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Festive family fun!

Festive family fun!

We're holding three Santa runs this year - in Tavistock, Callington and Derby! Entries are open now so don't miss out.

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What is CHICKS?

What is CHICKS?

CHICKS provides free, week-long respite breaks for disadvantaged children aged between 8 - 15 living in the UK. We believe every child has the right to make positive childhood memories! 

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Latest Blog Articles, Tweets & Events

Derby RAG for CHICKS

We are over the moon that this year Derby Union of students has chosen us for their RAG charity. RAG…

A Crealy big thank you!

We were delighted to be chosen as a Charity of the Year for Crealy Adventure Park &…

Autumn Magazine

Read our latest magazine online now, containing stories from break & more information about what…

The Big CHICKS Jump raises over £4000!

A huge well done and thank you to the team who took a leap of faith last weekend, jumping from a plane…

Warning: alleged emails from CHICKS

It has been brought to our attention that emails with the subject line ‘Good to see you’…


Don't miss out on our charity places for the #Prudential #RideLondon -Surrey 100 miles! Help us raise as much money…

Whether you’re a complete beginner, occasional jogger or an experienced runner looking to challenge yourself in 201…

Be a CHICKS Christmas star! We urgently need to raise funds for a Christmas break on 23rd - 27th Dec. Please help u…

Thanks to the ladies from the Bethel Methodist Church who will hold a festive Christmas coffee morning to help rais…

All of us here at CHICKS would like to say a BIG THANK YOU to the lovely team at @HorizonTeachers for all the wonde…

The Anniversary Ball

The Anniversary Ball The Waldorf, London 29th November We would love for you to join us at…

Santa Fun Run, Callington

Get into the festive spirit with CHICKS! Where: Callington Bowling Club, PL17 7JE When: Saturday…

Santa Scramble, Derby

Join us for our first ever Christmas obstacle challenge, taking place at Derby University on Sunday 3rd…

Santa Sprint, Tavistock

Get into the festive spirit for CHICKS! Where: Tavistock (starting point Bedford Square Car Park finishing…

Carol Singing, Trafalgar Square

If you can hold a tune - or just a collection bucket - then we need you!  Join us at our annual…

Refer a Child

Refer a Child

Do you work with a disadvantaged child who could
benefit from a CHICKS break?

Anyone that works with children in a professional
capacity can refer to us. To find out how click below!

Refer a child