Achieving emotional wellbeing for looked after children: A whole system approach – new report from the NSPCC The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) has released this latest report, published June 2015. Authors: Louise Bazalgette, Tom Rahilly and Grace Trevelyan Research has shown that children in care are […]
‘My Name is Joe’ and ‘Finding My Way’ shortlisted for The Children in Care award!
Following the judging of the Children & Young People Now Awards 2014, the films ‘’My name is Joe’ and ‘Finding My Way’’ have been voted as a finalist in the category The Children in Care Award. These animation projects were borne from the ‘TC17’ project, looking at the transition from […]
Val Dunn blogs about successful ‘PPI’
Val Dunn talks about her experience of working with young people in the TC17 research project, and what they taught her about successful ‘PPI’. In the first CLAHRC my work focused on mental health of vulnerable young people facing transitions in their care arrangements at 17 such as care leavers […]
BFI award for CLAHRC documentary
A short film made by a group of young people in care, has won an award for Best Documentary in the 15-18 age group at the 7th British Film Institute (BFI) Future Film Festival. The film, called Finding My Way, was made as part of an ongoing research project involving […]