Monthly Archives: November 2018

Feeling Christmassy in Stonehouse

27 November, 2018

On Friday 23rd November, our wonderful Stonehouse team, carers and children all took a Christmassy trip down to the Gloucester Quays ice-rink. Everyone made sure to wrap up warm as they skated their way around the chilly rink. Afterwards, everyone enjoyed a well deserved hot chocolate to warm up and talk about the lovely evening they had all spent […]

Anti-Bullying Week 2018: Choose Respect

16 November, 2018

Bullying can cause many young people to feel isolated, worthless and insecure. Over time, repeated bullying may also cause a child some serious, lasting issues, as their confidence and self-esteem diminishes. The Anti-Bullying Alliance have launched their annual Anti-Bullying Week campaign this week and this year’s theme is to choose respect over bullying. The theme […]

National Hug a Bear Day

7 November, 2018

Today is National Hug a Bear Day and we’re celebrating the comfort that these cuddly companions bring to a child in care. Over the next 12 months, it’s expected that more than 30,000 children will come into care and sadly, many of these children may come into care with very little personal belongings, just the […]