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Children 6-15

When I first came into care I was scared but they made me feel safe at home and I felt part of their family. You might find it difficult to fit in but you will and people will understand if you don’t like it.

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Video edited by Mariah, aged 15

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Artwork by Adam, aged 15

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An article from a member of staff with experience of being in care

I am really passionate about what I do because I was in care myself for 10 years and I really want to make a difference to other young people.... [Read more]

My experience of leaving care – Steve Kemp (Deputy manager LCT)

I left care many years ago in 1974. In those days you didn’t have a social worker you had a Child Care Officer and leaving care just meant you... [Read more]

Being in care doesn’t have to hold you back

I have never let being a ‘looked after child’ stop me from doing anything I really wanted to do. It didn’t make me less intelligent – I passed all... [Read more]