From the moment I heard these words I knew that I must write down the context and sequence of events that led up to them. It was 72 hours ago, and this is the first window of opportunity: a Sunday evening in mid-summer accompanied by the birdsong of thrushes, and a pleasing breeze. This is … Read more…
The Changes impact of surreptitious change.
Building friendships takes time: the implications for children in care.
The long-term unexpected rewards of coping with disability
A positive, realistic description of what relationships can achieve in residential care
The need for space and risk in order to develop and learn
Grounding practice in recognising the individual
Beating the recession with perseverance and panache
The value of being alongside in between times
Children and young people speak out about contact with their families
A large-scale programme designed to prevent marriage breakdown
Looking for the chinks that could open into possibilities for personal growth