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Actor Paul Brannigan to speak at Highland Child Protection event on Child Neglect

27 Mar 2017

The Actor Paul Brannigan will be visiting Highland on Thursday 30th March 2017 to speak at a Highland Child Protection Committee event on Child Neglect. Paul, star of films including the Angels’ Share (2012) and Sunshine on Leith (2013) will be speaking about his own personal childhood experiences of neglect, and how receiving the right help and support at the right time helped him turn his life around to become a successful actor.

Ailsa is Social Worker of the Year

23 Mar 2017

Ailsa Rainnie, a Social Worker with The Highland Council’s Family Team in Fort William, has been named Social Worker of the Year by the Scottish Association of Social Work.

Critical contribution of social workers acknowledged at SASW awards 

22 Mar 2017

The dedication and achievement of social workers across Scotland has been recognised during the annual Scottish Association of Social Work awards