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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…

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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 dads set out on 185-mile cycle challenge

March 13, 2015

Andy, Pete Angus and Julian will be cycling 185 miles in aid of Footsteps Foundation next weekend. Come along and show your support while you do the weekly shop at Sainsburys Heyford-Hill! Between the hours of 10am-4pm, the four cyclists will attempt to ride 185 miles in just 6 hours on static bikes in the foyer of…

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Harry’s footsteps challenge

March 13, 2015

  Seven-year old Harry recently attended his second three-week session at Footsteps. It appears that this alone wasn’t a big enough challenge as Harry decided to use his session to do a sponsored walk and raise money for HABIT, a charity set up to fund physiotherapy for Harry and other children in the future. He…

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Local literary quiz raises £1,025

March 13, 2015

Mostly Books in Abingdon chose to support Footsteps Foundation through their annual quiz night which took place last month. We rounded up a team of amazing volunteers who baked delicious treats and helped us to run the bar on the night. Through ticket and raffle sales and the bar, we raised an incredible £1,025 which…

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Corney & Barrow Bars Xmas Extravaganza

March 13, 2015

Christmas fundraising was a breeze for the team from Corney & Barrow Bars who are one of our corporate partners this year. They raised over £5,000 for Footsteps Foundation by asking people to add £1 to their bills in December. What a fantastic idea! A big thanks to the team at Corney & Barrow, and to…

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Free legal advice

September 24, 2014

Irwin Mitchell LLP is a national law firm dealing with a full range of legal services, from birth injuries, through to challenging local authority decisions, and estate planning. Some Footsteps families are already using their legal services and the firm has generously donated prizes and sponsored the printing costs of our brochures and leaflets. If…

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Conservatory fundraising project supported by Premier

August 26, 2014

The Footsteps Centre has recently had a lovely new conservatory built onto the back of the family room. Thanks to Premier Lifestyles Conservatories, we now have a larger, lighter and more spacious area for families to relax in. It has certainly been well used since it was finished in July and the families are enjoying the extra space. The…

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Grace collects ‘Child of Courage’ Award

October 14, 2013

On the 28th September, Grace Windram and her family joined Footsteps Foundation’s Fundraiser, Clare, at the Rotary 1070 District Conference in York. Footsteps Foundation was one of the chosen charities to present to the conference delegates and Grace accepted a ‘Child of Courage’ Award on behalf of Footsteps. Grace looked like a princess and was really…

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