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Dr Who star Sylvester McCoy takes time out for Barnardo's

15 Apr 2014

Fresh from filming on the far away New Zealand set of Peter Jackson’s latest Hobbit epic and touring the world as the Seventh Doctor Who, actor Sylvester McCoy has taken time out of his busy schedule to support the launch of Barnardo’s Great Winter Stock Appeal.

MP and Barnardo’s call for tougher laws to protect children

02 Apr 2014

Sarah Champion MP and the children’s charity Barnardo’s are together calling on the government to toughen up laws that protect children from being groomed by predatory sex offenders.

Children’s charity Barnardo’s join with John Lewis in recycling initiative

19 Mar 2014

This spring, Children’s charity Barnardo’s and retailer, John Lewis are encouraging communities of Scotland to take part in a mass spring clean and recycling campaign, to rid their wardrobes of unused, unworn and unloved items and recycle them through selected John Lewis stores.

New research shows hundreds of young people are in danger of being sexually exploited

14 Mar 2014

Barnardo’s warns parents to spot the signs that their child is vulnerable to exploitation

Barnardo’s launched its first Volunteer News and Views of 2014 magazine

07 Mar 2014

We have launched our first Volunteer News and Views of 2014 magazine. Our journalist met Moussa, a care leaver turned supporter. As a care leaver himself, Moussa Diarra knows the importance of our services to young people who have no one. That’s why he’s volunteering with us.

The UK’s most vulnerable children are told to move out at 18

03 Mar 2014

Barnardo’s is calling on the Government to extend their plans to give all children in care the choice of ‘staying put’, with day-to-day access to supportive adult guidance.

Celebrity graduates support Barnardo's student volunteers

24 Feb 2014

Comedy stars from hit TV shows Inbetweeners and Fresh Meat have come together for the first time to back Barnardo’s students volunteers, taking part in this year’s Student Volunteering Week.

Barnardo’s has launched an emergency appeal

04 Feb 2014

There has been a huge increase in the number of sexually exploited children and young people needing support according to the UK’s largest children’s charity.

Barnardo’s featuring in Great British Railways programme

29 Jan 2014

Barnardo’s is the focus of this week’s Great British Railways programme when Michael Portillo calls in at Barkingside to see the impact railways had on the development of the Barnardo’s village and explores the work of Dr Thomas Barnardo.