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BBC Radio 4 – Emily’s story

Over the past year Radio 4 journalist Andrew Bomford has been following James, one of our Frontline programme participants in Hertfordshire, as he works with mother Emily. Emily has had nine children, all of whom have been taken into care, and she has recently given birth to her tenth child, Harry. James has been supporting her as she looks after and cares for baby Harry. The post BBC Radio 4 ? Emily?s story appeared first on Frontline.

098 Christopher Lamb, a life in diplomacy PT 1

he served in a variety of embassies, at the Australian Permanent Mission to the UN in New York, as the Department?s Legal Adviser and as Ambassador to Myanmar (Burma) from 1986-89 and to Yugoslavia, Romania and Macedonia from 1997-2000. The post 098 Christopher Lamb, a life in diplomacy PT 1 appeared first on Thoughts On The Social World.

Call for Social Workers to make a difference to the lives of children in Doncaster

Doncaster Children’s Services Trust is calling for social workers to join and help support its ongoing response to provide vital support for our children, young people and families across the borough. The Trust is hosting an online information event on Thursday, 13 August, from 7pm to 8pm. The event is open to all passionate social workers who want to find out more about how they can join our existing dedicated teams. Carolyn Jones, Head of Services for...

096 Jim Gamble Safeguarding Part 1

Jim Gamble is one of the UK's leading voices on the safeguarding of children. I've known Jim for many years and he has always worked passionately to improve the safety of children. He is widely recognised as a global authority on safeguarding children and was the founding chair of the Virtual Global Taskforce; a former national policing lead for child protection and the architect and CEO of the UK Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre. The post 096 Jim Gamble Safeguarding Part