Internet Safety

Internet Dangers In our previous blog we began to address some of the reasons why children and families are in such pain. For our next blog we would like to look at the internet and how its use can damage families and children and a few small steps we can take to...
Children First

Children First

Family breakdown We have written before of the incredible work single parents, predominantly mums, do and how much we support their fantastic parenting. However a clear majority of the referrals that we receive from school, CAMHS or parents themselves, have family...
Easter Craft Ideas

Easter Craft Ideas

Easter Crafts The Easter holidays are here! We have searched the web and found some of the best Easter craft ideas to do with your children to keep them entertained in the holidays.  All of these can be done on a budget, so find one that inspires you,, follow the...
Single Parent Love

Single Parent Love

Heavy burden Fegans hero-worships single parents, predominantly, but not exclusively women. We think many of the distressing statistics that tell a tale of national childhood destruction are held at bay largely by this unsung and often maligned group of precious...
Child Sex Abuse Figures

Child Sex Abuse Figures

  Shocking new figures released by Kent Police last week has shown an increase in sexual abuse crimes rising by 18% on the 1,337 offences recorded by police in Kent in 2014/15. These new statistics show that four sex offences are carried out against children in...
Family Support: Starting the Conversation

Family Support: Starting the Conversation

Starting the conversation Fegans predominately works with children and families who are suffering deeply. Our job is to bring restoration and hope to people who have nowhere else to go, and our outcomes are staggeringly good. The reason we don’t make a play on...
Help children have a healthy relationship with food

Help children have a healthy relationship with food

With over ten years working with parents and children, Maxine Hallett, Fegans’ Parent Support Worker, shares with us her knowledge of how to help children foster a healthy relationship with food, as part of our Eating Disorder Awareness Week series. Tips on how...