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A question of education and care

There is not a day that goes by that I don’t see on one of the (many) online mums groups someone asking for a recommendation on which daycare to send their child to.  551 more words

Early Childhood

The House Girl - Part Eleven

How’s your day going?

Those four words were as “I love you” to Osinachi.  Donald didn’t say those three amazing words often, but whenever he sought to communicate with her and find out how she was doing and feeling, and made the effort to show he cared, she now understood loudly and clearly that he was saying he loved her.   201 more words


Article 39 and The Care Leavers' Association join forces to defend child protection rights in the Supreme Court

Article 39 and The Care Leavers’ Association have been granted permission to intervene in a case (CN v Poole), which will be heard in the Supreme Court on 16/17 July. 891 more words

Children's Rights

A subsidy for childcare or a subsidy on education?

So last week saw the introduction of the new Child Care Subsidy.  Everyone I know has been asked to reconfirm their child’s enrolment or log onto the Centrelink app.  562 more words

Early Childhood

The House Girl - Part Ten

It had been a month since that horrible day, when Mrs Peterson had thrown her out of her home.  Only Chinyere knew the hell she had suffered that day before she’d made it to her aunty’s place in Abuja.   218 more words


Mayor Sara to create special office for children

The Davao City government here will establish an office that will implement programs specific for children and separate from those that are already being implemented by the City Social Service and Development Office (CSSDO). 355 more words

Mayor Sara Inday Duterte Carpio

National Children's Summit

Late last year I had to pleasure to attend the National Children’s Summit in Ottawa with our oldest child. As readers know we lost our Teagan to murder on December 10th, 2014. 234 more words