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Does Your Child Wet The Bed? Read This

ERIC, the UK’s only childhood continence charity, is pleased to host two new videos focusing on childhood bedwetting. The videos feature real life experiences of two parents and two children who experienced bedwetting. Bedwetting affects one in 12 UK children and teenagers every night but because no one talks about it, most people think they’re … Continue reading

Reflections On Post-Natal Depression From NCT

NCT Response to 4Children campaign: Suffering in Silence Elizabeth Duff, Senior Policy Adviser at NCT, the UK’s largest charity for parents, said: “Postnatal depression is a complex and sadly relatively common condition which can affect anyone, and is recognised in men as well as women. Lack of support and isolation are often key causes, as … Continue reading

For All Freddie Mercury Fans In The Week Of His Birthday – You Can Make A Difference

Freddie Mercury died of AIDS related causes in London on 24th November 1991. Immediately the remaining members of Queen and Jim Beach their manager took the decision to raise money and awareness about AIDS in his memory. Together they organised the 1992 Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert for AIDS Awareness. The Mercury Phoenix Trust was founded … Continue reading

A Letter From Sarah Brown Telling Us How We Can Change Lives For Babies And Children

CHANGING LIVES FOR BABIES AND CHILDREN Dear Kate A few days ago I met Dawn Crosby, a mum of two whose babies arrived very early and received life saving care from Dr Ian Laing and his amazing team at the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary. Dawn and I talked at length about her experiences and about the … Continue reading

Instructions Not Included With Children But Family Lives Can Help You

Family Lives is a national charity that works for, and with, families. They offer a national helpline, Parentline, email and on-line chat support. All services are anonymous and confidential and Family Lives volunteers provide vital support for families. Family Lives listens to and empowers callers by helping them to identify the solutions that work for … Continue reading

Free Kits For Football Clubs

Freekits, the new football campaign from musicMagpie, the UK’s leading cash for CDs, DVDs and Games website, has arrived, allowing local squads to begin the season in style by netting themselves a free football kit for the season ahead. By bringing local communities together through football, Freekits helps cash strapped teams be awarded a brand … Continue reading

How To Turn Wine Into Water – The Gallery

The theme for the Gallery this week is Water. Last week, I was very ill with severe abdominal pain and I am only just starting to feel better. Of course, I carry too much weight and should do more exercise. The pain has acted as a wake-up call and I have put myself on a … Continue reading

Help Breast Cancer Charity By Styling Your Hair

Taking inspiration from the world’s style capitals, this year’s Pink Orchid Limited Edition from ghd takes cues from some of today’s hottest designers including Valentino, Balenciaga and Christopher Kane, who weaved magenta, rose and cerise shades through their sumptuous S/S collections. Working this season’s pink and black lace trend, this year’s eagerly anticipated ghd Pink … Continue reading

Hold A Baking Party And Support A Charity

You could invite friends for a party where you all bring ingredients to bake something delicious. Or everyone could bring their home-made cakes to the party so everyone can try them out. You can host it at your place (and rotate hosts) or get a free or cheap venue. Put some music on or invite … Continue reading

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