The National Lottery’s Local Health Award: Annie Aris

The National Lottery's Local Health Award: Annie Aris

PARALYMPIAN Kadeena Cox hailed Local Health Hero Annie for her unfailing work in bringing laughter to children living with illnesses or disabilities. In 2007 Annie used her years of experience in performing arts and social care to co-found The Laughter Specialists, a charity which supports children across South East England by providing laughter therapy in […]

Merry Christmas from The Laughter Specialists

Merry Christmas from The Laughter Specialists

Merry Christmas to all our lovely children, families, supporter, funders and partners. May the New Year bring relief from the trials of 2020.Sending out our Laughter and Fun to you all. A child’s laughter could simply be one of the most beautiful sounds in the world . .

A big thank you to NFU Mutual

The Laughter Specialists would like to thank NFU Mutual Saffron Walden for a donation of over £3000 towards our charity supporting vulnerable children and families in creative ways during this pandemic. Out of adversity often comes amazing kindness and empathy for others. Thank You.

A bright star has gone

Maisie – A bright star has gone, but her light is in our memories.Rest in Peace beautiful soul . . In the recent times we have all found ourselves in the Coronavirus pandemic, and during this time our team at the Laughter Specialists have been creating new and different ways for us to support the […]

Covid-19 Update

Laughter Specialists - Covid-19 Update

Dear Supporters & Partners, Due to the COVID-19 crisis our Laughter Specialists visits to hospitals, hospices special schools and other centres are on hold for the time being. Whist we know this is very sad and disappointing, we know we must keep everybody safe and save our NHS. We do know that during this time […]

Thank you to The Evelyn Trust

Everlyn Trust

Thank you to The Evelyn Trust for responding rapidly to Covid 19-This forward thinking Trust has supported the Laughter Specialists with a grant of £8000, enabling us to adapt our service during the pandemic. This includes outreach visits, making bespoke films and supporting vulnerable children under the care of Addenbrooke Hospitals.The flexibility of some of […]