Monthly Archives: May 2012

Admin

Our new admin worker is only just started with us and already the difference is noticeable. The Centre is now running more smoothly and efficiently than ever. With so much work taking place across Scotland, and workers out of the … Continue reading

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So many babies!

Our Centre is beginning to seem like a nursery just now with so many babies and smaller people coming in with their parents and carers. We have invested in a cot, baby change, bouncers, monitors and play equipment and have … Continue reading

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Jenni’s Story in Russian

A wonderfully talented volunteer who speaks several languages is to translate Jenni’s Story into Russian for us. When done we will make it available as a free download from the web site so that parents in other parts of the … Continue reading

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Volunteer Induction

Thanks to recent press articles, we have had a flood of people applying to volunteer with us. They will all come along to an information day this week before deciding whether on not to join our happy band. If they … Continue reading

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Books about ritual abuse

We have several books about ritual abuse…Who Dares Wins, Where Angels Fear, Fight! Rabbit Fight!, Behind Enemy Lines and a poetry book written by survivors. These books are easy to read, informative and non-sensational in their approach. They are on … Continue reading

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Happy Dog & Pals

This is a beautifully illustrated and well written book aimed at toddlers and their parents. It teaches young children to identify their feelings and encourages them to talk with their parents and carers about how they feel. This book is … Continue reading

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New book soon to be published

A new sensational book about abuse in Dundee is to be released early next month. Watch this space for further details.

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PARTNERSHIP IN KENYA

We have not lost sight of our partners in Africa and are currently working on a funding application to secure a grant to get the V.I.P. programmes into schools and communities in Kenya. We hope to start there since we … Continue reading

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Palestine V.I.P.

CARE in Palestine are very keen to have us over to train their workers in delivery of the Violence Is Preventable programme for children and young people. The only thing stopping us in progressing this is a lack of funding. … Continue reading

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No-1 and 18u streetwork

We continue our partnership work walking the streets offering information and support to people involved in sexual exploitation. We are handing out lighters and cards and talking to those involved. We notice the problem being moved around rather than being … Continue reading

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