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Healing the Hurt

KidsAid are a Northampton based charity providing therapeutic support for children and young people who have suffered any form of trauma. We do this by providing Play Therapy, Art Therapy and Drama Therapy, as well as Protective Behaviours work and Child/Adult Relationship Counselling. Our therapists are all professionally qualified and are experienced in their field; they are trained to work with families from all backgrounds and with a whole range of issues.


The number of female referrals we helped with our creative therapies last year.


The number of male referrals we helped with our creative therapies last year.


The average number of therapy sessions required per client depending on level of need.


The cost to provide each child with one therapy session

Meet the team

All our therapists are highly trained members of their relevant professional body, and insured and supervised by KidsAid’s management and clinical oversight committee.

Suki Bassi ‑ Charity Manager

Becca Caswell-Fox ‑ Clinical Coordinator

Katelina Fusco ‑ Art Therapist

Sarah Milligan ‑ Drama Therapist

Lape Odebode ‑ Dance and Movement Therapist

Raphael Che Suh ‑ Art Therapist

Katrina Harris ‑ Art Therapist

Bridget Poulter ‑ Dance and Movement Therapist

Gilly Towler ‑ Art Therapist

Tessa Taylor ‑ Art Therapist

Gail Justice ‑ Drama Therapist

Victoria Coleman ‑ Drama Therapist


Hellie Wright ‑ Chair

Duncan McAlpine ‑ Deputy Chair

Joy Pinkham ‑ Trustee

Nick Griffin ‑ Trustee

Liza Welton ‑ Trustee

Sean Carter ‑ Trustee

John Duggan ‑ Trustee

About Us

KidsAid came into existence ten years ago when a group of professional people working with families were shocked at how little provision there was for children and young people that had suffered from trauma. The group included a family law barrister, a retired paediatrician and a social worker.

KidsAid has successfully been working with children and young people aged 3-18 years old that have suffered abuse, neglect, domestic violence, illness, bullying among many other things. We continue to work with more and more families each year, although feel that there are so many more children, young people and families that need us. We aspire to continue growing and raising our profile so that every family that needs us will know how to access our services when they need us.

“I am so proud to be a part of the vital work that KidsAid does in our community. Children living in the aftermath of trauma need and deserve the kind of support that KidsAid can offer.”
Countess Spencer, Patron of KidsAid.

Thank You

A huge thank you goes to those companies and individuals who support us. Financial donations, grants and practical help ensure KidsAid continues to provide therapy to traumatised children and your help is very much appreciated.

We would like to thank Novacroft, Barclaycard, Northants Borough Council, Northants Community Foundation, Children In Need and each and every other company or individual who has supported us recently.

Contact & referrals

If you’d like to discuss a referral or any other matters, please contact our clinical team on:

Tel. 01604 630332 or E-mail

KidsAid House
4 St Giles Terrace

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