Menu
National Adoption Week 2021

National Adoption Week 2021

Did you know that across the UK, almost 3,000 children are in need of an adoptive family? Almost half of all children in need of adoption are brothers and sisters in family groups. Yet sadly, the number of adoptions in England has fallen by a third in the last four...
International Day of the Girl Child 2021

International Day of the Girl Child 2021

On 19 December 2011, the United Nations General Assembly adopted Resolution 66/170 to establish 11 October as the International Day of the Girl Child. This special day encourages us to recognise girls’ rights and the unique challenges faced by girls around the world....
National Grandparents Day 2021

National Grandparents Day 2021

In the UK, National Grandparents Day was introduced by the charity Age UK. Since 2008, the day has been celebrated on the first Sunday in October. This year, National Grandparents Day falls on 3rd October. Grandparents and their grandchildren share a special bond...