Countdown begins to first ever Care Day NI

What's it all about?

The first ever Care Day NI, a day to celebrate children in care and care leavers. The day will also be celebrated in England, Scotland, Wales and the Republic of Ireland.

Read our briefing paper which tells you all about the first ever Care Day NI #caredayni


The launch

On 22 October Seán Holland, Chief Social Work Officer from the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety joined young people from VOYPIC (Voice of Young People in Care) at The MAC to launch Care Day NI and pledge his support.

Read the press release.


The Care Factor - VOYPIC rocks Belfast City Hall

Join us on 19 February in Belfast City Hall for a welcome reception, dinner and Rockaoke on Care Day.  To apply for tickets, contact Brenda on 028 9024 4888 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Download the flyer.

Watch VOYPIC staff sing Queen (badly!). Make sure it's you and ‪#‎PleaseNotThem‬ on stage.


Check out our Care Day Facebook page

We've set up a dedicated Care Day Facebook page.  Check it out - visit, like and find out more about Care Day NI #caredayni

If you are organising an event on the day, please complete the Sign Up form so we can tell others all about it.

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