Josh Smith wins gold at Special Olympics!!!
August 14, 2017
Absolutely over the moon that Josh Smith has just won gold for Judo in the Special Olympics!!! Josh has cerebral palsy and epilepsy and was never expected to walk. His mum found Footsteps in 2010 and in his first session he took his very first steps! His mum Tracey said “All through his early years…
Footsteps Summer Raffle 2017
June 30, 2017
Summer Raffle Tickets now on sale, top prizes, Apple iPad, Family Photography Session, case of Wine and many more…Get your tickets at the office or online https://make-a-donation.org/campaign/footsteps-foundation-summer-raffle-2017
1st Music Therapy Session a Spectacular Success
June 30, 2017
Thanks to the fabulous Lizz Lipscombe, the boys from Radley College and Head of Music Sam Gladstone for making our first music therapy day such a spectacular success – the children loved every minute! A fantastic afternoon of music. We danced, we were emotional, we laughed, especially at Brandon’s jokes!
A Bed up Ben Nevis
June 6, 2017
On the 17th of June, Barleycorn Removals from Wallingford and Caversham Moves in Caversham, Reading will be carrying a double bed, as well as 2 bedside tables to the top of Britain’s highest mountain. The team want to raise £5,000 to help Footsteps children become stronger and more able you can support them here: https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/A-bed-up-Ben-Nevis…
Music Therapy at Footsteps
June 6, 2017
We are really looking forward to welcoming Lizz Liscombe, currently studying for her masters in music therapy to Footsteps at the end of June. Lizz came for a visit before and loved the centre. She has devised a programme of musical games for children of all abilities, which will compliment their physiotherapy, and provide enjoyment…
Amazing Runners for Footsteps Foundation – One Marathon, one 100km and a 10k!
March 8, 2016
We are so lucky to be supported by two amazing runners this year: Charlotte Milgate who will be running the London Marathon for the charity in April and Holly Bayliss who is doing an incredible 100km round the Isle of White in May! The ladies both personally know people who have benefited from Footsteps therapy…
2016 sessions underway
January 22, 2016
Well done to all the children who have just completed the first 3-week session of the year! The year is off to a flying start with therapy sessions getting booked up fast and many sessions for 2016 full. Please see if you are eligible for a grant from Footsteps Foundation. Fill in grant forms for your…
Summer raffle winners
September 2, 2015
Winners of our summer raffle, kindly drawn for us by Ethel from our local Co-op, are: 1st prize Kelly Peart 2nd prize Janice Bain 3rd prize Tracey Christie
Wittfest Music Festival raises £1000 for Footsteps!
July 22, 2015
Wittfest 2015 run by The Plough Inn at Long Wittenham has raised an incredible £1003 for Footsteps. This will fund around 20 hours of therapy at The Footsteps Centre. Huge thanks to the organisers
Footsteps on TV
July 8, 2015
That’s Oxford TV came to find out about Footsteps. Watch here Footsteps on TV