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Take a deep breath

General Fri, 21 Aug 2020 10:54

So, writing this in the middle of August makes me think that in many ways this is the moment for taking a deep gulp of fresh air so that we can...

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Partnership: a renewed common...

General Fri, 14 Aug 2020 09:38

ADCS recently published a discussion paper Building a country that works for all children post Covid-19 which highlights both the challenges and...

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Waving not drowning

General Fri, 07 Aug 2020 09:26

Blackburn with Darwen has found itself in the media spotlight recently. The high rates of transmission of the virus in the borough have...

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A digital bonanza?

General Fri, 31 Jul 2020 10:05

The recent change to guidance for shielded workers, allowing them to return to work in ‘Covid-secure businesses’ from 1st August, made me...

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Leadership in troubled times

Leadership Fri, 24 Jul 2020 11:32

One of the lasting impressions left by my leadership development training with the Staff College was the idea of “Leadership in Troubled Times...

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Should working from home be the...

Workforce Fri, 17 Jul 2020 07:57

During last week’s 2020 ADCS annual conference, colleagues discussed options about how the children’s workforce could return to the office...

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The power of the ADCS family

General Fri, 10 Jul 2020 10:50

We all work through building relationships and deliver services that support children and families. Some of us do this in a more formal way,...

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On love, and love after lockdown

General Fri, 03 Jul 2020 08:37

The devastating loss of our friend, colleague and ADCS Past President Dave Hill had a huge impact on our sector last week, and on the many of us...

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What’s LOVE got to do with it? -...

General Fri, 26 Jun 2020 09:20

I was, have been and am – loved...

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An opportunity for meaningful...

Education Fri, 19 Jun 2020 10:08

All schools and colleges across the country are now allowed to open more widely to children if they feel able to as lockdown measures are being...

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