An estimated 2.1 million of England’s 11.8 million children are living in families with risks so serious that they need some level of help. The total number of number of children who are actually known to receive some kind of support comes to only 570,000. That leaves behind another 1.6 million...
The Children's Commissioner Stability Index 2018 highlights the necessity of a stable home life for children living in care but equally, for any child; and consequently, how important it is for parents or caregivers to have skills that will nurture security and trust within a family environment.
The BBC recently published an article highlighting the need for early intervention in an effort to circumvent family breakdown. At Kids Matter, our aim is to provide much needed parenting support to parents BEFORE they reach crisis point – and we are doing this in the programmes that are currently in place around the UK.