Interviews

David enjoys new horizons

What 14-year-old David Miller thought was a throwaway line in the heat of a violent argument with his mother – “I’d be better off in care” – soon became a reality. He had to return…

Coming of age

Childminding has moved on from its ‘babysitting’ image to become a recognised profession whose members provide a stimulating and educational environment for their charges With 30 years of experience, Hilary Brown believes that childminding has…

I’ll care for kids like me

Caring staff at a residential home helped Ashley Cameron overcome the legacy of abuse, bullying and self-harm. She is now using her experiences to help other young people. There can’t be many…