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Gaming

We love gaming and whether you’re a total beginner or absolute boss we want you in!

We believe gaming is for everyone, that’s why we’re inviting you to join us as we celebrate the power of gaming to bring joy and create awesome communities. Get ready for challenges, streaming and digital events right here.

Step 1
Pick a gaming challenge - Choose your game and how you want to fundraise
Step 2
Start streaming - Set up an account on Twitch + Tiltify then tell everyone about it!
Step 3
Get gaming - Start fundraising and have some fun!

Young wheelchair users are gamers too! Help us get the word out there: this epic group of young people should be included and represented in the gaming community.

We’re asking you to shout it from the rooftops and change attitudes in the gaming world by picking a challenge and getting talking.

Go on a Fortnite frenzy, get building on Animal Crossing or host a games night with your household IRL – the challenge is up to you!

Raise awareness and money for awesome new equipment for young wheelchair users ‐ and have fun while doing it. Power up – let’s go!

Digital Fundraising Resources

We’ve got all the tools you’ll need to be the ultimate Game the Same legend! Whether its social assets or Twitch overlays you can boot up your stream today!

What we can do with your help

£55

This enables a young person to take part in an exciting activity at a Whizz-Kidz Club, such as a [sports/performing arts/virtual reality gaming/robotics] workshop, giving them an opportunity to try something new and have fun.

£95

Will allow Whizz-Kidz to deliver an hour of Wheelchair Skills Training for up to 10 young people, giving them the skills and confidence they need to use their equipment safely and increase their independence.

£267

Will pay for a Whizz-Kidz Mobility Engineer to carry out a Repair & Maintenance appointment with a young wheelchair user, visiting them at home to fix problems they are encountering with their equipment, ensuring they are able to continue to use their wheelchair safely and enjoy their independence.

£320

Can help Whizz-Kidz deliver an Employability Skills Day for 10 young wheelchair users, where they can develop their knowledge, skills and confidence to help increase their chances of finding employment.

£1,760

Will create a Whizz-Kidz fully-supported work placement for a young wheelchair user, enabling them to spend up to 10 days gaining vital skills and experience to help them build a career.

£5,500

This enables Whizz-Kidz to provide a powered wheelchair, helping a child to participate fully at school and in social activities and allowing them to keep up with siblings and classmates. Specialist features like seat-risers can enable young people to enjoy life-changing independence, helping them reach the toy or book they want from a shelf, or speak to their peers at eye level.

Katie’s Story

Katie’s loved gaming since she can remember

"I enjoy gaming simply because it’s fun! Gaming feels like an inclusive society, it has less barriers than every day. I can join in with my family, friends and the gaming community."