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£575raised of £500 target by 35 supporters

    Weʼve raised £575 to help children with additional developmental needs. Friends of Gordon Cottage is a charity set up to help Gordon Cottage.

    Funded on Wednesday, 27th September 2017

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    Our son Jack will be 2 in Aug, since he was about 10 mths old I've known there was something wrong with the way his development was coming along- in May this year he was allocated a place at Gordon Cottage Child development centre in Kelty, he goes once a week for 1.5 hrs, As I write this he has been going for about 6 weeks. The difference is amazing - Jack is learning to play ( something that should come naturally) and is interacting more with us and others. We are on a pathway to a diagnosis for Jack just now but it's a long road- we suspect that he will eventually be diagnosed with ASD ( autism ) and possibly SPD ( sensory processing disorder) Jack doesn't gesture - i.e. Point/ wave bye bye, doesn't make eye contact with people other than close family, doesn't ask for things he wants either verbally or with non verbal gestures. he is however a happy, healthy wee boy who loves to have fun.
    Jack will have challenges all his life but with the right help and support he will be happy throughout these challenges! This support starts with Gordon Cottage, the charity I am fundraising for is Friends Of Gordon Cottage - The charity do brilliant work and the centre benefits greatly from their help.
    The Friends Of Gordon Cottage charity was established in order to:
    Promote the welfare of children with additional support needs who are using or have used the centre
    To assist the staff in the centre to further achievements of the children attending the centre
    To assist parents of the children who either attend or have previously attended the centre
    To provide funds to buy equipment and to enable children to visit places of stimulating interest
    To assist in the education of the public at large with a view to being a fully inclusive society

    On 24.09.17 I will do a sponsored sky dive to raise funds for this brilliant cause- Clarke and I are paying for the skydive so all sponsor money will go to the charity so please, please give what you can.
    Thank you

    Claire x

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      35

      • clair speed

        clair speed

        Sep 24, 2017

        Love Clair & Steve xx

        £30.00

      • Catherine-anne Abel

        Catherine-anne Abel

        Sep 24, 2017

        Good luck lovey. Sending u all lots of love 😗 xx

        £10.00

      • Ryan Anderson

        Ryan Anderson

        Sep 24, 2017

        £10.00

      • Donna Christie

        Donna Christie

        Sep 23, 2017

        Well done missy - so much braver than me xxx

      • Kim Mclachlan

        Kim Mclachlan

        Sep 11, 2017

        Good luck Claire 😀 xxx

        £10.00

      • Greig

        Greig

        Sep 11, 2017

        £10.00

      • Nick Dunn

        Nick Dunn

        Jul 20, 2017

        Jack is a very lucky boy. Love Nick, Lianne, Carter and Sofia x

        £90.00

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