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Tackling Child Sexual Exploitation

In February of this year, the Government announced that £40m was being allocated to implement various measures to help to protect children and young people from being sexually abused. 454 more words

A Nightmare

Sitting in the social services or welfare off is an absolute nightmare. Screaming kids in the waiting room. Waiting in line to just be given a number to be called for your turn. 190 more words

Addiction

What My Year Will (hopefully) Look Like

As most of you know, I made the decision to come back to high school for a fifth year. Originally, my plan last Fall was to take biology online in the Summer and then come back first semester to take history and chemistry. 271 more words

The great divide

Yesterday OH and I attended a meeting about ‘contact’ (horrible word) for the sisters. On one side of the table were 4 adoptive parents. On the other were 4 workers. 980 more words

Adoption

Co-ops & Mutuals Wales response to Welsh Government consultation 'Services fit for the future' #consultation #welshgovernment #socialcare #wales

David Smith, Co-ops and Mutuals Wales has kindly shared an extract from their response to the Welsh Government consultation ‘Services fit for the future’. The consultation closes on the 29th September. 935 more words

Wales

Solar for St Pats

This is a great little Freo story. Some very generous  Freo solar and electrical businesses have got together to donate a 6kw solar PV system to one of the housing venues that St Pat’s run in Freo so they can not only lower carbon footprint but also reduce their electricity costs and have more to spend on helping those in need. 14 more words

Fremantle