Project information

Get Found project

To visit all schools and residential homes in Cambridgeshire to talk to talk about the work of CamSAR

Ongoing

Charity information: Cambridgeshire Search and Rescue

Cambridgeshire Search and Rescue logo
  • Need

    Need

    Educate children on how to stay safe if they get lost, and prevent getting lost in the first place.
    Educate staff to provide the essential information required to

    Solution

    It may prevent children and residents from going missing, or ensuring we get the correct information to go in search of those who do go missing.
    It will raise awareness within families about staying safe when out and about, and now to remain safe if they become separated.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    Secure funding to print leaflets and order merchandising, pay for fuel and admin costs

    Activities

    » Secure funding through fundraising and grants
    » Encourage schools and homes that we visit to fundraise after our visits, to enable return visits and the project to be self-sustaining

    Printing and ordering required equipment. Visiting schools


  • Impact

    Impact

    Closer communities as they work together to keep each other safe.
    Decrease in callout time between when the person goes missing and the police and CamSAR are called out

    Risk

    Increased costs in producing printing, etc
    Project not being sustainable

    The project will be revised annually to ascertain its success and what amendments to our plan we need to make

    Reporting

    Letters of thanks
    Announcements in publications and website

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £7,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £3,000 Printing Printing leaflets and other publications
      £1,000 Fuel Fuel costs to visit schools and homes
      £2,000 Merchandising Pens, badges, etc to give to students as reminders of our visits
      £1,000 Admin costs Phone calls, stationery, stamps, etc

    Current Funding / Pledges

    Source Amount
    St Ives Council £500 Guaranteed
  • Background

    Location

    Cambridgeshire

    Beneficiaries

    All Keystage 1 and 2 students
    All residents (predominantly staff) of residential homes

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We work directly with Cambridgeshire Police. Our message will educate the importance of being safe and we can act as a liaise between the establishment and Police to ensure information is relevant useful

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Lisa Chapman

    Fundraising Coordinator - applies for grants and will coordinate the project