News and opinion
Great meeting with our advisory group today looking at stigma in the media, interactions with the police and work with schools. Thanks to @neilsonandrew and @ClaireSands10 from @TheHowardLeague for joining us today and to everyone for sharing their expertise.
Enjoying today's @become1992 Policy Advisory Group meeting, where our care-experienced advisors develop campaigns and policy for us to work on. Special thanks to @TheHowardLeague's Claire and Andrew for attending earlier to talk about criminalisation of children in care.
Thank you to Lord Listowel for inviting us and Personal Advisors from across London to share what they need to better support care-experienced young people. https://twitter.com/Become1992/status/1141812865281736710/photo/1pic.twitter.com/1tpIhbIERY pic.twitter.com/XE9it7Ag5O
Our free to download Care Factsheets have been translated into 6 languages for workers & carers supporting unaccompanied refugee children entering the UK. Available now in Arabic, Tigrinya, Kurdish, Pashto, Vietnamese and Albanian. #RefugeeWeek2019 https://becomecharity.org.uk/for-young-people/care-factsheets/ …
https://www.theguardian.com/football/2019/jun/14/england-under-21s-lloyd-kelly-bournemouth-bristol-city … Great story in @guardian about Lloyd Kelly, the Engalns Under 21 defender who was fostered, with his siblings, from the age of six