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    A year of changing young livesAberlour Annual Review 2017-2018

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    our vision To give every child the chance to flourish and  through this  contribute to building a fairer and more equ   GraphicLineour ambition We will reach even more children and their families earlier  before damage is done  before families reac   GraphicLineour promise Children and young people are at the centre of everything we do  GraphicLine

  • RectanglePolygonHello and welcome Supporting some of Scotland s most vulnerable children  young people and their families  helping th   There have been many highlights this year  They make us incredibly proud of the work we do to support those who need    Valerie Surgenor LLM  LLB  BA  Hons   DipLP  NP Chair of the Board SallyAnn Kelly Chief Executive OfficerExternal scrutiny independently reviews arrangements and we value and implement valid suggestions for improvement  We   RectangleOvalwww aberlour org uk 3

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    We re supporting people where  when and how they need itWe understand well the impact of poverty  disadvantage and early trauma on children  That s why  over the past year

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    Help at home We know problems for families don t wait until Monday morning  so our services are designed to wrap arou   Raising attainment at school   nursery We understand how issues at home can affect a child s attainment  We also know   Active at Parliament We re constantly raising awareness of the issues affecting children and families and keeping the   4  Aberlour Annual Review 2017-2018

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     Jamie is a lively wee boy and he s great fun  but it can be exhausting keeping up with him The time he s at Aberlour really helps us to catch our breath  The team have been great at helping him to interact wi    The girls at school play with me now and I really like when the teacher tells me my work is good  Maybe I ll be a te   For Lauren  going to school became a problem when her mum s mental health took a turn for the worse  When mum became    OvalOvalOvalPolygonPolygonPolygonPolygonwww aberlour org uk 5

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    Last year we supported over 7 500 children  young people and families  Here are just some of the incredible numbers t   We re delivering impact across ScotlandGraphicLinethe number of local authority areas where our support for children and families was available32Seasons for Growth groups helped 51 children cope better with change  loss and bereavement52GraphicLineyoung people progressed to positive destinations after achieving ASDAN  Award Scheme Development and Accreditation Ne   22GraphicLineGraphicLineGraphicLinechildren  young people and parents attended 14 participation and engagement sessions to give their views on policy is   150 12 605 hours to support Aberlour s services374 young refugees and victims of trafficking  from 33 countries  received support and advice at our Guardianship service160children were provided with a safe and loving home when they were unable to live with their families70hours of outreach support was offered to children and families in the Aberdeen area7573overnight respite breaks were provided to give families affected by disability the chance to recharge1637parents with a learning disability were supported to provide the best possible care for their children73volunteers gave 12 604 hours of their time skills and energy to make a difference to a child s life374parents received specialist perinatal support form trained befrienders44volunteers gave6  Aberlour Annual Review 2017-2018

  • Rectangle 12 605 hours to support Aberlour s servicesOvalOvalThank You Thanks to the support and generosity of our partners  funders  volunteers  companies and individuals  we we   volunteers gave We can t begin to thank you for everything you have done  When no one would listen to us it was only you guys that d

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    Statutory and Direct Service Income  15 467 000 These are contributions made by Local Authorities  Scottish Governmen   Managing our resources The charity sector generally continues to face funding challenges given ongoing public sector

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    PolygonWhere our money came from in 2017-18

    OvalOvalOvalOvalTotal  18 393 000GraphicLineThis year  the combined efforts of our supporters  local authorities and the Scottish Government  helped us to raise    OvalOvalOvalOvalOvalFor every   we spend GraphicLineSupporting children  young people and families94p GraphicLineSupport costs3p GraphicLineGenerating income3p

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    Supporting children and families  17 463 000 The amount we spent on delivering vital care and support services across

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    PolygonHow we spent our income in 2017-18

    OvalOvalTotal  18 565 000GraphicLineOvalOvalWe spent  18 565 000 on our core activities  delivering support services to children  young people and families  impr   Disability  5 048 000 Supporting children and families affected by disability  Recovery  151 000 Supporting children

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    Our legal structure and GovernanceAberlour Child Care Trust is governed by a Board of Trustees  who collectively provide the strategic direction for th   The Board is made up of trustees  Directors  who volunteer their time and bring knowledge and insight from a variety    The trustees  Directors  in office during the year ending 31 March 2018 were  Valerie Surgenor Board Chair and Chair    10  Aberlour Annual Review 2017-2018

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    PolygonRectanglePolygonPolygonPolygonI ve always been a worrier and I didn t like telling people how I was feeling  Things were so bad at home  I thought    Sophie was eight years old when she started to self-harm  Life at home was chaotic and she couldn t see how things wo    I used to do the housework and cooking to help my mum as she was unwell  Some days she couldn t get out of bed  I wa   GraphicLinePolygon12 Aberlour Annual Review 2017-2018Polygon

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    At first I was really nervous about Eve staying  but the staff were brilliant  They arranged three teatime visits so    Eve is 16 years old and needs 24 7 care as she has both physical and learning disabilities  Eve s parents sometimes f   The Befriending Service helped me make sense of the negative feelings I was having and reassured me I wasn t the only   Jill felt numb after her son was born   The numbness continued in the days and weeks after I got home  I kept expecti   OvalOvalOvalPolygonPolygonPolygonPolygon

  • OvalOvalFor over 140 years our work has helped to contribute to a fairer and more equal society We ve continued to be innovative and transformative in our approach to providing care and support to the most vulnera   There are so many ways to support our work  Donate   Volunteer   Fundraise   Campaign To find out more about how you    GraphicLine  AberlourCC     AberlourCCTPolygonPolygonWith your support  your time  your donations  we can reach even more children and their families earlier  before the

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