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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


Volunteer for Buckets for Barnardos

Barnardos are getting ready to make Buckets for Barnardos 2016 their biggest National Collection Day yet! Barnardos are looking for Team Leaders and Volunteers to help them collect on-street and at organised bag packs across the country on Friday 16th September. 20 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


Historical Amnesia: Remembering History’s Ignored Children

Imagine that a mass amnesia had gripped society and we suddenly lost our memory of history. Then imagine that history was rewritten for us, leaving out the entire story of the civil rights movement in the ’60s, or the Suffragettes’ campaigns for women’s vote. 1,302 more words

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