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stepping stone

one of a series of stones acting as footrests for crossing streams, marshes, etc.
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23 February 2018 - Colorado, US-based The Stepping Stones Group, a provider of therapy and education solutions to children with special needs and autism in educational settings, has acquired and recapitalisation US-based Cobb Pediatric Therapy Services, the group said on Friday.
Recently, I noticed for the first time that on the downstream side there are seven large causey or stepping stones, - under water on the occasions that I have looked over the parapet.
Stepping Stones has seen the numbers of abuse victims coming forward for help triple in the last three years into the hundreds, after the Jimmy Saville scandal broke and they now have a waiting list.
The remaining PS45,000 is treated as a 25-year interest free loan from Middlesbrough Council's Stepping Stones scheme.
The stones replace original sandstone stepping stones which were laid across the ford in the park in the late 1990s.
He began working at the children's home on March 1 with Stepping Stones Care Services agreeing he could continue occasional shift work at Mountains Care Home for the remainder of the month.
Minister Farry said: The Collaboration and Innovation Fund has the design flexibility to allow projects like the NOW and Stepping Stones Youth Service to personalise their provision to help the NEET group.
The valuable equipment - used to help the children's sensory needs - was taken from Stepping Stones School in Kilcloon, Co Meath, between 1am and 2am last Wednesday.
Stepping Stones is a monthly column that breaks down seemingly daunting tasks into simple, manageable "steps" that any art educator can take and apply directly to their classroom.
Youths who rely on services and programmes run under the Stepping Stones organisation were set to meet councillor Ian Ward (Lab, Shard End) at Kitts Green Church in Lea Village from 11am.
Stepping Stones, a small Wrexham based charity, has provided counselling support to survivors of child sexual abuse since 1984.
I aspire to certain ideals, but have come to realise that it can be helpful to approach them in stages, to put in place stepping stones that lead toward them.