As well as fundraising for the charity, Brighthouse are placing posters and promotional material in their stores to raise customer awareness of the NSPCC Helpline and ChildLine.
NSPCC head of corporate partnerships
"Brighthouse's UK-wide network of stores will also help raise awareness of the NSPCC helplines among customers. More adults who are concerned about a child and children who are worried about a problem will know where to get help."
NSPCC is expanding its helpline services to reach more adults and children. Adults with concerns about a child should call the NSPCC Helpline on 0808-800-5000 or email email@example.com. ChildLine is available free, 24-hours a day for any child with any problem on 0800 1111 or online at http://www.childline.org.uk.
Notes to Editors:
BrightHouse is a national retail chain specialising in the sale of home electronic and domestic appliances, household furniture and related products, on a 'rent to own' affordable weekly payment basis. BrightHouse provide customers access to a choice of products, operating without the normal requirement of large deposits and credit ratings. With more than 2200 staff UK-wide, BrightHouse is a major employer in the local communities where its 190 stores are located. A further 20 stores are set to open during 2010.
The process of striving for more coherent environmental protection
practices, has been a valuable contributer to further enhancing employee
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BrightHouse is ranked 219th in the 2009 Sunday Times mid-market top track 250 companies
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About the NSPCC
The NSPCC is the UK's leading children charity specialising in child
protection and the prevention of cruelty to children. The NSPCC's purpose is
to end cruelty to children FULL STOP. The NSPCC runs projects and services
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