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22 September 2017

25 September – 6 October 2017 will see the launch of a Doncaster wide safeguarding awareness fortnight.

The fortnight, designed to raise awareness of child and adult...

21 September 2017

At the Trust we are lucky to have a team of experts - our Young Advisors.

The role of the Young Advisor is something that’s pretty unique for the children and young people of Doncaster.  It...

12 September 2017

Doncaster Children’s Services Trust’s crime prevention team EPIC (Encouraging Potential, Inspiring Change) have been shortlisted for this year’s national Children and Young People’s Awards.

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31 August 2017

Ofsted have continued to praise ‘progress’ being delivered in Doncaster to improve the quality of children’s services following their fourth monitoring visit.

In their report, published...

Members of the south team parenting and family support team
26 August 2017

Members of the Trust’s south area Parenting and Family Support Service (PFASS)  team came together to share lunch yesterday in memory of Jo Cox MP, who was killed in her Batley and Spen...

Members of the multi-agency CSE team at Doncaster Children's Services Trust
25 August 2017

Residents of Doncaster are being asked to speak out against Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) as part of a multi-agency project leading up to the national awareness day on Saturday, 18 March.

31 July 2017

Archery and fencing will be among activities on offer when Doncaster’s youth crime prevention service, delivered by Doncaster Children’s Services Trust, hosts a free summer holiday event at...

Adoption in Doncaster
12 July 2017

At any one time there are around 20 children in Doncaster who cannot be brought up with their birth family; could you provide them a loving and stable home?

If you could open your heart and...

EPIC’s Chris Lambert is seen (right) receiving the Sky Sports award on behalf of the Team Around the Street members, from EPIC programme manager, Marcus Isman-Egal.
10 July 2017

Team members from youth crime prevention programme, EPIC (Encouraging Potential, Inspiring Change) have been awarded after joining forces with a top sports star to successfully deliver a...

Zorbing at Conisbrough Music Festival
4 July 2017

The EPIC team hit the right note when they attended the Consibrough Music Festival at the weekend.

Their mobile team -Team Around The Street - delivered free zorbing sessions to local young...

The Trust Fostering Conference was a lively and informative event.
29 June 2017

Last week saw care leaver turned comedian, Sophie Willan, and ground-breaking Foster Focus Director, Luke Rodgers, head to Doncaster to celebrate the contribution of foster carers with Doncaster...

Zorbing is one way of teaching team building skills, resilience and self confidence among young people.
26 June 2017

Celebration was the name of the game when Doncaster Children’s Services Trust marked the first anniversary of its youth crime reduction programme.

Last week, figures were released showing...

EPIC Doncaster
12 June 2017

INNOVATION, strong partnership working and an understanding of the issues that impact upon criminal behaviour have all contributed to a reduction in youth offending levels in Doncaster.


Newly accredited counsellor Nicky Fitzwilliam and Doncaster Children’s Services Trust Counselling Co-ordinator Roger Middleton.
5 June 2017

Volunteer counsellor with the Doncaster Children’s Services Trust, Nicky Fitzwilliam, swapped her life as a project manager with an international company out of a desire to help children and young...


“If it wasn’t for my social worker I would have still been in the gutter.”

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