Alternative Gifts

Presents come and presents go, but at ChildAid we would like to offer you the chance of buying a gift that can last forever, Each gift is a special pack which we will buy locally for the children. The packs can and will transform lives. They will even save liuves. Differing age groups ar catered for as well as special themes.

Not only can these precious gifts mean so much in helping to transform a young life, they will demonstrate your compassion and care to those close to you.

So how does it work?

  • Select the gift you wish to purchase from the list below or view/print the pdf catalogue attached here >>
  • If not buying on-line, complete and return the order form on the Catalogue above to
    ChildAid, PO Box 200, Bromley, Kent, BR1 1QF with your payment
  • We will then ensure that the gift you have purchased will be arranged to be provided for a child or young person in Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine or Russia
  • We will also post to you a thank you greeting card so if you are buying on behalf of another person you can pass this on so that they know about the gift bought.

Thank you on behalf of all the children we serve.

If ordering on-line you can view your Shopping Basket at any time by clicking the View Cart button.

 

You can add a donation to your order simply by adding to your shopping basket. Thank you.

preschool

Early Years Gift Packs

Olya’s life fell apart when her husband abandoned her as she was about to give birth. She was living on the streets when ChildAid’s partner gave her hope, found her a place to live and then, and still now, bring her essential supplies for her baby and herself.

Maybe simple help … but in these early years it is so critical. Thank you.

Early Years' Pack A - £5

Each pack contains nappies, ointments and creams

Early Years' Pack B - £10

Each pack contains nappies, ointments and creams, baby milk, baby food, baby vests, body wwash & shampoo

Early Years' Pack C - £25

Each pack contains nappies, ointments and creams, baby milk, baby food, baby vests, body wash & shampoo, mittens & booties, baby blanket, baby hat and a maternity dress

preschool

Pre-School Gift Packs

Tanya is pale, physically weak and underdeveloped. She is too young to go to school but she rarely goes outside to play and lacks stimulation. She dreams about going to kindergarten! Her mother needs encouragement and direction.

Support for desperately poor and vulnerable families will encourage and enrich them and your help is a real blessing.

Pre-School Pack A - £5

Each pack contains paints & paint brushes, healthy food box, dolly/cuddly bear, plasters and ointments.

Pre-School Pack B - £15

Each pack contains paints & paint brushes, healthy food box, dolly/cuddly bear, plasters, ointments, early learning games, first shoes and story time/Bible story books.

Pre-School Pack C - £30

Each pack contains paints & paint brushes, healthy food box, dolly/cuddly bear, plasters, ointments, early learning games, first shoes, story time/Bible story books clothing and parenting classes.

preschool

School Gift Packs

Parents struggling to even put food on the table. Orphans deprived on basic educational needs. Children with disabilities balancing their care regime with schooling.

Eva has mild learning difficulties and yet the support ChildAid partners have given, even just giving her equipment the same as her peers, has transformed her school life. It means so much to her and 100’s of others.

School Pack A - £10

Each pack contains stationery, Bibles/Christian teaching, notebooks and reading books.

School Pack B - £25

Each pack contains stationery, Bibles/Christian teaching, notebooks, reading books, school shoes, school bag and football/hulahoop/skipping rope.

School Pack C - £45

Each pack contains stationery, Bibles/Christian teaching, notebooks, reading books, school shoes, school bag, football/hulahoop/skipping rope, school uniform, after-school/homework club and a day at summer camp.

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Teenager Gift Packs

Ruslan grew up knowing only neglect, with no meaningful or positive family connections. His schooling consisted of basic literacy and numeracy only, with very little skills useful for leading an informed and effective independent life.

He, along with so many others, need guidance on how to live healthily, morally and meaningfully. Thank you for giving young people a chance.

Teenager Pack A - £10

Each pack contains personal hygiene products and health/sex education lessons.

Teenager Pack B - £25

Each pack contains personal hygiene products, health/sex education lessons, Bibles & Christian teaching, Leagl Document help (such as CVs etc) and independent living skills.

