As part of the 2018 appeal, the BBC came out to see us to find out the difference that we make to our children and families through their funding. You can view the video on our Facebook page.

Awards for All

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Awards for All have made it possible for us to change our name, brand and website in the past year and this year we have funding to help develop our membership and marketing capacity.

People’s Postcode Lottery

Space 2 Be Me is in receipt of funding for our employability work with young adults with additional needs, building contacts and networks and delivering a mini conference and workshops for parents carers and local organisations involved in helping the important transition from children to adults for those with additional needs.

Henry Smith

Henry Smith is supporting our family support worker in Maidstone for 2 years

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Cole Trust

Cole Trust have supported us several times – this year are supporting our SAMs stay and play sessions in Maidstone and Tonbridge.

Gatwick Foundation Fund

Gatwick Foundation Fund are helping us reach out and support families in West Kent and run autism parent workshops

Golding Vision

Golding Vision have supported us for the past three years. This year their support will go towards SAMS stay and play sessions in Maidstone.

Others

We are very grateful of other grants and donations from individuals as well as the support of local groups including:

  • Rotary Club of Maidstone
  • Rotary Club of Tonbridge
  • Rotary Club of Tunbridge Wells
  • Maidstone Lions Club
  • Tonbridge Lions Club

As part of the Totius partnership we receive funding in partnership with three other Kent based charities from:

  • KCC Specialist Children’s Services Team, who fund us with a strategic grant each year to help run our core activities