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.

Skydiving Fun

Leap Of Faith For Charity Jumping from 10,000 feet out of an aeroplane isn't for everyone. However 4 brave individuals decided they were ready to take the plunge in aid of children with disabilities in the North East. After a training session with the expert Skydiver instructors, our #TeamHT were raring to go (with a [...]

2021-05-18T10:49:16+00:00

Adventure Awaits in Hexham

Scale The Castle Walls Have you ever wanted to re-create your favourite movie scene, where the brave superhero rescues the princess from the tower? Well now is your chance... https://youtu.be/dicPsLQvyIw Langley Castle in Hexham has been owned by Lords and Ladies over the last 600 years and remains a beautiful historical landmark which, can [...]

2021-05-13T09:04:20+00:00

Exciting Teambuilding Opportunities

Returning To Work - Teambuilding Opportunities As most businesses start planning a return, we are offering your staff the chance to develop their teambuilding skills through our charity events. We know how important it is to work together, support one another and help our local businesses to thrive, so now is the time to start [...]

2021-05-04T09:42:04+00:00

Chloe’s Christmas Blog

Chloe Hammond, Charity Ambassador - Post Surgery Update I have now recovered from my Scoliosis Spinal Fusion Surgery. I was only on painkillers for about a month after surgery. It is still a bit of a struggle to sneeze and my back and my shoulders crack even more. The [...]

2020-12-17T13:45:35+00:00

Christmas Car Raffle

The Heel & Toe Christmas Car Raffle is Here! You could WIN this amazing brand new 70 Reg Hyundai i10 car (RRP £17,000+) kindly donated by Bristol Street Motors by entering the raffle. Simply Text 'HEEL' to 70215 to find out more. *Texts cost one standard rate message and you will be opting in to [...]

2020-11-12T12:42:17+00:00

Fantastic Donation

Fantastic Donation of PPE from Nad Lab UK Like many other charities who work hands on with children, we know the importance of cleanliness and hygiene procedures to protect our children and staff from any type of infections, germs or viruses. When Covid19 hit, our charity had to completely shut down which meant hundreds of [...]

2020-08-18T11:04:30+00:00

Great North Run 2020 Update

Great North Run 2020 - Event Cancelled We can now confirm that the GNR 40th Anniversary half marathon run has been cancelled. Your place will be automatically transferred to 2021.   We understand this is not the news you wanted to hear, however your safety is the priority for us all at this time.   [...]

2020-06-15T09:18:53+00:00

Chloe’s Life In Lockdown

Guest Blog - Chloe Hammond, Ambassador My Life in Lockdown I miss my family loads during this lockdown, but I have been seeing what they have been up to via social media. So far, I have spent my time chilling out and watching lots of YouTube and Disney+. On Disney+ I have been watching lots [...]

2020-06-11T12:58:46+00:00

Meet Our New Fundraising Officer

Meet Our New Fundraiser - Kirsty We would like to welcome Kirsty Hutton to Heel & Toe as our new Fundraising Officer. Kirsty joins us from FACT (Facing All Cancers Together) and has years of experience working with local charities.  Whilst our two Therapy Centres are temporarily closed and H&T staff are [...]

2020-04-22T09:43:21+00:00

Blog – Chloe It’s An Ambassadors Life

Hi, my name is Chloe Hammond. I am charity Ambassador at Heel & Toe Children's Charity and have been coming to the charity for therapy since they opened in 2008. Here is my blog, hope you enjoy reading. Being an Ambassador for Heel and Toe means a lot to [...]

2020-02-12T15:20:06+00:00

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