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Could you be a Foster Carer?

Could you be a Foster Carer? created by HN published on 10 December 2018

Fostering is a way of providing family life for children who cannot live with their own parents. Fostering is often used to provide temporary care while parents receive help to sort out problems, or to help distressed and troubled children and young people through a difficult period in their lives.

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Lifeguards honoured for daring rescue

Lifeguards honoured for daring rescue created by HN published on 10 December 2018

Two Hartlepool Borough Council lifeguards have been honoured with a special award following their daring rescue of two people from the sea. Ashley Boagey and Chris Ward (pictured here with Debbie Kershaw HBC Quality & Safety Officer) staged the rescue whilst on duty at Seaton Carew during the summer.

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Don't quack like a duck, soar like an eagle

Don't quack like a duck, soar like an eagle created by Incontrol-able published on 04 December 2018

It’s seems apt that I write the blog for December on the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2018. There are an estimated 1 billion people living with disabilities worldwide who face many barriers to inclusion in many aspects of society. What I find shocking is that as I write this blog there is no mention of it on both the BBC and SKY news websites.

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