Filtered by month: September

“I think we prevent an awful lot of children from being really damaged further down the line just by being there earlier.”

Monday 18 September 2017 / Families, Young people
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Anne-Marie is one of our family support practitioners. You might recognise her from our new TV advert.

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I want to become a foster carer – what happens next?

Friday 08 September 2017 / Fostering
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Fostering exists to give vulnerable children a good, loving home when they really need it. Here's how it works.

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Welcome to our newest Trustee - Reverend Dr Sheryl Anderson

Wednesday 28 September 2016 / Events

Reverend Dr Sheryl Anderson replaces Reverend John Howard who resigned in July to take up a new post with the Methodist

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Classic car challenge raises over £5,000 despite breakdown

Tuesday 27 September 2016 / Fundraising, Events
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Charles le Strange Meakin and "Edith" take on another challenge.

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Make a difference for a night

Thursday 22 September 2016 / Fundraising, Events
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With our sleep-out challenge Byte Night only a few weeks away, we’re looking for volunteers to help us out on the night.

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Charles & ‘Edith’ get set for another country-wide charity challenge

Tuesday 13 September 2016 / Fundraising, Events
Charles le Strange Meakin with Edith

Charles le Strange Meakin is gearing up for another classic car fundraising challenge this weekend for Byte Night.

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Finding balance: Jodie’s experience being a young carer

Monday 12 September 2016 / Young Carers, Young people
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"I became a carer for my mother at the age of 11 years old."

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Our young people are supporting Paralympics GB

Saturday 10 September 2016 / Disabled children and young people
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Watching Paralympics 2016 in Rio is very inspiring particularly for the children and young people who we work with

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Pioneering at Parallel London

Thursday 08 September 2016 / Disabled children and young people, Fundraising
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Three pioneering fundraisers represented Action for Children at Parallel London world’s first-ever fully inclusive event

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Wheelie making a difference for Byte Night!

Friday 02 September 2016 / Fundraising
Byte Night Manchester

A team of 11 cyclists from Manchester will cycle over 200 miles around the Western Isles in Scotland in September.

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