The very dark side of volunteer tourism

A Petition has been launched which demands that our operators and volunteer organisations both stop sending unqualified volunteers to work in orphanages. It also asks that holiday companies completely stop advertising for volunteers to work with vulnerable children. The dark side of this kind of tourism is that such is the amount of people applying to […]

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Be a real safety hero for the 2013 Child Safety Week

CAPT, or the Child Accident Prevention Trust, is calling on all those professionals who work with children and their families to become a Safety Hero during this years Child Safety Week which runs from the 24th-30th June. Professionals who work with children can now download, for free, resources dealing with Child Safety Week from www.childsafetyweek.org.uk/. […]

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