Parental controls are a great tool for helping to protect children but should not replace open and honest conversations with children about their life online. Share these tips on how to use parental controls effectively.Read More
Many children enjoy live streaming as it can be used to showcase talent, develop communication skills and create identity. Our article helps parents to understand why children love it, what the risks can be, and how they can help their child stay safe if they are live streaming.Read More
Whether it's watching videos, playing games on their devices or talking to Alexa - today's under 5s are spending more time online. In this article by Thinkuknow we look at the benefits of children accessing the internet, and share advice about how parents can make sure their child has a safe experience online.Read More
Many children will be spending time gaming online over the summer holidays. This article explores the different elements of gaming with a particular focus on how it can be used by offenders, but focusing on what parents can do to support their child while gaming.Read More
A carer has kindly told us about this fab scheme across Greater Manchester. Free bus travel for 16-18 year olds. Check out the website below for more details. We have copied some text from the site to give you some more infom about the scheme below.
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Interested in fostering? Come along to our drop-in session at Costa Coffee on Friday 22nd March for an informal chat and to find out more information. We will be there from 10 am until 1 pm. Coffee is on us (coffee emoji).
Location: Costa Coffee, Fox Valley Retail Park, Ford House, Fox Valley Way, Stocksbridge, Sheffield, S36 2AD
Hi all, a lot of you will know that we went to London last week to deliver a speech at the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Looked After Children and Care Leavers. The theme of this meeting was lgbt youth in care - a topic we know quite a lot about. Become (the charity for children in care and young care leavers) wrote a wonderful blog after the event, it can be read below…. or by following this linkRead More
Hi, as a lot of you already know, we support charities and community groups, with significant charitable donations. These donations are made unconditionally, and do not promote our own commercial interests.
One of the charities we support is Music in Hospitals. Their mission is to improve the quality of life for adults and children with all kinds of illness and disability through the joy and therapeutic benefits of professionally performed live music in hospitals, hospices, day care centres, special school, nursing and residential homes.Read More
LGBT History Month is celebrated in February in the UK. Each year, The Proud Trust (who are fabulous) teams up with Schools OUT UK and LGBT History Month to write a simple, easy to use, education and resource pack.
It is FREE to download from this page https://www.theproudtrust.org/training-and-education/education-resources/lgbt-history-month/Read More
It is NSPCC number day. Lots of schools are getting involved to raise money.
We wanted to use this opportunity to remind everybody of the Childline number, 0800 1111Read More
Each year Carers Trust organises Young Carers Awareness Day.
The purpose of the day is to raise public awareness of the challenges faced by young people because of their caring role, and to campaign for greater support for young carers and their needs.
This year’s Young Carers Awareness Day will take place on Thursday 31 January 2019.
Find out more at https://carers.org/young-carers-awareness-day-2019-resourcesRead More
Merry Christmas to everybody!
We hope you all have a wonderful day. See you in the New Year.
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Three Circles Fostering supports other organisations working with children and young people, with significant charitable donations. These donations are made unconditionally, and not to promote our own commercial interests.
Our chosen charities are listed below and can be viewed by clicking the link at the bottom of this post. This year, we have also raised money for Macmillan cancer support, Children in Need, Save the Children and the Seashells Trust.Read More
We wanted to draw your attention to this fantastic charity. They produce bags for children in care. More often than not, children in care put all their worldly belongings in a bin bag as they move from one place to the next.Read More
Come and have a chat with the team and local carers at one of our drop-in events in Barnsley over the next few months. Please share if you know anyone in Yorkshire who is interested in becoming a foster carer 😀
2nd November 11.30am - 1pm
24th January 11.30am - 1pm
14th March 11.30am - 1pm
Venue - Tankersley Manor Hotel
Hi all, we thought we would make you aware of this fab opportunity on Saturday 24TH November – Saturday 15TH December…….
Taking place at Band on the Wall over four Saturdays, the Guide to the World of Music taster sessions will help young people learn how to sing, play and discover new music.
Costing just £4, each session lasts for four hours and includes free juice, tea or coffee and slice of pizza at lunchtime! Open to 9-16 year olds.Read More
Yes! As long as you can provide a warm, nurturing and stable environment for a child or young person, you may have what we are looking for! The process to becoming a foster carer can be intense, it is the same process for all people (no matter how they identity). Everybody’s journey to becoming a foster carer is an individual one, and one that we will take with you every step of the way.Read More
A huge amount of foster carers are needed nationwide to care for children and young people in need of a stable and nurturing home.Read More
Three Circles Fostering awards season hit its apex Sunday afternoon with the 1st annual Awards ceremony. The nominations have been trickling in since January and it was time to announce the winners. Going into the evening there was a lot of speculation over just who would win the coveted special recognition awards.Read More
Picture this. A cold grey morning, you wake up, then remember that you’d decided to plan a Prince’s Trust event at a water park…
Luckily on the drive to Sale water park, the weather began to brighten up and the minute we all had our wet suits on we couldn’t wait to get in the water to cool down!Read More