Teachers need to be aware of FGM ‘cutting season’ signs

Statistics reveal 1,990 women and girls in England were treated for FGM during the first quarter 2019 With the school summer holidays fast approaching, Barnardo’s is advising teachers to look out for … Continue reading Teachers need to be aware of FGM ‘cutting season’ signs

UK public struggle to identify Emmerdale-style child sexual abuse

Barnardo’s highlight the issue of child sexual abuse following an episode of British soap opera, Emmerdale People in the UK have a worrying lack of knowledge about what constitutes a … Continue reading UK public struggle to identify Emmerdale-style child sexual abuse

“BAME young carers struggle to get the right support”, Barnardo’s reveals

“There’s never been a translator at the hospital, so I have to be there to do it.” Young Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic children who care for ill or disabled … Continue reading “BAME young carers struggle to get the right support”, Barnardo’s reveals