March 19, 2019

Mother’s Day – Celebrating ALL Mums!

Celebrations of mothers and motherhood can be traced back to the ancient Greeks and Romans, but the clearest modern precedent for Mother’s Day is the early […]
February 28, 2019

Approval and assessment to become a Foster Carer can take as long as 8 months…

We thought you might like to read exactly what happens when we receive an initial enquiry from someone interested in becoming a Foster Carer At The […]
February 27, 2019

We embark on a Radio Campaign to recruit Foster Carers…

In January we talked about the New Year bringing thoughts of new beginnings and said that if you were looking for a new job then why […]
January 30, 2019

A Warm At The Acorns Welcome

A warm At The Acorns welcome to our two new Supervising Social Workers – Lindsey Jelley and Laura Craggs. We’d like to formally say hello to […]
January 25, 2019

New Year, New Job?

New Year The New Year nearly always brings thoughts of new beginnings and new challenges, and finding a new job can often be top of that […]
November 28, 2018

The Care Industry’s Sleep-In Crisis

The Sleep-in Crisis You may have read recently about the Care Industry’s Sleep-in Crisis. Most social care providers that use overnight workers have been facing a […]
November 12, 2018

Foster Carer or Foster Parent?

Having read a news article on the Fostering Network’s website, we decided to ask the following question: Foster Carer or Foster Parent? The Fostering Network believes […]
October 24, 2018

World Mental Health Day

The World Health Organisation The World Health Organisation recognises World Mental Health Day on 10th October each year. The day provides an opportunity for all stakeholders […]
October 12, 2018

In Association with Durham County Cricket Club

If you are visiting the Emirates Riverside Stadium anytime soon, please let us know if you see our new crowd facing sign. If you’re not sitting […]