Programme Impact

54% of boys who completed our programme this year had renewed or increased contact with their fathers. 75% reported improved relationship with their fathers. Through our work we increase boys confidence, self-esteem, resilience and more importantly, emotional...
‘Community Matters’ litter pick

‘Community Matters’ litter pick

Fabulous afternoon spent assisting in a ‘Community Matters’ litter pick with other members of the public and reps from local groups on Clacton sea-front. The boys and mentors did themselves and LND proud. We even had the opportunity to talk to passers by...
Thanks to Tendring Police cadets

Thanks to Tendring Police cadets

Another big thanks and this time to Tendring Police cadets. Last night they volunteered their time and did bag packing at Asda Clacton and donated the monies raised to Lads Need Dads – £186.25! Thank you to all the customers who donated – this money will...
Great start to our Engage programme

Great start to our Engage programme

Great start to our Engage programme this evening. We started with homemade cake (courtesy of Brightlingsea lady Tooney Questhead), which the boys, mums and mentors thoroughly enjoyed! Boys from five schools represented this evening, a new team of mentors and the boys...