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Funding Fri, 08 Oct 2021 10:28

It’s that time again when we will soon find out what budget challenges we will face going forward and what if any good news may come to enable...

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Voice

Care Fri, 01 Oct 2021 08:50

A critical word in our services. When designing services, working with families, assessing, planning, doing, reviewing, measuring impact. When we...

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The power of reconnection

Education Fri, 24 Sep 2021 08:24

This week saw the first gathering in person of ADCS colleagues for 18 months, when we held our Council of Reference meeting in the reassuringly...

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Never stop caring…

Health Fri, 17 Sep 2021 10:00

I tend to think of myself as a “glass half full” person (those of you who know me, feel free to disagree), who makes the best of whatever...

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A Double Taboo

General Fri, 10 Sep 2021 09:28

As I prepared to write this, I reminded myself that today is World Suicide Prevention Day. A day set aside by several groups, including the World...

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Holidays, hope, and happiness

General Fri, 03 Sep 2021 09:00

I am just back from a short camping trip in neighbouring Dorset, not quite the same as a holiday abroad this year but we had a close encounter...

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Life starts all over again when it...

Education Fri, 27 Aug 2021 10:50

By the time you read this, summer will be on its way out and we’ll be inexorably heading into autumn - when ‘leaves chase warm buses’ and...

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The truth about change

General Fri, 20 Aug 2021 10:21

I’ve recently been thinking about what it’s like to be a social worker, or indeed any other profession within the children’s workforce, in...

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Summer 2021: Hotter, Wetter,...

General Fri, 13 Aug 2021 10:06

This summer has been momentous, if for no other reason than the publication of the report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change...

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A remarkable response

General Fri, 06 Aug 2021 11:29

Although it has already been said many times and in many ways, I feel it is important for me to once again acknowledge the remarkable response...

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