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Barnardo's response to calls for mandatory reporting

09 Jul 2014

Responding to calls for mandatory reporting in cases of child sex abuse Barnardo's CEO Javed Khan said:

Barnardo's responds to announcement of Westminster child sex abuse inquiry

07 Jul 2014

In response to the announcement of an inquiry into allegations of child sex abuse in Westminster Barnardo's CEO Javed Khan said:

Barnardo’s Scotland Children’s Store in Fife needs YOU!

04 Jul 2014

Barnardo’s Scotland’s new children’s store in Dunfermline, Fife is now open and would love to hear from anyone in the local community who would like to volunteer and gain or share their retail experience.

Barnardo's response to the announcement of an inquiry into child sexual abuse in the family by the Office of the Children’s Commissioner

03 Jul 2014

In response to the announcement of a two-year inquiry into child sexual abuse in the family environment by the Office of the Children’s Commissioner, Barnardo’s CEO Javed Khan said:

Charity raises concerns about rise in Child Poverty

01 Jul 2014

The news that there has been a significant rise in child poverty is very concerning, but very much in keeping with what our local services are telling us.

"Home is where the hurt is" for too many care leavers who risk becoming homeless

01 Jul 2014

Many young people leaving the care system find themselves struggling with their housing or living in unsuitable, unsafe or insecure accommodation, new Barnardo’s research has shown.

Barnardo's statement on the Household Below Average Income Statistics 2012-2013

01 Jul 2014

Today’s Households Below Average Income (HBAI) figures find no change in the number of children living in relative poverty (1) and the number of children in severe poverty has increased. The Government has a commitment to eradicating child poverty by 2020.

Barnardo's response to MPs query about the use of justice spending

26 Jun 2014

In response to the Justice Select Committee's questioning of Ministry of Justice spending, Puja Darbari, Barnardo's UK Director of Strategy comments:

Barnardo's responds to statistics showing that 29,000 16 year olds are not in education employment or training (NEET)

25 Jun 2014

In response to participation in education, training and employment, stats revealing that 29,000 16 year olds are NEET. Barnardo’s Jonathan Rallings, Barnardo's Assistant Director of Policy and Research said:

Barnardo’s celebrates campaigning win as 50million fund is announced for poor 3 and 4 year olds

25 Jun 2014

In response to the announcement today of further detail on a 50million pupil premium hardship fund to cover disadvantaged three and four year olds,

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