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As the UK's leading charity for children with brain injury, we're looking for enthusiastic and caring Children's Support Assistants (healthcare assistants). Salaries start from £22,444, plus a £1,000 Golden Hello.

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Latest children’s stories

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9-year-old Zachary was on his way home from school with his family when their car was involved in a serious accident.

Mum Katharine shares their story.
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Read Arthur's story

Arthur was seven months old when he had his first open-heart surgery. Following a complication in surgery Arthur had a stroke.

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My story: higher education and academic success

In 2005, Saqlain sustained a brain injury. Last year he was awarded his PhD in Cell Biology. Saqlain shares his story.

What we do

The Children’s Trust is the UK’s leading charity for children with brain injury. We deliver rehabilitation, education and community services through skilled teams who work with children and young people, and their families.

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We provide brain injury information in an understandable language and hope that parents, teachers and families find it helpful on their on-going journey following a child's brain injury.


We provide a range of therapy and psychology services centred around the child or young person.


The Children's Trust School is a non-maintained special school dedicated to the education, health, therapy and care of children and young people aged 2-19.

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Join our Squad

Join us, and take on a sporting challenge for the UK’s leading charity for children with brain injury and we will be with you every step.

Hackney Half Marathon 2022

Canals, street art and great music. That is just some of what you can expect from Hackney Half Marathon.

The Supercar Event

Celebrating its 16th year, The Supercar Event will return to the iconic Goodwood Motor Circuit in 2022 for a two-day spectacular suitable for the whole family! Please help us make it bigger and better than ever before by supporting this incredible event.

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Why we need your help

Your donations support hundreds of children and young people from right across the country. Each year we need to raise over £8 million to run vital services for children with brain injury, and help reach out to more children and families across the UK.

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Give us your time

Whatever your skills and experience, no matter however much time you can offer, we have a volunteering opportunity for you!

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Help children to re-learn how to communicate and move, and to progress faster, so they can approach their lives with hope and much-needed confidence.