What is KEEN?
KEEN London is the only charity in London providing one-to-one support at free sports and activity sessions for children with additional needs.
Volunteer with KEEN
KEEN London volunteers (our coaches) are the heart and soul of our great family. We simply couldn’t provide our unique service without them.
Thanks to all of you at Keen for giving me as a parent, an opportunity to say how grateful we are for the respite we get every Saturday. It has transform our Saturday’s. We started coming to the session at the start of 2014 and we have rarely missed any sessions. My daughter who has autism and muscle dystrophy enjoys going and looks forward to the jam packed activities which are always fun and talks about them endlessly. The coaches are all very experienced and help the kids and encourages them to get involved or just talk to them and listen. In the summer my daughter went to her first residential trip for 2 days. She had so much fun and still talks about it to this day. They also went to the Aquarium and soft play. Thank you all for your support.
We are beyond excited and proud to have received an amazing grant from Global’s Make Some Noise. On his breakfast show, presenter Chris Moyles revealed that we have been awarded a whopping £94,000 - much to our delight and surprise! The grant will be used to fund our sessions in East London, guaranteeing that our athletes will benefit from the unique KEEN London service for at least the next two years. Global’s Make Some Noise have been incredible supporters and fundraisers: they’ve really gone the distance and given our athletes some amazing experiences along the [...]