European Guardianship Network

Barnado’s, United Kingdom

Barnardo’s protect and support the UK’s most vulnerable children and young people. We help bring out the best in them – no matter who they are or what they have been through. Barnardo’s

  • helps children through the trauma of sexual abuse and exploitation
  • provides support for young people in care
  • gives children caring for a loved one the help and support they deserve
  • specialist workers support families through domestic abuse, mental health problems, prison sentences, asylum seeking and much more
  • amplifies the voices of young people to influence Government on the issues that affect their lives, fighting their corner and making sure their voices are heard.
  • aims to provide the best outcome for every child, no matter who they are or what they have been through. 

For Guardians

If you are a guardian, ENGI can be of added value to your work. Please visit the Projects section for more information about Dublin cases, reception in families, methodologies on guardanship and participation of unaccompanied minors, and monitoring of children after returns.

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