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Our three messages for Gavin Williamson
26 Aug 2020
Last month, five care-experienced young adults supported by Become met with Gavin Williamson, the Secretary of State for Education, to offer some solutions for how the government could improve support for care leavers coming out of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Children’s Minister fails to address serious concerns over relaxing of safeguards for children in care
10 Jun 2020
Today in the House of Commons, Children’s Minister Vicky Ford failed to address serious concerns raised by Become, the national charity for children in care and care leavers, about the impact of emergency regulations introduced at the start of the coronavirus crisis on the safety and stability of vulnerable young people.