Children in Need grant for BB4K

PACT has been awarded a grant of £28,854 from Children In Need for its Bounce Back 4 Kids services for children affected by domestic abuse. 
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Take steps to show your support to women

CHARITY Parents And Children Together (PACT) is encouraging people to join an exciting steps challenge to raise money for Alana House which supports women facing multiple disadvantages in the Reading community.  
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Adopters Ruth and Oli shared their story with The Sun’s magazine, Fabulous

Ruth and Oli adopted their beautiful daughter through PACT after seeing us at The Fertlity Show.  They have kindly shared their experiences with readers in The Sun's magazine, Fabulous. 
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Adoptive families needed from Oxfordshire and south Warwickshire

AROUND 2,000 children are currently waiting to be adopted and nearly half of those are brothers and sisters who need to stay together. 
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New improved website for The Adopter Hub

AN ONLINE support platform for adoptive families has a brand new website!  The Adopter Hub provides peer-to-peer support and professional advice to adopters and other families through a range of online tools such as eLearning, webchat, webinars and a discussion forum. 
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Women of Alana House publish book of recipes and hope

AN INSPIRATIONAL book of recipes, photography and poetry has been published by women from a Berkshire-based community project. 
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New campaign to find adopters for brothers and sisters

A national #YouCanAdopt campaign has launched to encourage more people to consider adopting groups of brothers and sisters. 
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PACT chief executive to retire after 13 years

PACT was one of several organisations across Berkshire invited to afternoon tea at Ascot Racecourse to thank volunteers for their work during the Covid-19 pandemic. Our volunteer Sally writes about the experience
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PACT calls for key workers to consider adoption

PACT was one of several organisations across Berkshire invited to afternoon tea at Ascot Racecourse to thank volunteers for their work during the Covid-19 pandemic. Our volunteer Sally writes about the experience
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Lockdown work with families recovering from domestic abuse recognised for top award

PACT was one of several organisations across Berkshire invited to afternoon tea at Ascot Racecourse to thank volunteers for their work during the Covid-19 pandemic. Our volunteer Sally writes about the experience
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Sanofi donation to combat food poverty in Reading

PACT was one of several organisations across Berkshire invited to afternoon tea at Ascot Racecourse to thank volunteers for their work during the Covid-19 pandemic. Our volunteer Sally writes about the experience
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Alana House signs joint statement about plans to build new women’s prison places

COVID-19 restrictions have been tough on us all but for families with adopted children, enforced lockdown brought with it a host of additional challenges.
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