Participating Project

Project information

Physiotherapy Assistant

Our physiotherapists frequently need an extra pair of hands to assist with handling, engaging and supporting our disabled children, especially when the children are accessing the specialist equipment we provide here. Our therapy assistants provide an extra pair of hands to enable our physiotherapist

12 months

Charity information: Freddie Farmer Foundation

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  • Need

    Need

    Keeping exercise fun, seamless and to the max for the children we support.

    Solution

    Our physiotherapists frequently need an extra pair of hands to assist with handling, engaging and supporting our disabled children, especially when the children are accessing the specialist equipment we provide here. Our therapy assistants provide an extra pair of hands to enable our physiotherapists to focus on delivering the core therapy.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    To employ a Full time therapy assistant to assist our 2 resident physiotherapists

    Activities

    » Fundraise for assistant's Salary

    Keep exercising fun, seamless and to the max for the children we support.


  • Impact

    Impact

    1) Build a child’s confidence
    2) Improve physical strength
    3) Assist with social skills and wellbeing

    Risk

    none

    Reporting

    via social media and our website

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £13,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £13,000 salary one full time physio assistant
  • Background

    Location

    One physiotherapy centre at
    Unit 2 Invicta Works, Elliott Road, Bromley, Kent BR2 9NT

    Beneficiaries

    We support disabled children aged 3–16 years with cerebral palsy, developmental delay/co-ordination disorders and other non-progressive neurological disorders and syndromes through a series of tailormade block therapy sessions using specialist equipment and techniques pioneered in Poland.

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We provide intensive physiotherapy programmes and support services for disabled children with cerebral palsy and mobility issues, as well as providing support for their families and carers.
    a full time therapy assistant will assist our 2 resident physiotherapists - Keeping exercise fun, seamless and to the max for the children we support.

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Karen Smith

    Charity Officer

    Sonia Verma

    Physiotherapist

You seem to have thought of everything, I have never been in such a caring and supportive environment

Parent