provides services to over 300 school districts and 42,000 children across more than 20 states in the US.
director Joy Dyment said the recent conviction of former North Wales Police officer Gordon Anglesea had thrown the spotlight back on child abuse and insisted it was important the victims were not forgotten amid the headlines.
Marc Shepherd, year nine, said: "The new stepping stones
are really good.
However he said he had observed Mr Phillips' work with the children in Stepping Stones
Care Service, who he said could be quite aggressive, and found Mr Phillips always dealt with such situations professionally.
Paul Jennings, Chief Executive of Stepping Stones
, said: We are very excited at the roll out of the new Youth Service at Stepping Stones
NI and delighted to be working in collaboration with NOW on its development.
And anyone who would like to offer support or learn more about the school can contact Stepping Stones
on 01 5054398.
, based in Small Heath but co-ordinated by national charity Spurgeons, runs three outreach services in Birmingham reportedly at risk of losing the council funding they rely on.
If anybody would like to support Stepping Stones
write to Stepping Stones
, PO Box 2, Wrexham, LL11 1WY, ring 01978 352717 or visit steppingstonesnorthwales.
And beyond that first stepping stone
there is a second that also seems within reach.
This is the fifth consecutive annual event in aid of Velindre Cancer Centre's Stepping Stones
Appeal, which supports lung cancer research in Wales.
Aman Shoker, owner and manager of Stepping Stones
, said: "We do various fundraising events like this.
Created in 2006 by business leaders and funders, Stepping Stones
provides new entrepreneurs with resources to accelerate the growth of their businesses and to help them become successful firms that are financially viable.
A total of 40,000 copies of Stepping Stones
NH will be printed.
Two studies of Stepping Stones
to Literacy met the What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) evidence standards.
Chapters outline Seven Stepping Stones
to motivate oneself and improve one's quality of life, such as "Believing You Can Have What You Want", "Harnessing the Power of Intention", and "Staying True to Your Vision.