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14 Aug 2019
How often do you hug your child? Research at Duke University tracked its 500 participants through the age of 30. Research has shown that children who have been lovingly treated by their parents in their early years become happier and more balanced...
09 Aug 2019
The Department of Health and Social Work in Bulgaria have announced a new admission for the Master's Program in Psychosocial Interventions with Children and Families. The program aims to train future professionals and enhance the skills of current...
22 Jun 2019
What can someone do who flees from an abusive relationship? Who to turn to? In many cases, the victim will only devote himself/herself to escape when his or her life or the child's life is in danger. In such cases, it is rarely possible for...
16 Jun 2019
The Hungarian language Romanian online portal quotes Andrea Csép MEP: "Building a network of safe houses is a huge step in getting the victims of domestic violence to get help and reach self-sufficiency in difficult times," and added that it would...
18 May 2019
The National Network for Children, Bulgaria, announced two new services for children at risk officially opened in the city of Kazanlak: the Emergency Center for Accommodating Children at Risk, and the Blue Room in the Center for Public Support. The...
29 Mar 2019
zefiR - Together for the power of action is a project implemented by a consortium of non-governmental organizations that has worked to reduce the disparities between Roma and other vulnerable groups and the majority population in a sustainable and...
20 Feb 2019
Growing up is difficult, and even more so for children from foster homes and institutions. Research shows that these children have far fewer resources and people to rely upon once they outgrow the child welfare services, compared to their peers....
30 Jan 2019
Launching ceremony for the book „Science and Art of Upbringing – A Practical Guide to Contemporary Upbringing for Parents and Educators“ by Gordana Buljan Flander, PhD, was held at the overcrowded Old City Hall in Zagreb. Besides Gordana Buljan...
08 Nov 2018
Tdh reports on its website about the frozen conflict situation in Ukraine and how it affects children. The article takes us to Zolote, a twon two kilometers from the combat area, a phantom town with damaged buildings and barricaded windows, yet a...
23 Jul 2018
Providing psychosocial support is important to strengthen the resilience and wellbeing of distressed children, families, and caregivers. Learn key facilitation skills and activities to promote resilience and wellbeing. This special six-part training...

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