“Life being squeezed out of children’s centres” according to Children’s Charity

Leading children’s charity Barnardo’s called “on the new government to act now to stop the life being squeezed out of children’s centres,” in a recent press release following new calculations that reveal a dramatic budget decrease of over 35 per cent since 2010. Researchers for the charity analysed Department for Education figures and returns from … More “Life being squeezed out of children’s centres” according to Children’s Charity

Maryam’s Story

Maryam is a victim of domestic violence. She and her baby daughter fled and hid by sleeping on a friend’s couch. Maryam was terrified of being tracked down by her husband. Her baby began to develop health problems and the local Council refused to help. With nowhere else to turn, Maryam visited a Sure Start … More Maryam’s Story