Comparable UK Childrens’ Charity Project Providers
Coram better chances for children
Life Education – mobile units educating primary schools
Music Therapy - www.coram.org.uk/Music_Therapy
Fostering & Adoption, eg. Concurrent Planning - www.coramadoption.org.uk/ConcurrentPlan
CHICKS is a national children's charity providing free respite breaks to disadvantaged children from all over the UK.
CHICKS began in 1992, and has since provided over 13,000 children with a much needed break.
Northampton YMCA, 2007 Training for supervisor, Star of Hope’s HalfwayHouse supported accommodation, Sofia
Read more about OXAB here.
Read more about ZOV here.
Sources and Reference
In 2017 Katia Zlatkova-Doncheva, our local lead manager, undertook a PHD study and published a book in English on ZOV’s results over the last eight years. This study showed a measureable increase in the children’s self-esteem, independence and motivation. The link to the book is below.
Case Studies and Feedback from Children, Municipality, Children Protection Organisation, Staff and Parents (Appendix Five and Six)
Opening Doors 2016
Facts & Figures from Bulgaria. Bulgaria has already started its path towards deinstitutionalisation (DI). The National Strategy for the Child 2008-2018.
UNICEF 2015 annual report Bulgaria
UNICEF 2016 annual report Bulgaria
EU policy Bulgaria
Bulgaria ON AIR and UNICEF Bulgaria launch a joint campaign for the right of children participation and their ethical media coverage. NGO - International Womens Club Sofia register (2017)