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Aberlour
Donate what you can to our Surviving Winter Appeal and help us support vulnerable families throughout Scotland this winter.
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Aberlour 1h
Take part in today's raffle in The Scottish Sun for a chance to win life-size cutouts of the Krankies or a rare collector's item bottle of whisky from Scots country crooner Sydney Devine. All proceeds raised will help us support families in dire need this winter.
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Aberlour 20h
Many thanks to for featuring one of our foster carers. Lorna is an Aberlour foster carer & farm owner who offers short breaks and horse therapy sessions to young people, promoting learning & mental well-being. Read the full story below:
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Aberlour 21h
Fantastic to see so many orgs representing children & young people speaking collectively giving evidence to to progress children’s & young people’s rights and support the Bill. Well done all! 👏
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Aberlour 22h
With only 4 days of our One Shirt One Month challenge remaining, we’re already making plans for our 2021 event. Follow in the footsteps of our friends at St. Mary’s Primary School Bathgate and register your interest for next year. To register visit:
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Aberlour 23h
Thanks to everyone who came along to our event & discussion today. Much work to do but real commitment from all to end child poverty. Special thanks to , , , ’s Danny Boyle & our chair Bill Scott.
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Aberlour 24h
Replying to @povinequalscot
The pandemic has shown that 3rd sector, local & national govt can work well together flexibly to help struggling families. ’s Bill Scott highlights this “Let’s continue the great partnership work we have seen to eradicate child poverty.”
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Aberlour 24h
Replying to @AberlourCCT
Insightful and powerful discussion today at our event. A cash first approach promotes trust, dignity & choice for families. How do we best support families with ‘no recourse to public funds’?
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Aberlour Nov 26
Replying to @MoragTreanor
. tells us that research shows that levels of destitution have increased alarmingly even before the pandemic. Far higher numbers of children are now living in destitution in Scotland.
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Aberlour Nov 26
Replying to @MoragTreanor
Now presents her research into our Urgent Assistance Fund during the pandemic. Circumstances for so many families are stark, with families needing help to provide food, to pay bills, to buy clothing and beds.
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Aberlour Nov 26
Replying to @AberlourCCT
To begin with we hear from Sue and the challenges for her family that come from living in poverty
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Aberlour Nov 26
Delighted to host our event this afternoon. Our Chair ’s Bill Scott welcomes our guests and our panel , , & ’s Danny Boyle.
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Aberlour Nov 25
We are looking forward to hosting our event tomorrow, with ’s Bill Scott, , , ’s Danny Boyle & our own CEO
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Aberlour Nov 25
Angela Boyce, our Assistant Service Manager in Falkirk, is featured in today's Daily Record talking about the desperate levels of poverty and deprivation that she is encountering every day. Read more here :-
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Claire Telfer Nov 25
Today’s lunch time reading is the ’s special edition highlighting the need for more action child poverty. Includes contributions from , , and and on it being a government priority
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Aberlour Nov 25
Thank you for supporting our Surviving Winter campaign and helping Scottish families and children in desperate need! 😁🎅
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Aberlour Nov 25
"Before lockdown things were starting to get back on track. But with the whole family at home & a new baby to keep warm our utility bills were much bigger than before." Read Sue's story & find out how powerful your support for Aberlour is:
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Aberlour Nov 24
This shop your favourite products & support Scotland's vulnerable children with Amazon Smile! Simply click here to start shopping & donating to Aberlour Please spread the word & share this with your friends & family.
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Aberlour Nov 24
Many thanks to who have launched an exclusive celebrity raffle in aid of our Surviving Winter appeal! Help us support families and children in need this winter & get a chance to win a signed Star Wars DVD from Lewis Macleod.
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Aberlour Nov 24
This is great progress for supporting & protecting the rights of children & young people involved in Children’s Hearings. The new national advocacy service will be so important in making sure their voices are heard & views acted upon.
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Aberlour Nov 24
Aberlour is here for families for the long haul. When Sue was facing challenges, Angela not only provided practical support, but was by her side as a friend offering emotional support when she needed it most.
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