News

KidsCan charity helps schools bolster results

KidsCan News
Wed 21 Feb 2018
More than 2600 children from 19 schools sit on KidsCan's waiting list. The highest number in three years.

Back to School Lunches with KidsCan

In the Media
Tue 13 Feb 2018
For some children, their biggest worry about lunch is whether they get a cheese and tomato versus a ham sandwich or if they have a yoghurt pot when they really want a packet of chips. The charity KidsCan is out to help all the children who go to school with no lunch at all.

Food, clothing keep kids in school

In the Media
Mon 12 Feb 2018
The tales of deprivation from school grounds continue to climb as families struggle to make ends meet, writes KidsCan founder and CEO Julie Chapman. 

Lakeview’s decade with KidsCan

In the Media
Fri 2 Feb 2018

KidsCan says number of poverty-stricken school kids needing 'urgent' help is growing

In the Media
Wed 31 Jan 2018
Charity KidsCan has seen a "worrying increase" in school children urgently waiting on food, clothing and health support. The organisation reported the highest number of poverty-stricken students on its wait list in three years.

Kids turning up to school without food as start of first term brings financial strain

In the Media
Tue 30 Jan 2018
Some students have arrived back at school for the start of the year without food, and charities are struggling to keep up with an increasing number of parents and schools needing help.