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Innovative practice at HMP Styal Mother and Baby Unit

Posted by Kay Steven /

Tuesday 15 July 2014 / Case studies

Action for Children’s Mother and Baby Unit at HMP/YOI Styal is a unique place where Mums are encouraged, empowered and inspired to bond with their babies and transform their lives in the long term. Practice Team Leader Carla Booth gives us an insight into the innovative service.

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'I feel more confident and ready to live on my own and that's largely down to staff'


Positive relationships are the foundation of any happy home. In our new resource for staff, young people in care tell us how positive relationships help them to talk about their worries, seek help and keep themselves safe. Here's Amy's story.

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Bringing the theories to life: why we interviewed children and families

Posted by Douglas Dowell /

Monday 25 November 2013 / Cost of living, Case studies, The Red Book

For Red Book 2013 we spoke directly to some of the families we work with, to get their views on what life is like for them.

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