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We support children, from birth to 18 years, who are disabled or disadvantaged by sickness & poverty all across the UK ❤️🧡💛💚💙💜🖤 #TeamVariety

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During #SelfCareWeek, we want to remind all carers to make #selfcare a priority too. #carers #Disabilityhttps://t.co/Pu4tAFP1niMore amazing state-of-the-art tech from last week's #kidztoadultsnorth show > Dawid Kuszka of @rompaltd explains ho… https://t.co/dM1GndIh5X
11/22
2019
Watch how affordable 3-D-printed prosthetic hands are changing children's lives. Prosthetics need to be replaced as… https://t.co/IZuXkqpeUrThe food tech classroom at Green Meadows #SEN school has been unusable, leaving students, like John, without facili… https://t.co/ww2zggCDWaToday is #CarersRightsDay. Here's a big shout out to the millions of parents, grandparents, family members and frie… https://t.co/BHRscB6TRJ
11/21
2019
We caught up with Hayley, a Variety Young Ambassador, at the #KidztoAdultz show in #Manchester last week, to find o… https://t.co/butpooZDbuHappy #UniversalChildren’sDay! https://t.co/fieLmsWQL4.@DPD_UK marked Variety's 70th birthday by presenting three new #SunshineCoaches. Over 25 years of supporting Varie… https://t.co/rCFmxJPOS3
11/20
2019
We want to hear all candidates and parties offering solutions to tackle the crisis in support for disabled children… https://t.co/oQyuHI762F
Retweeted by Variety, the Children’s CharityToday, on #WorldToiletDay, we highlight the need for greater #incLOOsion for disabled children, many of whom have t… https://t.co/FkPy0mUiwl
11/19
2019
"These are the most at-risk, disenfranchised young people in our city and what we've got for them at the moment cle… https://t.co/4hifXnxO60A huge shout out to @MandyMolby and @Clairegall15 for putting on an excellent Children's Charity Ball on Saturday.… https://t.co/XAYje3xjNA"I call Karl's Molli suit his own personal therapist, as it's the only way he settles. That and being with his best… https://t.co/bNYgZrdINIAnother tech revelation from last week's #kidztoadultsnorth show > Jon Preater of @EtacR82UK and Rhys showed us how… https://t.co/IGS38YdUMY
11/18
2019
14-year-old Tilly lost her hands as a baby due to meningococcal septicemia, but thanks to a pair of bionic hands, s… https://t.co/VfvWgkD9yqIf your child needs to have shots, watch the adorable way this pediatrician manages to distract a baby from the pai… https://t.co/t2uEBRy1SS
11/17
2019
Getting excited about our Children's Charity Ball tonight in Merseyside! Limited edition prints, like this one, by… https://t.co/vAvaJdQ0J0 @kittyro72469214 We’re really pleased you found it helpful!David loves his teachers, but would really benefit from improvements to his learning environment. His wish list inc… https://t.co/QA71edao3V
11/16
2019
"Loving a child with ADHD is worth every second of heartache, as well as the exhaustion of finding labels to unders… https://t.co/NbTPfLUrhOA Malteser-feeding robot? You'd be surprised by the range of equipment Variety funds! We caught up with… https://t.co/3KhfsYveOt"This year alone, we've seen an increase of about 30% in people needing our support" > Variety's Head of Programmes… https://t.co/DgJYDtXt7F
11/15
2019
Billy is one of the 1.1 million disabled children in the UK. Ask your local candidates in #GE2019 what they will… https://t.co/5bROt8CLIQ
Retweeted by Variety, the Children’s Charity"My dream of playing at next year’s Paralympics in Tokyo is now within reach. This has given me huge self-confidenc… https://t.co/MxrkUpDcQM
11/14
2019
