About Jane Long

I've been part of Heel and Toe Charity’s journey since 2010, where I began working directly with the children as a therapy assistant. I instantly fell in with love the charity and it’s purpose which led to me moving to the fundraising side. Eight years on I'm working as Development Executive liaising with local and national businesses to highlight the amazing service the charity provides to children in the North East.

We Are Warriors

Total Warrior - Wow That Was Amazing! Mud, Ice and mayhem was the agenda last weekend as over 90 people joined together to raise funds for the children at Heel & Toe Charity by taking part in Total Warrior, Leeds. Total Warrior is an Obstacle course stretched over 10k and included 25 obstacles including 'The [...]

2018-07-05T13:23:05+00:00

Golf Day Ramside Golf Club

Charity Golf Day Raised just over £19,000 On Friday 11th May we held our Annual Charity Golf Day at Ramside Golf Course, Durham. Local businesses from all over the North East took part in the event to become the 2018 winner of the Heel & Toe Charity Golf Trophy and help raise funds for children [...]

2018-06-11T12:54:54+00:00

How Charity Escapes Help

Thank you to Charity Escapes Like most charities needing to utilise the same concept of fundraising, we find it a constant struggle to receive prize donations from businesses for our events. Luckily for us though we have found a great company who not only seek out these prizes, but arrange delivery and give SMN promotion [...]

2018-06-07T12:02:42+00:00

Surprise Award for Jack Thompson

Jack's Surprise Award We loved attending the #CCAwards  St. James Wealth Management Foundations North East Children of Courage Awards hosted by presenter - Rachel Sweeney. Our little star, Jack Thompson had been nominated by us, for an award in Fundraising and he was so excited. Jack was introduced to Heel & Toe Charity whilst he [...]

2018-06-04T13:37:15+00:00

Guest Blogger – Mattress Advisor

Phone Usage at Bedtime Using your smartphone before bed may be more detrimental to your sleep than you think. Take a look at how different types of apps affect sleep quality If you’re one of the millions of people who have trouble falling asleep at night, a major culprit disrupting your peaceful slumber could be within arm’s [...]

2018-04-30T14:23:28+00:00

Job Vacancy SALT

Job Vacancy at Heel & Toe Charity Speech & Language Therapist (SALT) Required Heel and Toe Children’s Charity is looking for a highly motivated paediatric speech and language therapist to join the dynamic and expanding therapy team. Heel and Toe Children’s Charity provides therapy to children with a range of neurodevelopmental disorders and other developmental [...]

2018-04-24T10:16:02+00:00

Hays Travel Donation

Hays Travel's Generous Donation Hays Travel in Birtley recently donated £847.20 to Heel and Toe Children’s Charity after receiving match funding from the Hays Travel Foundation. The team from Birtley held a coach trip towards the end of last year, where almost 50 of their friends and customers enjoyed a day out in York.   [...]

2018-03-22T09:39:57+00:00

New North East Event

NEW to the North East - Rough Runner This amazing new obstacle course is coming to the North East and we want you on our team! With 20 obstacles including an inflatable slide and travellator, this event looks set to be the biggest obstacle challenge in Chester-Le-Street. For a REGISTRATION FEE of ONLY £19 per [...]

2018-02-20T11:41:50+00:00

Amazing First Steps

Evie-Jean Takes First Steps! We are amazed at the progress our children are making thanks to the Block Therapy sessions at Heel & Toe Charity and on Wednesday, Evie- Jean took her very first steps towards her mum Hayley. WATCH EVIE-JEAN'S FIRST STEPS Click to Watch This achievement is what Heel & Toe Charity are [...]

2018-02-15T14:10:48+00:00