Child Advocacy Service

All children and young people  in Croydon who are subject to a Child Protection Plan,  are Looked After, or are a Care Leaver can access our Advocacy Service which is provided by Barnardo’s.  The main purpose of a child advocate is to enable children to express their wishes and feelings. The aim of child advocacy […]

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Young Change Makers Project

Due to ongoing systematic inequalities, young people from racialised communities have seen their mental wellbeing hit disproportionately hard by the Covid-19 pandemic.  Mental health practitioners trying to support young people from racialised communities (communities experiencing racial inequality) often lack the required ‘cultural competence’ to understand a lived experience of racism. This can magnify existing traumas, such as job losses […]

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Crisis Tools

Health Education England is supporting the promotion of the Healthy Teen Mind Crisis tools.  The Crisis Tools learning sits on a new publicly open website – www.crisistools.org.uk and are presented in video and text format with accompanying downloadable guides. The four Crisis Tools learning content covers: What we need you to know? – outlines key […]

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Ofsted Focussed Visit

Ofsted have published the outcome of their focussed visit to Croydon on 15-16 June. Debbie Jones (Executive Director Children, Families & Education) said: “The recent visit demonstrated first and foremost that the ‘front door’ continues to provide a ‘good’ quality of service as reflected in their headline findings: Despite the immense challenges presented by the […]

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Child/Adolescent to Parent Violence & Abuse (CAPVA)

The London Violence Reduction Unit has commissioned Ecorys, in partnership with the University of Roehampton and University of Hull to conduct a needs assessment of Child/Adolescent to Parent Violence and Abuse (CAPVA) in London. As valued strategic partners, your support in sharing this survey across your teams and networks would be hugely appreciated.   Ecorys […]

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