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We’re pleased to announce that our partnership with the Lakes International Comic Art Festival at their 2016 festival has been a hugely successful!

A massive celebration of comic art in all its forms, the festival took over the town of Kendal on the weekend of 14th-16th October, and...

Posted on: 26th October 2016 by: Charlie Loveday
Categories Fundraising

Fundraising can be a great excuse to also work on your own physical wellbeing. Whether it be through running, cycling, walking or swimming, people often use their fundraising target to motivate themselves to get healthier.

The latest fundraiser to do just that is Laura Moloney, who...

Posted on: 21st October 2016 by: Charlie Loveday
Categories Fundraising

Reality Check Support Group in Macclesfield is 10 years old!

From left to right: Bev Nixon, Louise Coppack, Maureen Brotherston, Emma McNeely, Debbie Cox and Honor Simpson

Reality Check, the OCD, BDD and Hoarding Support Group in Macclesfield was set up 10 years ago by...

Posted on: 18th October 2016 by: Olivia
Categories Support & Treatment

We’ve had a lot of fundraisers taking on amazing physical challenges recently. While these are all incredible, all of the runs, treks, dives and cycles our fundraisers are up to can make fundraising seem absolutely exhausting, not to mention out of bounds for those who aren’t able to do a...

Posted on: 17th October 2016 by: Charlie Loveday
Categories Fundraising

As OCD Awareness Week draws to a close, it’s the perfect time to draw attention to two of our recent star fundraisers!

First is Sam Parker, who a few weeks ago set out on the ambitious challenge to run three separate 10K runs on three consecutive weekends. When we last updated you,...

Posted on: 14th October 2016 by: Charlie Loveday
Categories Fundraising

This weekend was the Chester Marathon, a 26 mile run through a beautiful historic city. But for John-Paul "JP" Morris, one of our fundraisers, it was much more than that: it was the culmination of a year of incredible fundraising activities the honour the memory of a great man: Daniel...

Posted on: 10th October 2016 by: Charlie Loveday
Categories Fundraising

It's that time of year again, when we all join together to fight stigma and raise awareness of OCD. Although raising awareness is something we focus on all year round through our services, OCD Awareness Week is a great opportunity to further highlight the true nature of OCD, and help...

Posted on: 7th October 2016 by: Olivia
Categories Get involved

Our fundraisers are always going above and beyond to help people with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Now we have someone who is so committed to the cause that she’s actually going to jump out of a plane!

Charlotte Davison, who has OCD, finds that her condition stops her from doing a...

Posted on: 3rd October 2016 by: Charlie Loveday
Categories Fundraising