Teenager Pack C - £50

Each pack contains personal hygiene products, health/sex education lessons, Bibles & Christian teaching, Leagl Document help (such as CVs etc), independent living skills, homework support, vocational training support and a day at summer camp.

family

Family Gift Packs

Prices of foods, medicines and clothing in eastern Europe, especially Ukraine, are rising far more than families can afford. Sasha’s ill-health means that much of the family’s meagre income has to go on her care.

A balanced diet is very hard to achieve. Meeting physical needs is so important for Sasha’s family, but thanks to you we can also bring spiritual and moral guidance.

Family Pack A - £5

Each pack contains vegetable & herb seeds, food hamper and household cleaning products.

Family Pack B - £15

Each pack contains vegetable & herb seeds, food hamper, household cleaning products, kitchen utensils, towels & personal hygiene products and medicines.

Family Pack C - £30

Each pack contains vegetable & herb seeds, food hamper, household cleaning products, kitchen utensils, towels & personal hygiene products, medicines, Bible & Christian teaching, clothing and support network/advice sessions.

winter

Winter Gift Packs

We take for granted that come the winter our houses will be heated and our bodies protected from the cold. For children like Yelena and Yura without these packs their parents would find it so very hard to keep the cold at bay, causing further deterioration in Yura’s ill-health.

Their smiles show what receiving these gifts of winter warmth truly means to them.

Winter Pack A - £5

Each pack contains scarf, gloves and hat.

Winter Pack B - £25

Each pack contains scarf, gloves, hat and winter boots.

Winter Pack C - £40

Each pack contains scarf, gloves, hat, winter boots and coats/clothing.

health

Health Gift Packs

George’s father earns very little. His mother is his full-time carer. Written off by the medical profession as never being able to walk or participate in society, his family could not afford life transforming therapies.

George’s health and his future prospects, and that of 100s of other children, are now so much improved thanks to the free treatments these packs can provide.

Health Pack A - £5

Each pack contains speech therapy session and music therapy session.

Health Pack B - £15

Each pack contains speech therapy session, music therapy session, physio/hydro therapy session and cognitive toys & games.

Health Pack C - £50

Each pack contains speech therapy session, music therapy session, physio/hydro therapy session, cognitive toys & games, walking aids and respite retreats.

Teenage Vocational Help - £10

An essential step from the despair of unemployment to contributing to society. This gift can open new horizons for a young person

School Shoes - £10

Going to school in tatty and holed shoes is uncomfortable and embarrassing, and doesn’t make school fun

Winter Boots - £15

Not a treat or fashion item but the only way to get about in the harsh winter months. Your gift is an essential item of protection

Help to Pay Bills - £35

Gives a new start, relieves anxiety and heals potential rifts in a relationship. Even small debts can bring desperation

One Month of Day Care - £50

A day centre for young people with severe learning difficulties or a drop-in centre for orphans or children in vulnerable families. A month's gift for a young person

Wheelchair or Freedom Equipment - £50

Rehabilitation equipment and wheelchairs make a huge difference in life experience for children. They can literally help children walk, or can give them freedom they would only dream about otherwise

Winter Fuel £100

As one grandmother says: "without the lorry load of wood we would not have physically survived the winter". This gift does not transform lives...it saves them

Fruit Basket - £1

Gives vitamins, minerals and fibre to children whose diets need significant improvement for healthier lives

Sweet and Treats - £1

Which child doesn’t have a sweet tooth? £1 won’t overdose them on sweets but gives a treat that any child deserves

Presents come and presents go, but at ChildAid we would like to offer you the chance of buying a gift that can last forever, Each gift is a special pack which we will buy locally for the children. The packs can and will transform lives. They will even save liuves. Differing age groups ar catered for as well as special themes.

Not only can these precious gifts mean so much in helping to transform a young life, they will demonstrate your compassion and care to those close to you.

So how does it work?

  • Select the gift you wish to purchase from the list below or view/print the pdf catalogue attached here >>
  • If not buying on-line, complete and return the order form on the Catalogue above to
    ChildAid, PO Box 200, Bromley, Kent, BR1 1QF with your payment
  • We will then ensure that the gift you have purchased will be arranged to be provided for a child or young person in Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine or Russia
  • We will also post to you a thank you greeting card so if you are buying on behalf of another person you can pass this on so that they know about the gift bought.

Thank you on behalf of all the children we serve.