Category: News

Vacancy – Fundraising Coordinator

Fundraising Coordinator We are recruiting a Fundraising Coordinator to provide a solid administrative base to Dandelion Time’s busy Fundraising Office.  This will involve effective stewardship of all potential and current donors, managing our supporter database and a very busy calendar.

A Certificate in Nature, Crafts & Family Systems

An experiential and therapeutic approach to working with children and families We are currently taking applications for our next Certificate course which begins in November 2019. The course follows the methodology used in Dandelion Time’s work with vulnerable families and

Marathon Madness

April was Marathon Madness month for Dandelion Time.  With enthusiastic, energetic supporters donning the green Dandelion Time vest to run in both the Brighton and London Marathons. We were delighted to see such enthusiasm by our runners who signed up

Dandelion Time and the Development of Green Minds

An Explanation and Manifesto for Action Dandelion Time is now a leader in showing how agencies can work with children and families fragmented by neglect, abuse and trauma. Three particular strengths in the approaches are central: providing nature-based environments for

Dandelion Time Blog goes Live

We are delighted to announce our Blog has now gone live on our website. Our first Blog is by Dr Caroline Jessel about how the idea of Dandelion Time came to her, as she cycled through the bluebells in Kent

National Conference on Children’s Mental Health Services

On 12 February, a group from Dandelion Time attended a national conference in London looking at how to improve mental health services for children and young people. We had been invited by Open Forum Events who were keen for the

Recognition as Kent Environment Strategy Champion

On a wet and windy night, Dandelion Time were invited to the noble baronial hall at Broome Park, once the home of Lord Kitchener, to receive an award from the Kent Environment Champions Group.   We were delighted to see the

Chris Packham endorses Dandelion Time

Dandelion Time is delighted to announce that our work is endorsed by celebrated naturalist and author Chris Packham.  Chris is renowned for his fantastic work for wildlife as seen on TV (Springwatch, Autumnwatch, Winterwatch and many others) but more recently 

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Michael Morpurgo is Dandelion Time’s Patron

Famous Children’s writer Michael Morpurgo joined Dandelion Time as a patron ‘I’d be honoured to support your important and wonderful work at Dandelion Time’ he declared. Michael, who wrote War Horse runs a charity in Devon with his wife Clare.