Our work blog
Our work blog
We are fortunate to work directly with a wide range of children and young people. In their blog, staff from our services share their experiences of working with these young people.
New year, old problems
Traditionally a time for new beginnings, the new year doesn't always bring a change for children living in families where alcohol is part of daily life
A year in review
Rupinder Parhar takes a look back at the key events from our refugee and migrant services in 2016
The plight of child refugees
Our Chief Executive, Matthew Reed, reflects on the refugee crisis and our responsibility, both as a charity and as individuals, to help those most vulnerable
A better future
With the mass demolition of the Calais ‘jungle’ refugee camp, we seek a better future for all those affected
Helping out at the migrant camp in Calais
Four of our staff visited the ‘Jungle’ migrant camp in Calais in a personal capacity just a week before its demolition by the French authorities.
Why I work in the Policy team
With a new Policy Officer position now vacant, David Ayre looks at why you should work with us
Carol's 25+ years as a fundraiser: 'I never cease to be amazed at people's generosity and support'
Carol Sampson, one of our National Volunteering Award winners for 2016, discusses her fundraising experiences
269 years of Christingle
In December 1968 at Lincoln Cathedral, we held our first ever Christingle service. 300 people were expected. 1500 attended.
Arif's story, a child refugee
Arif came to the UK when he was 13 after his father was attacked for his political beliefs. With support from his project worker Arif is now settled in the UK and looking for jobs. This is his story.