Watch six-year-old Carmela's first time playing on the beach unaided – with her puppy in tow – using a powered whe… https://t.co/85LxuoMCCROnly one more day until #KidztoAdultz free show in #Manchester! Explore the latest, state-of-the-art technology & e… https://t.co/eajzUoGzJuA calm room or one-to-one area would vastly improve the experience of learners at Green Meadows #SEN School.… https://t.co/3OmumBnW3xToday is #WorldKindnessDay. Thank you to all the amazing people who help spread kindness by volunteering for Variet… https://t.co/HAGm1arWJ0
11/13
2019
The experience of shopping can be difficult, uncomfortable or bewildering for children with disabilities. Today is… https://t.co/WJMLXgtXV9Come and see the incredible technology & equipment on show at @kidztoadultz in #Manchester on Thursday – and stop b… https://t.co/FMv0OR2xi9Let’s make the general election about what counts – improving support for disabled children and their families. Tak… https://t.co/joz2bu7R34
11/12
2019
Today, on #armisticeday, Variety pays respect to Britain’s fallen heroes. Our Young Ambassador, #PrideofBritain Chi… https://t.co/gnh2s1dt8dStaff at Green Meadows #SEN School offer pupils the best support they can within limited resources – imagine the di… https://t.co/kyG0STRZ9TVisit Variety at #Kidztoadultz in #Manchester on Thursday to find out how we can help - and collect your free limit… https://t.co/lOksWhygFXThe @VarietyGB Children’s Charity float at the #LordMayorsShow was featured on @BBCOne to celebrate the charities 7… https://t.co/3JvbgkCT3K
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11/11
2019
Thrilled to see Variety's striking synchronised dance, as performed by Babette Langford's 'The Young Set' in… https://t.co/tnhWc6AqEJ
11/10
2019
Spot Dante, our Young Ambassador and #prideofbritain winner, leading our #LordMayorsShow parade, with a fabulous ro… https://t.co/QIC1FVg8iZWhat a glorious Team Variety line-up at the #LordMayorsShow this morning! https://t.co/w5VKziTOXKWill Dante, our Variety Young Ambassador & #prideofbritain winner & Ash, the Variety dog, steal the show in today’s… https://t.co/XpWxZJ4CzGGearing up to take part in #LordMayorsShow today with @ChantrySchool & @five_acre School. Can’t wait to see all of… https://t.co/XS5OZfFymI
11/9
2019
Carnforth School received a new #VarietySunshineCoach today when Miles Baron @TheBingoAssociation, Mark Jepp, James… https://t.co/AZCs2fzu4YGetting excited about Variety's 70th Anniversary Platinum Ball this evening! Huge thanks to our sponsors,… https://t.co/9i7iBoQcRz
11/8
2019
It’s #HugABearDay at Variety HQ, and two of our fabulous @BDOaccountant volunteers are taking a furry snuggle break… https://t.co/Hh5yMp0ftl
11/7
2019
"If I see someone else hurt, I'll forget that I'm hurt and help them instead" > @BBCBreakfast's @louiseminchin spok… https://t.co/b4oPAZAHA1A massive well done to @PraeturaAF – you really smashed the ⁦@3peakschallenge! The money you've raised will make a… https://t.co/dGMQP52K47Dante, our Young Ambassador, sang a surprise duet of 'Rockabye' with singer @AnneMarie at the #PrideOfBritain Award… https://t.co/wumX0YwzNO
11/6
2019
Dante is a huge @itvcorrie fan and his favourite character is David aka @JackPShepherd88 – so who better to send al… https://t.co/06bU8cK5M3
Retweeted by Variety, the Children’s Charity"Be resilient and never give up on accomplishing your dreams" > Watch our Young Ambassador, Dante, continuing his m… https://t.co/kpoYoc9qHXDante's got the moves 🔥 Almost showed you up there @AshleyBanjo! Dante Marvin, Child Of Courage 👏… https://t.co/nG8mEMtHl2
Retweeted by Variety, the Children’s CharityWith corks popping, we're celebrating our Young Ambassador, Dante, being honoured with a #prideofbritain Child of C… https://t.co/n3ykmVbt7qWas such an honour to share the stage with this incredible young man at prideofbritain awards! Dante you are a lit… https://t.co/dVbE2NSwG7
