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Supported lodgings a ‘lifeline’ for vulnerable young care leavers, first ever review shows

23 Mar 2016

Some of the UK’s most vulnerable young people are having their lives transformed when they have to leave home thanks to ‘host’ families, according to research [1] by children’s charity Barnardo’s.

Charities Joint Letter Supreme Court must throw out appeal against Named Person

08 Mar 2016

In the week that the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom will hear the arguments presented by those opposed to the national roll out of the Named Person service, we, as Scotland’s leading children’s charities and public sector stakeholders, hope the court dismisses this case as other courts have on two previous occasions.

Don’t write off a generation, invest in them says energy firm

03 Mar 2016

Leading energy firm SSE is today making the business case for companies to do more to support young people written off from the jobs market.

Third Sector needs more support for vital role in planning children’s services

26 Feb 2016

A new report from the National Third Sector GIRFEC project says that third sector organisations, large and small, have a vital role in the planning of children’s services but need more support to do so.

Barnardo’s Scotland Bonnyrigg store invites you to their wardrobe changeover

23 Feb 2016

On Thursday 3rd March the Barnardo’s Scotland Bonnyrigg store will be holding an evening event between 6 and 8 pm to debut their spring and summer stock.

Volunteer with Barnardo’s Scotland in Perth and Help Change the Lives of Vulnerable Children

23 Feb 2016

Barnardo’s Scotland is encouraging local people to give their time to help keep their local Perth shop open on a Sunday.

Volunteer with Barnardo’s Scotland in Inverness and Help Change the Lives of Vulnerable Children

17 Feb 2016

Barnardo’s Scotland is encouraging local people to give their time to help keep the tills running and rails full in their local Inverness shop.

Fostering charity launch the Heart Gallery 'Children who wait' - come along and see our work of Heart

11 Feb 2016

Artwork by children who have been fostered will be the focus of an art gallery being launched this valentines weekend in Aberdeen's Union Square Mall.

Kids enjoy the entertainment while adults enjoy a bargain at Barnardo’s Scotland’s Musselburgh store

02 Feb 2016

On 12 February 2016 Musselburgh’s recently opened Barnardo’s Scotland store is to host a ‘Kids and Mums’ event.

Want to be part of it? Join Barnardo’s Scotland at the Edinburgh Marathon

22 Jan 2016

Missed the boat for the Virgin Money London Marathon this year? Never fear, there is still a chance for you to take part in the run of a lifetime by running the Edinburgh Marathon for Barnardo’s Scotland!

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