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  • Care leavers receive £10m support boost

    The Esmée Fairbairn Foundation announced a total of £10m to be made available to organisations that support young people making the transition from the care system to adult life. For more information please visit:

    2 November 2016

  • Ban on "golden hellos"

    Councils are calling for a ban on independent fostering agencies offering foster carers cash to switch from working for local authorities. For the full article click here.

    9 September 2016

  • Build A Bear Giveaway-National Teddy Bear Day

    Childhood First are excited to announce an alliance with Build-a-Bear in which they are able to offer free ‘furry friends’ to the children and young people! This is possible because on National Teddy Bear...

    1 August 2016

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