The Mulberry Bush Outreach works collaboratively with education, social care and health providers to develop outstanding outcomes for vulnerable children across the UK. You can find out more about their work here
The following article has been provided by David Graham, National Director, The Care Leavers’ Association James is 22 and has had his HE bursary withheld by his local authority. Lucy is 18 and has been told she can’t get her leaving care grant. Jim is 21 and in prison. He hasn’t had any visitors and doesn’t know where … Read more
‘Developing Research for the Children’s Residential Care Sector’ Where: The Mulberry Bush School, Linden House Annexe. Click here for map link When: Friday 18th November Time: 10.00 am – 3.00 pm Cost: £45.00 including lunch For: Residential practitioners, providers, researchers and academics This event is CPD accredited. The day will offer talks and workshops on setting … Read more
Since the last Newsletter we have published over twenty items – as usual, a very varied mixture of articles and reviews. They are described below. First, an advert for a conference sponsored by the Child Care History Network and Hilfield Priory about Homer Lane and the Little Commonwealth, as it is the centenary this year … Read more
A champion of young children
Politicians who listen, and take note!
What do survivors of abuse in care want?
Since the last Newsletter we have published twenty-six items – a mixture of articles and reviews.Keith White has continued to provide his monthly In Residence column, touching upon a variety of challenging issues fundamental to the way children develop and can be helped – giving them space to learn, the need to take time to … Read more
The current values undermine good practice.
A chance for victims to speak and be heard.
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The Social Care Association has ceased trading; what sort of lead do professionals want now?