How The Athena Programme was born…
I started the business in 2007 as I wanted to follow my dreams of using creativity, the arts and really making a difference for protecting and safeguarding the vulnerable.
I left my job with … Read more
Special measures regime to be introduced for care homes and GP’s, as a similar scheme for hospitals show
Care homes and home care providers treating vulnerable and old people without dignity and respect will be put on an ‘unprecedented turn-around programme’, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt announced today in Parliament.
The move comes alongside evidence that a special measures … Read more
Up to 25 local authorities will be judged on their multi-agency child protection arrangements under new inspections being introduced in April 2015, it has been announced.
Online bullying is now more prevalent than face-to-face bullying, a study has found.
Numbers of under-18s accused of sexual offences against other children have increased by nearly nine per cent in a year. Figures collated by the NSPCC following a Freedom of Information request to police forces in England and Wales show that … Read more