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New Types of Supporters

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We are simplifying the terminology we use with those who support us. Supporters: previously called members, supporters are the incredible individuals who donate to Voices in the Middle on a regular basis. Project Partners: become a project partner with a regular donation to Voices in the Middle as a team or firm and be recognised […]

Meeting With Young People From CAFCASS

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On the 8th July one of our Youth Workers, Richard Harpham, met with the CAFCASS Family Justice Young People’s Board (FJYPB), a group of young people who have an interest in children’s rights and want to ensure child-centred and inclusive practice. We delivered a one hour workshop on Voices in the Middle, including team challenges […]

New Digital Service

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We are pleased to announce that The Family Initiative (parent charity of Voices in the Middle) is investing the first £15,000 into developing a new digital service for young people! In 2015, the Ministry of Justice setup the Voice of the Child Task Force which concluded the need for “an authoritative website and online tools […]

Engaging Family Lawyers, Mediators and Young People

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The next phase of Voices in the Middle needs a new way of family lawyers, mediators and young people to co-create together. To this end, we are putting together two new Steering Groups. Their objectives are the same – to provide guidance, input and feedback to the project at every step. Young People’s Steering Group […]

Moving to The Family Initiative

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Background This project has been in the making for many years and we are focused on delivering the primary objective of Voices in the Middle – to deliver services focused directly to children & young people in the middle of parental separation. Up to June 2017, the project has been run as it’s own charity […]

Thank You from Duncan Fisher, Voices in the Middle Founder

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I would like to add to the latest news about the project a more personal word of thanks to you for supporting Voices in the Middle in the past months. Reaching 300 supporters was a big turning point – it confirmed that the project could grow and be sustainable. A lot of work has taken […]