welcome to sparkle...

Hi! We’re Sparkle, a charity that helps children and young people from Gwent with a disability or developmental difficulty.

Life isn’t easy for some of these children, or their families, which is why Sparkle raises money through donations and grants to fund services, staff and equipment at the Serennu Children’s Centre in Newport where we’re based.

You can find out more information about the charity and what we do here

Be a star and help a child sparkle!

Some of the activities and support we offer includes:

 a fantastic range of activities including swimming lessons, minecraft sessions, & multi-skills

 regular clubs for all ages including Youth Club, Play Club, Sibling Club and After School Club

 family activities including family swim sessions, family fun days and opportunities to view a film as a family at our fully-accessible on-site MediCinema

 access to clinical psychology services, family liaison support and play workers

 access to parent support groups, run by parents for parents, including the Serennu Parents’ Group, Smile and Newport Autism Support Group
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Sparkle Appeal Sports

Sports Activities

We can help children and young people to access relevant clubs and activities within their local area.

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Sparkle Appeal After School

After School Clubs

After School Clubs are for children & young people to help them develop skills in a safe yet fun environment.

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Sparkle Appeal Whats On

Family Events

We hold four family events every year including fetes, discos and parties.

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Sparkle Family Events

Whats On

Check out all the latest events, clubs, sports and activities.

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We have a fantastic 3D MediCinema here at the Serennu Children’s Centre which shows films every Tuesday evening and Saturday morning.

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Sparkle Holiday Activities

Holiday Activities

We aim to provide children & young people with a disability or developmental difficulty with a variety of activities during most school holidays.

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thank you for your support

Here at Sparkle we have been lucky enough to secure the generous support of many grant-giving bodies, corporate sponsors and other generous groups and individuals. We are also supported by our wonderful Ambassadors who give so freely and generously of their time both helping to promote our cause and taking part in fundraising activities.