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Scottish Apprenticeship Week 6-10 March 2017 Partnership working gives employment opportunities to young people

06 Mar 2017

Scottish Apprenticeship week, 6 - 10 March 2017, will be celebrated across the country by many organisations in Scotland this week. Our employment training services, Barnardo’s Works, has a lot to celebrate, with local employers across Scotland supporting young people through their Modern Apprenticeships and into employment.

Fundraising for Barnardo’s Scotland can be flippin’ fun!

28 Feb 2017

Barnardo’s Scotland prove that raising funds for charity doesn’t always mean pulling on your trainers as they launch Barnardo’s Big Brunch this Pancake Day.

Horsing around in Wishaw helped children’s charity raise extra cash

28 Feb 2017

Thank you to the Wishaw community who rallied around this weekend, Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th February, to help children’s charity Barnardo’s Scotland during a fundraiser in their shop in Wishaw

Scale new heights for vulnerable children with Barnardo’s Scotland

20 Feb 2017

Barnardo’s Scotland is challenging locals to ‘scale new heights’ for vulnerable children by taking on an abseil challenge from the iconic Forth Rail Bridge.

In response to the appointment of Chair of the independent review of the care system

17 Feb 2017

Barnardo’s Scotland welcomes the First Minister’s appointment of Fiona Duncan as Chair of the independent review of the care system, and her re-iteration that this will be a root and branch review of the underpinning legislation, practices, culture and ethos of the care system

Barnardo’s Scotland calls for nurture and attachment to be a key focus in improving children and young people’s mental health

17 Feb 2017

This week we celebrated Nurture Week, a week dedicated to celebrating the role of nurture and attachment in a child’s life and the important, preventative role this can play in ensuring children grow up happy and healthy.

Barnardo's Scotland first national children’s organisation in Scotland to receive Foundations level LGBT Charter Award

16 Feb 2017

Barnardo’s Scotland was delighted to receive the Foundations level LGBT Charter Award from LGBT Youth Scotland Thursday 16 February.

Tee off to raise cash for children's charity

10 Feb 2017

Founded in December 2015, EdenFields Golf Club has now teamed up with SRUC Elmwood Golf in support of the leading children’s charity Barnardo’s Scotland by arranging an inaugural fundraising golf tournament on 27th April at the stunning Elmwood Golf Centre at Stratheden, by Cupar, Fife.

Barnardo’s Scotland welcomes Parliamentary cross-party support for Nurture Week

09 Feb 2017

Barnardo’s Scotland welcomes a debate on the importance of nurture and attachment in the Scottish Parliament today. The organisation, which works in some of the most disadvantaged communities in Scotland, welcomed the Members’ debate which comes in the run up to Barnardo’s Scotland Nurture Week (13th – 19th February).

Working together can prevent harm online

07 Feb 2017

The Centre for Youth & Criminal Justice (CYCJ) and Barnardo’s Scotland have called for greater engagement with technology industries to prevent children being harmed online, in a joint research paper published on Safer Internet Day.

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