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Male carer perfectly destroys shocking comments made by Andrea Leadsom about men working in care

By Duncan Lindsay
Leadsom made comments which have led to dismay in the care sector (Picture: Reuters)

Andrea Leadsom’s comments which associated male carers with the increased risk of paedophilia have been met with anger and disgust by many – not least of all the men who work tirelessly in the care sector to help children. 707 more words


100 miles per hour

My mind will not stop. It is constantly thinking, ‘You need to get this,’ ‘You need to do that, ‘Did you do that?’ These are normal things, but it is in overdrive at the moment. 425 more words

The World

The Short-Lived New Normal

These three weeks we flip the script. Patrick goes to work downtown with students at the DC Public Library, and I stay home full time with the kids. 198 more words

Family Life

Just Breathe

By: Jessica Drake-Simmons M.S. CCC-SLP

The popularity of using breathing exercises with children is on the rise.  And, with good reason, because they work! When we focus on breathing fully and deeply, we move out of our sympathetic nervous system (fight or flight) and into our parasympathetic nervous system (relaxation and receptivity).  358 more words


Check "Summer Camp" Off Your List Today! Special Offer Inside!

Summer Break is finally here! It’s time for tons of fun, trips, activities and making new friends at the Y. We’ve got a full lineup of things to do for everyone. 147 more words

The Y

Tea with Mum

We recently invited all our Twinkles White Rose Mummies into nursery for Afternoon Tea. Kay was very busy in the kitchen preparing lots of  tasty treats for all our mummies to tuck into. 79 more words

Apprenticeships are Play-Work

Barnsley College is celebrating the launch of a new childcare apprenticeship by inviting employers from schools and nurseries to an Open Evening on Tuesday 24 May 2016. 245 more words