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‘Wake up call for parents as 87% of young people in Scotland today say they lack confidence and doubt they will succeed in life’.

21 Sep 2016

That’s the stark findings from the UK’s number one children’s charity, Barnardo’s.

In response to the Deputy First Minister’s statement to Parliament on the Named Person

08 Sep 2016

Martin Crewe, Director of Barnardo’s Scotland, said: We welcome the Deputy First Minister’s statement today and the opportunity it provides to open up a consultative process on the necessary changes which require to be made to the Named Person legislation.

Scale New Heights for Vulnerable Children with Barnardo’s Scotland

02 Sep 2016

Barnardo’s Scotland is challenging people to ‘scale new heights’ for vulnerable children by taking on a 150ft abseil challenge to mark Barnardo’s 150th Anniversary.

Unseen Victorian archive records show life for first fostered children – foster carers still needed today

26 Aug 2016

Previously unseen Victorian archive records from Barnardo’s, shows what life was like for the first fostered children, when the scheme was originally pioneered by the children’s charity in 1887.

Barnardo’s Scotland Events at Blair Castle International Horse Trials 2016

19 Aug 2016

As the official charity of the Blair Castle International Horse Trials 2016, Barnardo’s Scotland has prepared a range of different activities to suit all ages and interests, making this a real day out for the family.

Barnardo’s Scotland 300m Zip wire challenge at the Blair Castle Equi-Trek International Horse Trials 2016

08 Aug 2016

As the official charity of the Blair Castle International Horse Trials 2016, Barnardo’s Scotland has prepared an adrenaline filled fundraiser for all riders, visitors and the local community taking place on Sunday 28 August.

Entries open for Wild Swim and Dragon Boat Race to help support vulnerable children

04 Aug 2016

Children’s charity, Barnardo’s Scotland, is inviting people to come along to the Galloway Activity Centre on 10 and 11 September 2016 for a weekend of fun-filled water sports.

Barnardo’s Scotland children store coming to Leith

04 Aug 2016

Barnardo’s Scotland has re-launched its Leith Walk store as a Children’s Store, the new look shop at 144/148 and 150 Leith Walk opened its doors on Saturday 6 August 2016.

Supreme Court Judgement Named Person Legislation can proceed

28 Jul 2016

In response to the Supreme Court judgement on the Named Person delivered today, Thursday 28 July 2016,

Volunteer with Barnardo’s Scotland Growing up service in Dundee and help young adults to blossom

27 Jul 2016

The Growing Up service at Barnardo’s Scotland is currently looking for volunteers in Dundee who have an interest in gardening and horticulture and would like to work with young adults with learning disabilities.

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