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18
Jul

Get Involved: Support a Friend experiencing Domestic Violence – Refuge and Avon

Did you know that one woman in four will experience domestic violence at some time in her life? This means that someone you know – a sister, friend, daughter or colleague – could be at risk, right now. Watch this video – it could help you support that someone – and possibly even save her...
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31
May

Get Involved: Lively Minds – empowering communities through play

Lively Minds is improving the quality of life for deprived children and their families in rural Ghana and Uganda through creative education programmes that are run by the communities themselves. Our work enlivens minds and empowers communities to use their own skills and resources to change their children’s lives, and their own, for the better....
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31
Jan

Get Involved: Legal Highs and Club Drugs – whynotfindout.org from Angelus

It is very easy to feel helpless and anxious when you read media articles about the new wave of legal highs which are flooding the drugs market. Although children and young people’s exposure to drugs is a perennial worry, at least, until recently, you had a better understanding of the drugs which were going around....
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11
May

Get Involved: Cheka Sana Childrens Trust

Cheka Sana Childrens Trust (registration number 1130841) is a non-profit charity that was formed in the UK in 2009. Cheka Sana means ‘laugh a lot’ in Swahili aptly named as we aim to bring back the smiles of these disadvantaged and orphaned street children. The charity is currently working alongside the local NGO Caretakers of...
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14
Oct

Get Involved: Save5 – Organ Donor Register Appeal

Last year T. Sandeman-Charles was diagnosed with two incurable lung diseases and will need a lung transplant if she is to survive.  But instead of whinging about something that she cannot change she decided to do something very positive instead.  She started Save5 and her goal before she dies is to get 10,000 people registered...
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11
Sep

Get Involved: Angelus Foundation

The Angelus Foundation is the brain child of Maryon Stewart, founder of the Natural Health Advisory Service and a regular contributor to natural health programmes on radio and TV. Maryon has attracted a group of world class experts, known as the Angelus Advisory Group, who bring together expertise from chemical, medical and social sciences –...
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18
Aug

Get Involved: Eaves – Supporting and empowering vulnerable women

Eaves is a charity. We work with women, from the age of 16 onwards, who are vulnerable through homelessness or experiences of violence. What we do is simple. We empower women to get their lives back. We find them housing and help them leave situations of violence or exploitation. We help them access counselling, health...
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12
Jun

Get Involved: Little Havens Hospice

Little Havens Children’s Hospice – part of Havens Hospices – provides specialist short breaks, symptom control and end-of-life care for youngsters living with serious conditions and who are not expected to reach adulthood. We aim to make their journey – and that of the family – as comfortable as possible, creating special memories along the...
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