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Birmingham Children’s Centres spread happiness to families in need over Christmas

By Spurgeons | January 15, 2021
This Christmas Birmingham Children’s Centre services, delivered by Spurgeons under the Birmingham Forward Steps partnership were on a mission to ensure that no child went without, appealing for donations of toys and gifts to distribute to families in need across…

Donations for Rushden based food bank supports families over Christmas

By Spurgeons | January 14, 2021
Over the Christmas period, Spurgeons Central Office teams would typically be preparing for the annual Christmas party as well as coming together to contribute towards Christmas Hampers for families accessing the local food bank operated from the Park Road Baptist…

Norwich Connect project turns two!

By Spurgeons | January 12, 2021
1 in 7 children and young people in the UK have experienced domestic abuse, according to NSPCC figures.* With many survivors saying they want earlier intervention, more support for their children and help to recover and move on with their…

Video storybook project at HMP Norwich to support families separated by imprisonment

By Spurgeons | January 11, 2021
There’s something very special about a parent and child sharing a book at bedtime, especially when that parent is in prison. Now, support has been made available by the Police and Crime Commissioners of Norfolk and Cambridgeshire to boost a…

Awards success as Spurgeons team at HMP Winchester recognised for ‘exceptional contribution during the Coronavirus pandemic.’

By Spurgeons | January 6, 2021
The Spurgeons team at HMP Winchester has been awarded a Police and Crime Commissioner’s Commendation for their exceptional contribution during the Coronavirus pandemic at December’s Safer Awards organised by the Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner. The Commissioner’s Safer Awards recognise…

Spurgeons’ Lead for Children and Young People recognised for support given to families affected by Domestic Abuse and Violence

By Spurgeons | January 5, 2021
Spurgeons’ Children and Young Persons Lead, Kelly from the Norwich Connect project has been named as the Safelives Star of the Month for providing support to families affected by Domestic Abuse and Violence. A great achievement of national recognition for…
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Wiltshire Children’s Centres wishlist appeal provides toys to local children in need over Christmas

By Spurgeons | January 4, 2021
Over the Christmas period, Children’s Centres in Wiltshire worked quickly to look for new ways to ensure that local families were supported throughout the festive period. Throughout the year many local families had lost employment and were struggling financially due…

Elmbridge Family Centres provide vital support to families when they need it most

By Spurgeons | January 4, 2021
In November 2019, when the Spurgeons team began its contract in Elmbridge, Surrey to deliver a brand-new Family Centre service to families with children aged 0-11, they, like all of us, had not expected the uncertainty that 2020 would bring.…

Series of support provided for fathers in prison and families over Christmas

By Spurgeons | December 30, 2020
This Christmas, Spurgeons Prison-based family support services at HMP Standford Hill, HMP Swaleside and HMP Elmley on the Isle of Sheppey in Kent have been providing vital support to fathers and their families who are unable to see one another…

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