CSAN Parliamentary Reception 2016

Posted by on Nov 8, 2016 in Events and Activities, Local Support, News, Runcorn |

The 2nd November 2016  found Mary Kilcoyne Director of Catholic Children’s Society, Mrs Christine Smith ( trustee) and Mrs Carol Lawrence (trustee) in the Terrace Pavilion House of Commons. The purpose of the gathering was to discuss and share with Members of Parliament and members of the House of Lords our concerns about the increase in numbers of Homeless People and the negative effects of the new legislation, coming into being this week,...

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Refugee Listening Event

Posted by on Nov 8, 2016 in Events and Activities, Local Support, News, Runcorn |

On Friday 28th October, organisations from across Greater Manchester and the Diocese of Shrewsbury  came together in Wythenshawe to listen to refugees and asylum seekers, in order to plan how to better support and welcome new arrivals. Catholic Children’s Society, Diocese of Shrewsbury and Caritas Salford joined with Ivy Church, the SVP, Revive, Serco, and Mike Kane MP at St Aidan’s Centre in Wythenshawe to listen to what new arrivals had...

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New Resources for Runcorn

Posted by on Jun 17, 2014 in News, Resources, Runcorn |

RUNCAT Community Action Fund We recently received notification that we had been awarded a grant to buy some fantastic resources to help children and young people affected by bereavement or significant loss. The grant will also enable us to refurbish a room where children or their family members can meet with us in a safe and welcoming environment to share their stories and concerns.

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