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A guest post from Meindert Schaap, Executive Director of Amani Children's Home Charity Last Friday was a special day for Amani - and for me. I travelled to Singida to celebrate the inauguration of our new Amani branch. The celebration was great, but the thing that made my day really special was seeing a child [...]


Meet Yusuph and Haji.  When the new Singida Children's Home opened its doors in May, they were among the first children to come. Nine-year-old Haji lives in Singida. He lived on the streets. Since mum and dad separated there was never any food at home and mum was always drunk. He decided to leave his home [...]


The First-tier Tax Tribunal has given a ruling on the VAT treatment of the construction of a new mental health facility and agreed that zero-rating relief applied. The case was brought by a Mental Health Trust and is relevant for any NHS body that has constructed, or plans to construct, new mental health facilities. Background [...]


Liaison Amani Children’s Charity will be entering individuals and teams into the AJ Bell London Triathlon this August to help raise funds for the charity. The event, on Saturday 6th August 2016, is open to Liaison staff, their friends and family and to our NHS clients. The triathlon consists of an open water 750m swim, [...]


NHS Improvement have released a report; Evidence from NHS Improvement on clinical staff shortages: A workforce analysis, examining the causes and extent of current clinical staff shortages in acute NHS hospitals. This evidence will be used to inform decision makers and to set out actions they will take at a national level to support NHS [...]