Retweeted by Variety, the Children’s CharityDante, our Young Ambassador, has broken 92 bones in his body, yet works unstintingly to spread his message that ‘th… https://t.co/4ExMGlruTpGetting super-excited about tonight's @PrideOfBritain at 8pm on @ITV, where Dante, our Young Ambassador, has a star… https://t.co/JdETY5YyXFHaving seen the difference #VarietyBigBuild has made to Springwater School, our mission is to help more children –… https://t.co/rBcVGACOfUHow do you sign 'Guy Fawkes' in Makaton? The answer is as fun as it's useful! #GuyFawkes #BonfireNight #Disabilityhttps://t.co/cGfBRpGEUC"33% of parents of disabled children have had to take out a loan to pay for food" > Stark stats on the economic imp… https://t.co/hQ2C2Ttx4yHeartfelt thanks to Variety's @ThePROPSBrek Committee & property industry attendees for raising vital funds for our… https://t.co/fULevYYKBO
11/5
2019
As the country gears up for a December election, it's worth reading @DCPcampaign's blog about what the next governm… https://t.co/BKVaJktM0ASo sad to hear of the passing of Pat Furzer, a long-standing Variety volunteer who was awarded a Presidential Cita… https://t.co/VYiePS2yQz
11/4
2019
Huge thanks to @MiniSpares for sponsoring a #VarietySunshineCoach for St John’s RC School. Your incredible generosi… https://t.co/vaYsUVAn1z
11/3
2019
Pupils at Maes Ebbw School have a range of physical and learning disabilities. Thanks to @DPD_UK, they have a fanta… https://t.co/jDSOtYJYlv
11/2
2019
"If you can't physically sit on a toilet, then there's a whole world that's not open to you" > As Nora's story show… https://t.co/sSYHjXlPGKThanks to the generosity of @DPD_UK, @CentreHoly received a new #VarietySunshineCoach! The minibus will support the… https://t.co/YDODopQz2O'It's behind you!' Great to see Thomas enjoying a day out with his family at @WestMidSafari Park. Read more about o… https://t.co/qHGGCvantgOrganising a holiday is not always straightforward if you're a family with a disabled child. To address this,… https://t.co/9OKkaRzCE1
11/1
2019
'Characters with a range of #disabilities are among new emoji now available on @Apple devices as part of its latest… https://t.co/0aAALjfISs
10/31
2019
'One of the stand out stars from the #prideofbritain awards was Dante Marvin, 11, who zoomed around the stage in a… https://t.co/rL8Xfhs7NOThe Makaton sign for 'bat'🦇might just come in handy over Halloween! https://t.co/VnnndXXkUGWhen Boris met #prideofbritain award winner, Dante, in a wheelchair funded by Variety: “How fast can you go in that… https://t.co/dGJodLjEqU
10/30
2019
Halloween came a week early for over 200 #Merseyside children who were treated to the biggest, scariest party in to… https://t.co/XTEEEo1LgHHuge thanks to @Joie_Baby for presenting a #SunshineCoach to @Birtenshaw School. ‘We are able to transport more pu… https://t.co/QEOlv3IXSS"Even if you wrap me in cotton wool I might break, so you might as well not waste the cotton wool!" > Watch… https://t.co/l04BYhaqeM'Dante [was] happy to show off his dance moves & tell the room he will not let brittle bone disease get in the way… https://t.co/gG2acFJfKu @FamilyFund pls share Do you know a young person with a physical disability who could play the lead role feature fi… https://t.co/cAuIT8IQA8
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10/29
2019
If you see a blue bucket or pumpkin this Halloween, what does it mean? It could signal that a child with #autism wa… https://t.co/9etGBSKhJCWe couldn't be prouder of our incredible Young Ambassador, @TheDanteMarvin, for winning a #prideofbritain award, in… https://t.co/i3RflKuFDsVariety is proud to be part of the Disabled Children's Partnership #GiveItBack campaign and we're delighted with… https://t.co/RQ36RUfi3I
