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Independent Visitor Service Coordinator, Sue Wakefield (front) with some of the volunteers
23 May 2018

Ahead of national Volunteers’ Week in June, a scheme that supports Doncaster children in care is asking more people to join them – and to have some fun along the way.

The Independent...

The team collecting the award for Best Partnership scheme.
22 May 2018

It was a night of celebration when together with St Leger Homes and Doncaster Council, the Trust picked up the gong for Best Partnership at the Northern Housing Award.  

The award was in...

Picture of the new awareness raising CSE wristbands launched by the team.
22 May 2018

A wristband has been launched for young people in Doncaster with the message to say ‘no’ to child sexual exploitation (CSE)....

16 May 2018

Foster care fortnight will see a new Mockingbird Hub Home launched by Trust Fostering in Doncaster with local carers receiving a special message from The Mockingbird Society overseas.

A...

26 March 2018

Doncaster Children’s Services Trust’s EPIC (Encouraging Potential, Inspiring Change) team have teamed up with Sir Thomas Wharton Academy for this year’s Sport Relief.

With their cycling...

15 March 2018

The Department for Education has announced today (Thursday 15 March) that Doncaster Children's Services Trust is to become one of its Partners in Practice, helping to drive forward sector led...

13 March 2018

A health and social care partnership programme to help expectant mothers has scooped first place in a national award.

Melissa Simpson, the Doncaster Children’s Services Trust lead on the...

child at a chalkboard
13 March 2018

In the run up to Big Adoption Day 2018 Doncaster Children’s Services Trust will be holding a special drop in event at Doncaster Dome on Monday 19 March.

The Trust’s Adoption team will be at...

12 March 2018

We are delighted to announce that Tony Hunter has been appointed as the Chair of the Trust Board.  

The appointment comes as current Chair, Colin Hilton, retires at the end of this month....

Foster carer receiving her golden boarding pass from Ant & Dec
12 March 2018

Saturday 10 March 2018 saw Doncaster foster carer Janice Jinks win a ‘place on the plane’ during the happiest minute of the week as part of Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway.

Nominated...

9 March 2018

We are joining forces with Doncaster Safeguarding Children Board (DSCB) and other partners from Public Health and RDASH to promote National Safer Sleep week, next week, March 12-18.

Around...

8 March 2018

Local rugby heroes are helping to kick Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) into touch after joining forces with Doncaster’s multi-agency CSE team.

Doncaster Knights rugby players have made...

Little girl throwing bright coloured confetti
5 March 2018

Members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community are being encouraged to consider fostering or adoption this LGBT fostering...

Foster carers holding children's toys
27 February 2018

This week will see the launch of a new campaign to celebrate the hidden heroes of the Doncaster community – local foster carers.

Working with Trust Fostering, the fostering service run by...

Famil;y Group Conference C-ordinator Ursula Lane and Social Worker Lauren Hill
22 February 2018

A teenager who refused all contact with his parents has re-opened lines of communication following the hard work of the Family Group Conferencing team and the social worker involved in the case....

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