What a year! We’ve gone from finding our feet to spreading our wings

Written by TMOF volunteer ambassador - Dr Linda Jane Newby A celebration of our achievements in 2021 2021 was a truly transformational year for The Maggie Oliver Foundation. As we start a busy new year with lots more exciting plans, we wanted to pause to reflect on...


NO ONE GIVES A SHIT ABOUT VICTIMS OF CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE, it has taken me a lifetime to build up the courage to write this, but here we go….. I was born in 1966, a brother to a loving family in London and my parents at the time were hard working and for all their work...

Poem by John Roedel

my brain and heart divorced a decade ago over who was to blame about how big of a mess have become eventually, they couldn't be in the same room with each other now my head and heart share custody of me stay with my brain during the week and my heart gets me on...

This is my life, written down on paper

My name is ‘Rosie’. This is my life written down on paper. My childhood was not a very good one. My parents were heroin addicts and as you can imagine they were not very good at being parents. Throughout my whole life I had no boundaries no one to tell me off. I was...

Natural Thinking by Ria Walton

the frondescence of flourishing leaves  coming to life the essence of new life for spring the re birth of trees the birds singing their melodies sweet songs of morning nature alive with fresh new growth buds blooming their energy forthwith to bring, the floral...

The Three Girls Workshop

Three Girls Workshop With lockdown having restricted the hosting of events ‘in person’ the Foundation recently ran on online meet-up centred around the BAFTA award winning BBC mini-series Three Girls.  The programme (for which Maggie worked as the Programme...


By Ryan Hooper, PA Chief Reporter  A new, specific law is required to give more rights to those affected by crime, the Victims' Commissioner for England and Wales has said. Dame Vera Baird QC said a change of culture'' was long overdue'' to look after'' victims of...

Latest Past Events

‘Pain into Power’ Fundraising Ball

Hotel Football

Join us for an incredible night with our entertaining host Paul Crone, featuring entertainment from singer Hilary John and much, much more! About this event The Maggie Oliver Foundation is delighted to invite you to our Annual Fundraising Ball on Friday the 26th November 2021 at Hotel Football at Old Trafford. With our incredible host […]


Paul is Running the London Marathon to Raise Funds for TMOF

Paul is a man of integrity and hope for a better future. His efforts are focussed on doing things to help improve our environment and for different communities to thrive. He is compassionate toward people and nature, especially taking care of his loved bees and dogs.These are just some of the ways he likes to […]

Pain Into Power Walk

To celebrate the launch of our dedicated ‘Pain into Power’ phoneline support service earlier this year, Maggie and her team of Ambassadors have signed up to complete a sponsored walk on 31st July 2021.   This will be the first time that the team of nearly 40 volunteers will have been together in person, having […]

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