Filtered by month: June

Providing families with vegetable plants during lockdown

Monday 29 June 2020 / Volunteers, Families
tullibody community garden

One of our family centres have teamed up with the Tullibody Community Garden to deliver young plants to local families.

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‘It reminds me what a difference we make to children’s lives’: our fostering social events

Friday 26 June 2020 / Fostering, Events
tug of war

We caught up with our England Head of Fostering to talk to us about our past fostering social events.

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How we’re supplying hot meals to families during lockdown

Wednesday 24 June 2020 / Families, Volunteers
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Action for Children services across Scotland have been supplying families with hot meals through our Wooden Spoon Scheme

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Supporting young carers during lockdown

Friday 05 June 2020 / Young people, Young Carers
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Becky, a young person’s practitioner, shares how we've been supporting young carers in Lanarkshire since lockdown began.

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“It’s all about the young people and supporting them”: what it’s like being a volunteer mentor

Monday 01 June 2020 / Volunteers, Young people
debbie millington

One of our independent visitors explains what it's like to be a volunteer mentor to young people.

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NCH old boys and girls reunion

Wednesday 27 June 2018 / Events
nch reuinion 3

This year, 80 guests were welcomed and came together for laughter, lunch and more on Saturday 16 June.

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Who is caring for the young carers?

Friday 09 June 2017 / Young Carers
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Young carers often have to do things things that other children don't even have to think about.

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"Cycling through London, with no cars, is one of those things you really will never forget"

Tuesday 06 June 2017 / Events, Fundraising
Mark RideLondon

Mark's an old timer but this is Ryan's first RideLondon. Read their advice for making the most of this year's race.

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Peggy Greenway awarded “Service above Self” award for her work with NCH

Monday 27 June 2016 /
Peggy

At their 80th anniversary charter dinner, the Rotary Club of Cannock awarded Peggy the “Service above Self” award.

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Short breaks can make a real difference for young people

Tuesday 21 June 2016 /
girl in wheelchair wearing a crown

Short breaks aren't focused on giving parent carers a break; they are about making a real difference for young people.

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