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Filtered by month: May

Mental Health Awareness Week

Monday 09 May 2016 /
MHAW

We're supporting Mental Health Awareness Week taking place 16th – 22nd May with the theme of relationships.

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3 tips for parents who have fussy eaters

Friday 06 May 2016 / Parenting Tips, Eating
fussy eater

Are mealtimes becoming a battlefield in your house? Wigan Parental Outreach Service give us their top tips!

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Meet Olivia, a Cornish blogger sharing her experiences as a young carer

Wednesday 04 May 2016 /
Liv's I pad 061

Olivia has cared for her mother for six years since she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS).

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Digital pride 2016

Tuesday 03 May 2016 /
Digital-Pride

The event was a global video discussion on the theme of identity and belonging.

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Carrots and sticks – and when they don’t work

Posted by AfC Policy and campaigns /

Friday 29 May 2015 / Government spending
Young people on laptops

Measures in the Queen’s Speech could cause unintentional harm

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