Children categories

Advocacy

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Advocacy is all about representing your rights and helping you to make choices. You can use our service if you are a care experienced child or young person aged 25 or under, or are a professional or carer working with a care experienced child or young person aged 25 or under.

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Mentoring

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Mentoring is all about helping you develop as a person and do better at school. Our mentoring service matches you with a volunteer who will support, encourage and motivate you. You can use our service if you are a care experienced child or young person aged between 12 and 18.
Here's what a young person who has used the mentoring service said about it:

'My mentor gave me the support to start college & finish my GCSE's which I passed!'



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Policy

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Our policy service is all about making sure the voice and views of young people are heard by the people who make the decisions that affect their lives.
The policy service runs:

  • An annual survey called CASI that collects views and opinions of care experienced young people;
  • An information service that asks and answers questions about care;
  • A training and employment programme that engages care experienced young people in our work.

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Participation

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Participation is all about building your confidence so that you can express your views and have your say. On offer are group work programmes as well as individual support. You can use our service if you are a care experienced child or young person aged 25 or under.

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