Together we can make a real difference to the lives of disabled children and adults across the North East.

There are so many ways you can support our work – from running a marathon to holding a coffee morning at work and everything in between!  Whether you take part in an organised event or organise your own, every penny raised will support our work across the North East.

Great North Swim – June 2019

Congratulations and thank you so much to our fantastic 2018 Great North Swimmers!

Not only have you achieved something amazing by swimming a mile across Lake Windermere, you have raised thousands of pounds to support disabled children, young people and adults across the North East!

Thank you so much!

If you are inspired by this amazing bunch, why not sign up now for Great North Swim 2019?

Registration is £35 but we have an early bird discount price of £25 if you sign up before 31 August 2018, so now is the time to take the plunge and sign up now!


Great North Run – Sunday 9 September 2018 – SOLD OUT!

We are delighted that all of our Great North Run 2018 places are now taken, and we are looking forward to a fantastic day with over 100 people running the famous 13.1 miles to raise thousands of pounds for Percy Hedley!

If you have your own place in this year’s run we’d love you to join #TeamPercyHedley and raise funds for us – please just drop us a line at  or call us on 0191 212 7878 and we’ll make sure you have one of our fab running vests and all the help you need with your fundraising!

If you don’t have a place for this year’s run, but you’re wishing you did, why not let us know you’re interested in a place next year!  We have an exciting early bird discount offer coming up in September and to be the first to know simply fill in this form, and we’ll be in touch!

We are delighted the region’s leading IT specialist firm ITPS has joined us as sponsor of Team Percy Hedley at this year’s Great North Run.  Look out for your exclusive 2018 running vest courtesy of ITPS coming to all our Team Percy Hedley runners soon!




The Percy Hedley Ball 2018 – Saturday 17 November

The region’s best loved charity ball returns on Saturday 17 November with a new home at the Hilton Newcastle Gateshead.

Visit our dedicated Percy Hedley Ball page to find out more about how you can join us at the event of the year!


Why not organise your own event?

Lovely people from across the North East are baking, walking, sitting in silence, head shaving, pub quiz-ing, singing, dancing and everything in between to raise vital funds for Percy Hedley!

Let us know your plans and we’ll do everything we can to help you make the most of your fundraising.  Drop us a line to let us know what you are doing, or if you’d like to chat about an idea you have, please call us on 0191 212 7878 or email, and together we will make a real difference to disabled people in the North East.

You can read more about our work and the wonderful people who support us here and don’t forget to send us photos of your fundraising and we’ll do our best to share them on Facebook and Twitter!