No Strings works with some of the masters of the original Muppet Show and Fraggle Rock, reaching children in conflicts, disasters and poverty around
Weaving urgent messages into puppet films and puppet play, No Strings captures children’s imaginations in ways they enjoy and connect with, supporting their emotional wellbeing, and saving lives.
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Making puppets in Haiti to help express feelings
"If you obey the ring's rules, all your wishes will come true"
Understanding warning signs, and being safe in disasters
Watching ChucheQhalin, landmine-awareness film, Afghanistan
With masters of the original Muppet Show (ARR Walt Disney Co)
A new programme for children affected by the Syrian crisis
HIV and gender awareness for children in sub-Saharan Africa
"Emergency kit? Why would anyone need all that stuff?"
Hagurosan, Darren Shan’s new book, out now! With all profits from Darren’s long-awaited new novel generously donated to No Strings. A terrific adventure from the master of fantasy, and one of the most successful authors writing today. Read more …
Peter and the Puppet Wolf: Harrogate Symphony Orchestra fundraising event, June 22nd. A matinee performance for kids with Peter and the Wolf and puppets! Summer Concert evening performance for adults, in support of No Strings. Come along!
Global Platform, Geneva, May 21-23: Meet us in the Education & Community Space on the -1 (basement) level of the Conference Centre, where we’ll be showing films from The Tales of Disasters at 11am Tues / Weds / Thurs, and 3.30pm Tues / Thurs. No Strings is also part of a DRR & video discussion panel in that space on Wednesday, 5.30 – 6.30pm. Download our flyer
FUNDRAISE FOR US! Climb a mountain, run a half marathon, put on a puppet show …
An innovative charity set up to increase awareness about major issues affecting children in emergencies, using puppets!! No Strings is my nominated charity of choice.
Darren Shan, children’s author
No Strings approaches vital awareness messages from the point of view of the children it helps, through things they genuinely like. That’s why it works.
Neil Morrissey, actor and No Strings patron
What we do in a simple, short video!