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Celebrities | Friday 22nd April 2016
Stampin’ Up! UK auctions unique cards to raise money for children’s charity Coram
Adoption | Wednesday 20th April 2016
Children’s charity and leading adoption agency Coram is calling for people who live within an hour of central London and who are interested in adopting or fostering to consider giving babies a great start in life through Concurrent Planning
Fundraising | Monday 18th April 2016
Team Coram's fundraising total has now passed the £50,000 mark and is still rising!
Achievements | Wednesday 30th March 2016
The winners of a writing competition have brought the depth of creative talent of children in care to the fore
Young people | Wednesday 30th March 2016
Increased vulnerability due neglect and abuse, the absence of a supportive adult in their lives and a lack of mainstream effective sex and relationship education due to placement moves, are some of the reasons identified by children’s charity Coram as to why standard sexual health education may need re-thinking for care experienced young people, to reduce unplanned pregnancy
Coram champions the voice of adopted children in new Government paper: ‘Adoption a vision for change’Adoption | Sunday 27th March 2016
Responding to the government’s new paper containing measures to bring lasting change to the adoption system for the greatest impact for some of the most vulnerable children, Dr Carol Homden, CBE and CEO of Coram said:
“I have a Mum and Dad who love me and want the best for me” – Adopted children talk about safety, satisfaction and trust in a new surveyAdoption | Saturday 26th March 2016
A new survey commissioned by Independent Adoption Agencies throughout England amongst adopted children has revealed that they are positive about their future, safe, and that they have an adult they could trust in their lives who sticks by them through life’s ups and downs. In these respects, adopted children are more secure than their peers.
Adoption | Monday 21st March 2016
A very successful Big Adoption Day took place at the office of Coram East Midlands Adoption where one of 30 special information events around the country was held.
Adoption | Tuesday 15th March 2016
New research undertaken by YouGov for 29 Independent Adoption Agencies in England, including Coram, has revealed that people significantly underestimate the primary reasons why adoption is decided on as the best placement option for a child.
Fundraising | Monday 14th March 2016
Coram has received £14,000, which has been fundraised by Harrow Council after being chosen as the Mayor’s charity of the year.