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.
May 19 was a beautifully sunny day for those of us that cheered from the cheer point and greeted our amazing runners at the finish. It was a probably a little on the warm side for the actual runners but to be honest we only saw smiles (you can see for yourself in the photos below). The Hackney half is the one sporting event that KEEN London really gets involved with and thanks to our brilliant runners and volunteers we got to be a part of the fun this year with our tent perfectly positioned to [...]