Dandelion Time

Dandelion Time

Dandelion Time is a brilliant, small charity supporting children experiencing serious emotional and behavioural difficulties.

The project is based on a farm near Kent, where it delivers vital support to over 70 vulnerable children and their families each year.

Many of the children attending the service sadly see themselves as nothing but failures, often reinforced by their inability to fit in or succeed at school. But thanks to the support provided by Dandelion Time, they’re able to overcome emotional issues, and gain a sense of achievement, confidence and self-worth.

Alex* was referred to Dandelion Time aged just ten years old. He struggled to attend school alone due to social, emotional and behavioural difficulties associated with his special educational needs and attachment difficulties. As a result, his mum attended school with him all day, every day.

Together at Dandelion Time, they were able to take part in a range of activities, and gradually, Alex was able to separate from him mum and do activities, such as woodwork and music, without her. He’s since transitioned successfully into a specialist school, which he attends without his mum. 

She’s commented on how much happier he is now: “He comes home beaming and pleased about what he’s done each day.”

*While the story above is true, names may have been changed to protect the child’s privacy.

For more information, visit makesomenoise.com

Katy Perry

Katy Perry’s On The Capital Evening Show With Roman Kemp Tomorrow – You Won’t Wanna Miss It!

Leigh-Anne Pinnock joins Snapchat

80+ Of The Best Popstars You Should Have On Snapchat

My Capital App

Want To Control The Music On Capital? Now You Can With Our New App - My Capital!

  • Top Ten
  • 11 - 20
  • 21 - 30
  • 31 - 40
  1. 1
    How Would You Feel (Paean) artwork
  2. 2
    Shape Of You artwork
  3. 3
    Human artwork
    Rag N Bone Man
    itunes
  4. 4
    Castle On The Hill artwork
  5. 5
    I Don't Wanna Live Forever artwork
  6. 6
    Chained To The Rhythm artwork
  7. 7
    Be The One artwork
  8. 8
    You Don't Know Me artwork
  9. 9
    It Ain't Me artwork
  10. 10
    Play That Song
    Train
    itunes
  • Top Ten
  • 11 - 20
  • 21 - 30
  • 31 - 40