Written by Rachel Rodwell, Family Case Worker at Dandelion Time  The story of a how a small creature can bring so much wonder ‘I wonder what he’s thinking…what does he feel?’ mused the young child, lying flat on his tummy, …

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Written by Jules Pretty, University of Essex  An Explanation and Manifesto for Action Dandelion Time is now a leader in showing how agencies can work with children and families fragmented by neglect, abuse and trauma. Three particular strengths in the …

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by Dr Caroline Jessel, Chair of Dandelion Time I was a busy practicing GP in 2001, and one sunny May morning decided to ride my bike through bluebell woods as a great way to destress.  As I rode I reflected …

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Helen Whately MP is a great supporter of Dandelion Time. We were very pleased to spot a mention of our work in a publication intended to stimulate government policy.  Entitled “Thinking Differently about Our Environment – a holistic approach to …

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A group of staff, volunteers and guests from other organisations attended a fascinating talk from Jules Pretty who is Professor of Environment and Society at Essex University. Jules has developed the Theory of the Green Mind based on extensive research …

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Our 2015/16 Diploma course was a great success.  Thank you to all the students who joined us through the year.  We found the experience very useful, etc, etc     photos, blah   For details on our courses starting January …

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We  are currently looking to recruit a Case Worker for 15 hours a week  (Wednesdays 9 am to 5 pm and Fridays 11 am to 7 pm).  Based in West Farleigh, the Case Worker will be part of a small …

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Penny started her day by waking her brother and sister, aged 7 and 8, making them breakfast with whatever food she could find, and getting them ready for school, leaving her Mum Kath asleep on the sofa. This wasn’t her …

Penny, little mum at age 10 Read more »

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