Far greater support is needed to help carers combat the impacts of compassion fatigue or “blocked care”, according to the first national study into the issue led by the University of Bristol… 528 more words
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Children in provincial care need better protection from online sexual exploitation: Alberta advocate
Alberta’s child and youth advocate is calling on the province to improve services to protect children in provincial care from online sexual exploitation.
In a report released Tuesday on the suicide of a 17-year-old named “Onessa,” Del Graff said she became “vulnerable to being exploited” after accessing internet sites and chatting with adults. 365 more words
In August the Hammersmith and Fulham Council leader Cllr Stephen Cowan went on a publicity seeking visit to the Calais Jungle.
With the Labour leadership contest under way at the time he felt it was an appropriate opportunity to boost Owen Smith’s campaign with a swipe at Jeremy Corbyn. 276 more words
For the second year running, children and young people supported by Somerset Children’s Social Care can say a big thank you to the staff who make a difference to them. 494 more words
LEICESTERSHIRE COUNTY Council has announced its intention to pull out of the government’s national transfer scheme which was designed to share the care of unaccompanied asylum seeking children throughout the country. 526 more words