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Filtered by month: August

Staying in touch has never been so important

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Thursday 18 August 2016 / Early intervention
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Amongst all the different ways parents can ask for help we need to make sure that health visitors remain an option.

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Meet some of our Midlands Byte Night sleepers!

Wednesday 17 August 2016 / Events
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Mike & Murray will both be sleeping out in Birmingham for Byte Night – the UK’s largest sponsored sleep out.

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Tikka's Travels are nearly at an end!

Wednesday 17 August 2016 / Fundraising
left to right Karen Pointon Harry Pointon Steve Pointon and Liz Brigstocke

With Tikka ending her travels this Saturday, We're taking a look back over the Pointon family's incredible journey.

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Keep cool with our summer recipes for kids

Tuesday 16 August 2016 / Parenting Tips, Eating
strawberry smoothie

Try these recipes for delicious and healthy treats with your kids.

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Exploring how neglect might interact with forms of sexual harm

Posted by Guest blogger /

Friday 12 August 2016 / Child neglect, Safeguarding
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Better understanding how neglect interacts with other forms of sexual harm will help improve prevention and intervention

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