As Safe Families for Children expands, please visit this webpage regularly for training dates, press coverage, reports, news and updates.

Job Opportunity – Salford & Manchester

We are searching for a Community Volunteer Manager to join our team in the North West, ensuring our work is resourced with a growing base of well-trained and well-supported volunteers. Role Summary 24 hours/week, includes Sunday working and based in Salford & Manchester, circa £25k/annum pro rata. Closing date: 28th June The Community Volunteer Manager… Read more »

Maternity Cover – Referrals & Admin Coordinator in Scotland

We are looking for maternity cover (12 months) for our Edinburgh based Referrals and Admin Coordinator. Closing date is 5PM, 21st June 2019. Interviews are 27th June 2019 in Edinburgh. Role Summary: 24 hours/week, Wednesday-Friday, £18-22k/annum pro rata. The position of Referrals & Admin Coordinator offers a great opportunity to join the core staff team… Read more »

A Christmas Blog

Christmas has come around again, it seems even more quickly than last year.  We often feel overwhelmed with the rush of preparations and many lists of things to do. It’s easy to rush and rush and rush and by the time Christmas comes, feel so exhausted, it is difficult to enjoy Christmas at all! Yet,… Read more »

She Just Wanted a Friend

“I think it’s a really easy way of expressing God’s love to people.” Having previously studied child psychology, Aly worked as a nursery nurse and nanny so she was really excited when she first heard about Safe Families for Children and how people get involved supporting struggling families.  After Aly and her family did the volunteer training… Read more »