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Black Lives Matter

Posted on 30th June

Corambaaf have written an artical which NEWFOCAS wanted to share pleaes click link below: Black Lives Matter: Child Protection and Child Placement Date:15 Jun 2020 Written by John Simmonds, Director of Policy, Research and Development https://corambaaf.org.uk/updates/black-lives-matter-child-protection-and-child-placement...

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Kevin collecting PPE Visors

Posted on 27th May

Kevin collecting PPE visors made by the school for the front line workers at NEWFOCAS. These visors will be used to help ensure that social workers and foster carers are protected. http://newfocas.co.uk #keyworkers...

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Universal Trauma Conference

Posted on 15th April

Due to the ongoing emergency situation with Covid-19 we have had no alternative, in line with Government directives,than to postpone the International Trauma Conference, due to take place on Monday 15th June 2020. It will now take place on a date as yet to...

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Activities For Children To Access From Home During the Corona Virus (Covid-19)

Posted on 1st April

This is a great list of activities you can access for your children whilst you are all home, trying to home school and keep your children entertained.   PE with Jo Wicks the Body Coach for children up to 11 You Tube 9.00am Monday to Friday ...

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REVERSING THE NEGATIVE IMPACT OF TRAUMA ON SOCIETY & SOCIAL JUSTICE

Posted on 23rd October

UNIVERSAL TRAUMA CONFERENCE  Monday 15th June 2020 Doubletree Hilton , Chester CH2 3PD Buy Tickets Here   NEWFOCAS is a Centre of Excellence for the management and treatment of Childhood Trauma. CREPT is Chester University’s Social and Political Science department’s Centre for...

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Promoting NEWFOCAS in the Chester Grosvenor Centre

Posted on 23rd October

NEWFOCAS took a stand at the Health & Care Promotion Event in the Chester Grosvenor shopping centre for 4 days between 14th – 17th October. The staff took it in turns to man the stall and hand out leaflets to passers-by. We had some interest...

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Out of Hours Social Worker wanted…

Posted on 24th October

NEWFOCAS are looking for someone to join the team......... The  ‘Out of Hours’ (OOH) workers are to complement the social work team, by providing an Out Of Hours Service - 5pm until 8.45am to include all day Saturdays and Sundays (as...

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Read what one of our teenagers says about her experience in care.

Posted on 6th October

This is the oral presentation one of our Foster Children made at school about her experiences in care.   “Some people say make the most out of the little you have, in my case I have had to make the most out of the...

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Happy 60th Birthday Margaret.

Posted on 23rd August

The staff at NEWFOCAS wished Margaret a very Happy 60th Birthday today by celebrating with a take away lunch. Margaret has been an administrator for NEWFOCAS for over 15 years and is a great character who everyone enjoys working with very much. Margaret is...

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A NEWFOCAS foster carers completed the 10K race for life in Birkenhead park…

Posted on 7th July

One of our foster carers completed the 10K race for life in Birkenhead park on 25th June 2017 – All at NEWFOCAS would like to send their congratulations x...

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