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Triumphant celebrities return to UK after braving extreme weather to climb Borneo’s highest mountain peak for Barnardo’s

25 May 2018

Five daring celebrities are celebrating after battling torrential rain and thunderstorms to reach the summit of Borneo’s highest mountain peak and raise money for Barnardo’s.

More than half of 12 year olds have live-streamed content, survey says

24 May 2018

Social media companies need to act now to protect children after Barnardo’s reveals more than half of 12-year-olds have posted live videos on apps and websites meant for older children and adults.

Fashion influencer Mariah Idrissi visits Harrow Horizons mental health service

22 May 2018

Muslim model, presenter and actress is taking part in FastForADay campaign to support Barnardo’s during Ramadan

‘Prince Harry’ and ‘Meghan Markle’ stun tourists with surprise budget Barnardo’s wedding celebration in Windsor

18 May 2018

From the moment that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced their engagement, there has been speculation about how they will spend their wedding day, including reports of a tour around Windsor in an Ascot Landau carriage before a lavish lunchtime reception at St George’s Hall and evening reception at Frogmore House.

Barnardo’s publishes relationships and sex education recommendations and calls on Government to issue RSE guidance

18 May 2018

Barnardo’s welcomes the Department of Education’s revised safeguarding guidance published today (Thursday 17 May) which includes advice on how to deal with sexual violence and harassment in school.

‘We are sleep-walking into a mental health crisis’

08 May 2018

The government must urgently address the deepening mental health crisis threatening thousands of vulnerable young children, says Barnardo’s.

Barnardo’s awarded funding to evaluate the needs of imprisoned ex-Armed Forces personnel and their families

02 May 2018

Barnardo's has been awarded 91,707 from the Forces in Mind Trust (FiMT) to assess the needs of ex-Service personnel and their families who are serving, or have served, a custodial prison sentence.

Wendy Becker appointed Chair of Barnardo’s children’s charity

26 Apr 2018

Wendy Becker is to be the new Chair of Barnardo’s Board of Trustees, the UK’s oldest and largest national children’s charity announced today.

Calling all UK schoolchildren – put your thinking caps on for Barnardo’s fundraising Hat Day!

24 Apr 2018

Barnardo’s is asking teachers, child carers, parents and pupils to sign up for Hat Day and wear a fun hat to raise money to support the UK’s most vulnerable children.

New website launches to support professionals working with children of offenders

23 Apr 2018

A Barnardo’s online knowledge hub to support professionals working with offenders’ children is launching with a new look and additional helpful information.

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