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One in five Scottish kids denied mental health services

by Calum Woodger

20% of Scottish children with mental health issues do not have access to vital services.

NHS figures show that around 17,000 young people were denied referral to mental health professionals when they needed it most. 16 more words

The Caledonian Times

Nightwatch: CSE as everyone's business

Last December the International Centre published an  evaluation of  a pilot project aimed at awareness-raising  and prevention of  child sexual exploitation (CSE) in the  context of  the night time economy. 966 more words

Research Findings


The 20th ever World Book Day is falling on Thursday the 2nd of March. To celebrate, the library is running a Read-a-thon in aid of Barnardos. 181 more words

Activities And Events

Immigration Detention Dispatch – 15 February 2017

G4S to replace Barnardo’s for child welfare support after charity condemns latest plans

Catch up on the fortnight’s immigration detention news and parliamentary debate 285 more words


I’ve got to confess….these days the suggestion of a day out anywhere usually has me tapping away on my phone to check out two things: Geocaches and charity shops! 206 more words

Charity Shopping

Barnardo's - Satellite Scheme - Preventing Sexual Exploitation

The Trust has continued its support of Barnardo’s in 2015 making a further award to support the Satellite Scheme  . The Scheme places the charities advisors in the community to protect young people from sexual exploitation .


Edith Mary Pearson/Edith Pearson Pratt 1894-1967

Edith Mary Pearson knew that she was born in either 1893 or 1894, month and day unknown. She knew also that she had lived in Gateshead, England with her mother, Annie, and older brother, George, until October 22, 1901, when both disappeared from her life. 1,743 more words