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#BelieveInMe- a new direction for child poverty campaigning?

“Flies in their eyes” imagery has long been a staple of child poverty campaign adverts. The image of a malnourished child in a barren landscape or a scared and lonely toddler in a darkened room is all too familiar. 627 more words


Fantasy Politics - Why the SNP are Giving up on Independence - Part 3--Childcare

The story so far!   In part one we saw that the SNP has now become the party of the EU, rather than the party for an independent Scotland. 1,340 more words

Nicola Sturgeon

Volunteering with children’s charities

Voluntary work is something I’ve always been interested in doing and have done throughout the years. I’ve supported women facing domestic violence, people who have been homeless, in schools with children facing different issues, people with mental health issues and others. 506 more words


As & When Project Worker 1 Aberdeenshire

Area(s): Scotland

Based: Barnardo’s Works, Aberdeenshire

Salary: £9.23 per hour

Closing date: 16/09/2016

Barnardo’s Works Aberdeenshire supports young people age 16 -24 years to access employment and training opportunities that meet their interests and career aspirations. 174 more words

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What counts as 'safe accommodation' for children affected by CSE/trafficking?

This week Lucie Shuker reports on her presentation at the IFCO 2016 conference about an evaluation of specialist foster care for children affected by CSE and/or trafficking, and reflects on some of the key messages for the UK and further afield.   930 more words


The scandal of children's safety in Northern Ireland

As in the rest of the UK and probably elsewhere, the landscape is littered with organisations , some Quangos, some charities , on the face of it, concerned about children. 359 more words

Yorkshire Wildlife Park


So I finally went to a Wildlife park for the first time, yesterday!

I went with Barnardos as part of a reward for taking part in a group. 371 more words