Join Team HS&J for the Cheltenham Challenge!


A team from Hop Skip and Jump will be taking on the Cheltenham Challenge in June. Members of staff from HS&J will be slogging round the course on the 22nd June to raise money for our centres and we need YOU! You can take on whichever distance you’re comfortable with from 5k, all the way […]

A Big Thank You to the Formula 1 Philanthropist!

Hop Skip and Jump Swindon would like to extend their sincere thanks to the anonymous individual who has donated two brand new go karts to the centre! We’re absolutely delighted with the gift and the go karts will be whizzing round our track soon! We’re on the look out for the next world champion, so […]

IMEX Take on ‘The Monster Challenge’ for Hop Skip and Jump


Malmesbury based company IMEX  are taking on The Monster Challenge in support of Hop Skip and Jump. The seven-strong team from IMEX, who provide IT support, are hard in training for the event, which takes place on the 17th May. The Monster Challenge will see the team take on a series of gruelling obstacles over a […]

Temporary Phone Number – Cheltenham Centre

Due to a temporary fault with our telephone line at the Cheltenham centre, we would like to request that anyone who wishes to speak to Emma and the team dial: 07950203806. Thank you in advance for your consideration!

Hop Skip and Jump Donkey Service 2014


On Wednesday March 12th Gloucester Cathedral provided a stunning backdrop for the 2014 Hop Skip and Jump Donkey Service. The near thousand year-old cathedral welcomed a host of donkeys, along with a number of children from local special schools and the team from Hop Skip and Jump.  The Reverend Celia Carter with donkey handlers Linda […]

Hop Skip and Jump Mobile Phone Policy – Bristol Centre

On the advice of OFSTED we have implemented a no mobile phone policy. This policy has been put in place for safeguarding reasons in order to keep those who attend our centre safe. We kindly ask that you hand over your phone to centre staff when you arrive at the centre, where it will be […]

High Sheriff of Gloucestershire Visits HS&J Cheltenham


  Hop Skip and Jump Cheltenham were delighted to welcome the High Sheriff of Gloucestershire Hugh Tollemache and his wife Rosie to the centre on March 11th. The High Sheriff was given a tour of the site and greeted members of staff and children from the Cheltenham centre as well as founder trustees Celia Carter […]

Hop Skip and Jump on BBC Radio Gloucestershire


On Sunday 9th March Hop Skip and Jump founder trustees Mrs. Clarissa Mitchell and The Reverend Celia Carter were interviewed by Richard Atkins for his BBC Radio Gloucestershire show ‘Sunday Breakfast’. They chatted about the work of Hop Skip and Jump in the Gloucestershire area, before moving on to discuss Hop Skip and Jump’s 2014 […]

Rotary Club of Cheltenham Sunrise Cheque Handover

Rotary Cheque

22/02/2014 – We were blessed with the first nice weather for weeks as the Rotary Club of Cheltenham Sunrise visited Hop Skip and Jump Cheltenham to present a cheque for £5,000. A result of their generous fundraising efforts, the money sees Hop Skip and Jump’s minibus proudly displaying the club’s logo, as well as providing […]

Comment – Ruled Out? – Autism and the School System

With the launch of Ambitious About Autism’s Ruled Out campaign came the shocking news that four in ten children with autism have been subject to illegal temporary exclusions from their schools. These exclusions on an informal basis – asking parents to pick children up early from school or indeed asking them not to attend at […]