CHICKS (Country Holidays for Inner City Kids)

CHICKS (Country Holidays for Inner City Kids)

Charity information

CHICKS (Country Holidays for Inner City Kids)

CHICKS provides free respite breaks for disadvantaged children from across the UK who would otherwise have no break from their difficult home circumstances in a year.

Founded 1992

  • Mission statement

    CHICKS Mission:

    To offer free respite breaks to underprivileged and disadvantaged children and young carers nationally, irrespective of race, colour or creed.

    To focus these breaks on fun and friendship in a family atmosphere of care and trust, within the boundaries of safety and duty of care; empowering the development of self-esteem and self-confidence with respect, encouragement and praise.

  • Aims

    CHICKS (Country Holidays for Inner City Kids) aims to:

    • Give disadvantaged children the opportunity to make new friends, to form positive memories and to take part in exciting activities which help build confidence and self-esteem.
  • Overview

    Established: February 1992

    Registered Charity Number: 1080953

    Phone number: 01822 811 020

    Address: CHICKS Moorland Retreat Bonnaford Brentor Tavistock Devon PL19 0LX

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
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    CHICKS provides free respite breaks for disadvantaged children. A CHICKS break allows them... More