Disabled Kids’ Achievements Celebrated at Star-studded Ceremony

Dame Anne Begg joined the disabled children’s charity Whizz-Kidz at a star-studded awards ceremony to celebrate the achievements of young disabled people from across the UK.

The Kidz Unlimited Awards, held in the House of Commons, and hosted by Channel 4’s Rick Edwards, showcased the talent and achievements of Whizz-Kidz Ambassadors from across the UK.Image

The Aberdeen South MP met with young Ambassadors from the charity to congratulate them on their achievements and talk about their aspirations.

Dame Anne said: “It was fantastic to meet the Whizz-Kidz Ambassadors at the Kidz Unlimited Awards – they really are an inspirational group of young people.

“Whizz-Kidz do great work locally providing disabled children and young people with wheelchairs and with life skills through their work placements programme and wheelchair skills training

“I’m very proud to be one of the charity’s Parliamentary Champions and to support their work in Aberdeen and across the UK.”

For more information about Whizz-Kidz’s work providing disabled children and young people a chance of a childhood and the skills for a bright future, visit www.whizz-kidz.org.uk.