COVID-19 has changed the world around us in a very short time, there are many questions and few answers this space is here to support young parents and teachers by providing useful and relevant information.
Is Straight Talking still operating?
Yes, we are still operating online, if you have any queries, please feel free to contact us at bookings@straighttalking,org
Is Straight Talking still taking bookings?
We are taking bookings, we are currently working on finding a way to do online delivery and still benefit as many young parents as possible. We are currently also taking bookings for the next academic year.
Is Straight Talking still hiring young parents?
During the current crisis, we have been forced to suspend recruiting new young parents and are focusing on the ones we already have on board. If you know of a young parent who needs support, please refer them to us, we can introduce them to the community where they will be able to meet other young parents going through the same.
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