10/28
2019
Hats off to this incredibly resourceful mum who made her son's skateboarding dream a reality! https://t.co/AkIBqrDTPa
10/27
2019
"It costs on average £581 a month more to raise a disabled child than a non-disabled child > Watch Variety colleagu… https://t.co/SVvD0DD4Pu
10/26
2019
On World Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Day, we're sharing these wise words from Courtney, who is a keen para-athle… https://t.co/RS6zumxxqPICYMI, listen to Variety's Young Ambassador, Dante, singing 'One little voice' at our recent Legends of Industry Aw… https://t.co/csfNFFb3jfVariety Golf members have raised the money to provide Ridgeway school their own Sunshine Coach today at New Zealand… https://t.co/yT2MBP54Fn
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10/25
2019
When the @thebeatles sang 'All you need is love', maybe this is what they really meant? Here's a thrilling… https://t.co/p9Hyjf7NqFThe joy of freedom! Watch Carmela's first ever beach outing with her new X8 Extreme 4x4 Powerchair, funded by Varie… https://t.co/Hz2T0O8aCcThanks to the generosity of @MiniSpares, @somervilleyouth Club received a new #VarietySunshineCoach! The children w… https://t.co/tdkzVnZtrk
10/24
2019
There wasn’t a dry eye at our 70th Anniversary reception at #BuckinghamPalace last week when Matt King OBE, a Varie… https://t.co/12nFNkI7gLGreat lunchtime listening: Variety colleague @Danwhite1972 talks to @EddieNestorMBE on @BBCRadioLondon about how di… https://t.co/yfJzoBQuXgICYMI, have a read of this heartwarming @MailOnline story about @EvaLongoria, @MelanieGriffith & @MariaRBravo's vis… https://t.co/kTJlnxSI1W"She is strong, cheeky and talkative!" > Mum Kelly tells us about the practical ways Variety has been able to help… https://t.co/jP9AuepAFL“All disabled children should have access to sport” - Ash Phillips, #VarietyGreatDaysOut Manager @VarietyGB Last… https://t.co/JDisZzTgAC
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10/23
2019
A big shout out to @gccouture, purveyors of gorgeous #luxurycakes, for creating and donating this magnificent cake… https://t.co/jWM2aZomepSo this has just arrived in the post and made our day ☺️ Providing great days out for sick, disabled & disadvant… https://t.co/mKOIhgxTSQ
Retweeted by Variety, the Children’s CharityWe love following the action-packed outdoor adventures of Carmela, who is clearly making the most of her all-terrai… https://t.co/FeyDnRLJnn
10/22
2019
Variety has been transforming children’s lives for 70 years and, with your support, we're looking forward to the ne… https://t.co/pvwJGdY3M1Celebrity guests @davidwalliams, @AmandaHolden, @KatiePiper_ & @Palomafaith added their touch to a striking artwork… https://t.co/yUFYWhegTEHere's a #mondaymotivation to help you kick-start the week! #childrenscharity https://t.co/YFb3He52ik
10/21
2019
Want to find out how to use your iPad or Android tablet to best support your child's vision, hearing, motor or lear… https://t.co/DrV6pnGivLThis is the human cost of not providing disabled children and their families the support they need - and to which t… https://t.co/AHSmyXbCMw
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10/20
2019
During #DownSyndromeAwarenessMonth, we thought Sarah's lovely story about her son Thomas might go some way towards… https://t.co/R6Fl0GW87f
10/19
2019
Hosting the @GlobalGiftFound Gala in London with @MelanieGriffith raising funds for the amazing charity @VarietyGB https://t.co/6BXGij2Zpr
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10/18
2019

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