New families project to launch in October

The Families Fund, SMILE Together, is officially launching in October for families with a disabled member living in Northumberland. Sport England Families Fund aims to increase the opportunities for families to be active in sport and physical activity together, ensuring experiences of sport and physical activity are fun and enjoyable. Our SMILE Together project aims[…]


Strong Season for Stephen Miller ends with Silver at IPC European Championships ahead of Charity Events

Paralympian and SMILE Through Sport Founder Stephen Miller won a Silver medal at last month’s IPC European Athletics Championships held in Berlin, Germany. Competing in the F32 Club Throw event, Miller was up against his big rival Maciej Sochal, who is the current World Record holder and reigning Paralympic Champion. Miller pushed the Polish athlete[…]

SEN learners sought for FREE educational programme at Jarrow Hall

Young people with learning disabilities sought for expanding special educational needs programme at Jarrow Hall A charity is reaching out to young people with special educational needs (SEN) and their parents after its programme based in the beautiful setting of Jarrow Hall Anglo-Saxon Farm, Village and Bede Museum in South Tyneside has increased its number[…]


World Boccia Championship Volunteers needed!

Are you looking for something to do this summer?  Why not come along and volunteer at the  World Boccia  Championships Liverpool. Becoming a volunteer at the World Boccia Championships is a truly unique and exciting opportunity to be part of something huge! If you are new to the sport, boccia is a Paralympic sport with no[…]

Children’s Multi-Sports Day

SMILE Through Sport and Heel & Toe are delighted to announce that   they are hosting a Children’s Multi-Sport Day which is kindly being sponsored by Irwin Mitchell Solicitors. Why don’t you come and join us for a fun and family friendly day with a range of Multi-Sport activities including wheelchair basketball and swimming. . The[…]


Funding success to get families active together in Northumberland

  SMILE Through Sport is celebrating after being awarded £173,835 of National Lottery funding from Sport England’s Families Fund, which aims to help more families get active together. The fund comes as part of Sport England’s focus on ensuring young people have an enjoyable experience and a positive attitude towards sport and physical activity at a[…]


Wheelchair Bowling arrives in Tyne & Wear

Exciting new opportunity wheelchair users to try outdoor bowls in Tyne & Wear. Washington Glebe Bowling Club are delighted to announce that they now have wheelchair bowling at their bowling club. Indoor bowls is popular throughout Britain and in many other parts of the world, one of the attractions of indoor bowling is that it[…]