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Updates on what’s happening at Blessing in Disguise including upcoming events and plans.

Blessing in Disguise V.I.P Day in association with A.L. Silcock Fun Fairs
Sunday 1st May at Orford Park, Warrington 11am to 1pm and Sunday 15th May 2022 at DW Stadium, Wigan 11am to 1pm  (V.I.P. Wristbands required to attend)

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You must be registered with us to obtain a V.I.P. Wristband for our events. If you have a child or young person with a special need or disability and are not registered with us, it's easy to do so.

Drop us a message here on this link to our Facebook page and inbox us, we will soon have you registered. Once we have your details and proof of disability, we can arrange for tickets to be posted out to you or you can pop into our new office at Leigh to collect.

We are pleased to announce that we will be having two very special Blessing in Disguise V.I.P. Days in association with A.L. Silcock Fun Fairs this Springtime.

Now that all the restrictions have been lifted we have managed to re-open the much missed event at Orford Park, Warrington as well as our regular event at DW Stadium, Wigan.  This is a fantastic day out at the fun fair exclusively for children and families registered with Blessings.

We were so happy that we could open our events for the children at long last after them not being able to go for so very long due to Covid-19 and the lockdown restrictions.

Here is a collage of some of the photos from last May's event at DW Stadium.

The feedback from the event was fabulous. Everyone had a much needed day out and back to some sort of 'normality'.

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2022-05 01 B.I.D. & A.L. Silcock V.I.P. Fun Fair - Orford Park, Warrington
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2022 TBC Swim-Ability Sessions


Blessing in Disguise Gift Aid Form

If you have made or are making a donation to Blessing in Disguise and you are a UK tax payer you can 'Gift Aid' your donations, making them worth 25% more to us, at no extra cost to you.


Simply complete and return our 'Gift Aid' form and we will do the rest.

Blessing in Disguise Swim-Ability Application Form Register now!

Swim-Ability, 10 week beginners course for children / young adults with SEN Funded by B.I.D.

Blessing in Disguise Equipment Application Form

If you or someone you know has a child or young adult with a life limiting illness or disability that is in need of of life enhancing equipment, please complete and submit the attached form. 

Blessing in Disguise Santa in July Nomination Form

Nominations are now open for our 'Santa in July' half-way to Christmas Party, St.John's Church Hall, Hindley Green on Thursday 21st July 2022

Please complete and submit the attached form

V.I.P. Fun Fairs


Blessing in Disguise in association with A.L. Silcock Family Fun Fair's will be hosting the Blessing in Disguise V.I.P. Spring Fun Fairs at Orford Park, Warrington on Sunday 1st May, 11am - 1pm.

DW Stadium, Wigan on Sunday 15th May, 11am - 1pm



If you would like tickets for both events please request them at the same time.

Tickets are only available to the immediate family of the child who is registered with Blessing in Disguise due to limited tickets.

Wristbands are £1 each, to reserve your wristband please INBOX Blessing in Disguise. We are expecting there to be high demand so please be patient if you are waiting for a reply


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Blessing in Disguise always welcomes volunteers.

If you would like to Volunteer get in touch!

Thanks to the money we raised with your support we have provided much needed and equipment totally free of charge to children and young people and their families across the UK and made a significant difference to their lives.

  • equipment for the home & household items

  • children's clothing; toiletries; toys

  • bedroom furniture, beds & bedding

  • safety aids & video monitoring equipment for autistic children & children with epilepsy

  • communication aids & equipment

  • special needs buggies & accessories

  • wheelchairs & accessories

  • specialist disability aids & equipment

  • high chairs

  • dark dens & sensory equipment

  • I.C.E. badges, lanyards & wristbands

In addition to equipment provided, we have organised several family days out and events full of cherished memories for children and young people with disabilities.


We had a huge success and tremendous feedback from the specially adapted funfair events that we organised in association with A.L. Silcock providing exclusive VIP access for children and young people with disabilities.


  • easter egg runs and toy donations to the childrens wards of hospitals, hospices and S.E.N. schools

  • Christmas party and tea with Santa

  • family respite breaks

  • assisted transport

  • days out - fun fair, cinema, bowling, tourist attractions, community events, coffee mornings plus much more.