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11 Jun 2019
ChildHub, in cooperation with the Croatian Association of Social Workers, developed a pilot training model to empower social welfare experts in using different tech platforms and applications for their educational and professional development. Four...
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...
02 May 2019
The National Network for Children Bulgaria shared an interesting interview with Cedar Foundation's Executive Director Alexandrina Dimitrova, which looks at the history behind the foundation's creation, the organization's success, the organization's...
10 Apr 2019
The Bulgarian Ombudsman, Maya Manolova, awarded an honorary plaque to the Know-How Centre for Alternative Care for Children, NBU, for 30 years of social work education during the International Social Work Day on 20 March 2019. The same event...
10 Feb 2019
A new technology is being developed to prevent exploitation of children by gangs in UK. This is a result of a more than successful pilot done by Children and Family Court Advisory Service (CAFCASS) in which they worked with social workers to achieve...
08 Feb 2019
Radio Varna shared that Varna Municipality has provided a terrain of 2,400 square meters to the Karin Dom Foundation. The terrain will serve as a training center for the next two or three years and will be positioned as a training area for the...
04 Feb 2019
A multidisciplinary team of researchers from the Know-How Centre for Alternative Care for Children with experience in direct field work and in research of the process of deinstitutionalization of child care - Borislava Mecheva, Valentina Bizheva,...
25 Jan 2019
The Know-How Centre for the Alternative Care for Chilren, New Bulgarian University, have taken a serious step towards achieving a multidisciplinary approach to working with children at risk: they have created a "Tool for Integrated Assessment of the...
25 Jan 2019
On 23rd January 2019 Hope and Homes for Children - Branch Bulgaria held a conference on "Deinstitutionalization in the conditions of political turbulence, poverty and limited human resources". The event was held in the press center of the Ministry...
10 Jan 2019
On 14th December 2018, the Childhood 2025 Coalition held its Christmas meeting where organizations discussed in an informal and festive environment the achievements in the implementation of the policy of deinstitutionalization of children in...

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