Dear younger me: School

Dear younger me: School

Imagine if you could go back in time and know then what you know now. Wouldn’t it be great? Over the last month, teens in care and care leavers from all over the UK have been taking part in our #dearyoungerme campaign by writing postcards to their younger selves....
Dear younger me: Stigma

Dear younger me: Stigma

Imagine if you could go back in time and know then what you know now. Wouldn’t it be great? Over the last month, teens in care and care leavers from all over the UK have been taking part in our #dearyoungerme campaign by writing postcards to their younger selves....
Advice from others: Mental health

Advice from others: Mental health

We know that people who have been in care are more likely to experience difficulties with their mental health because of experiences before coming into care and all the different emotions and feelings that leaving your family can leave you dealing with. What is mental...
Advice from others: Your experiences and identity

Advice from others: Your experiences and identity

Your identity Knowing who you are and being confident in yourself can sometimes be harder for people living in care, because of all the extra things you may be thinking about. People tell us that they worry about things like being safe and secure, who to trust and...