Target group: Care leaver in Baden Württemberg (federal state in Germany) Main goal of the project: “We are one Community!” Short summary: Network work with care leaver
- CL-Weekend MBH Tübingen
- Hold meetings of former care leavers from MBH Tübingen decentralised housing groups and the Albert-Schweitzer-Childvillage Waldenburg
- Monthly former brunch in both locations, meetings between care receivers and care leavers
Target group: Researchers, Policy Makers, Service Managers and Decision Makers, Leaving Care Practitioners, Students, Academics
Main goal of the project: We aim to make marked improvements in the outcomes of looked after children in all of our work, and our approach is no different for care leavers. Our throughcare and aftercare work aims to increase understanding that leaving care is a life event for looked after young people,...
Main goal of the project: Share the positive side of a life in care and challenge the negative stereotypes or perceptions people may have of care leavers
Short summary: The Young People’s Benchmarking Forum (YPBMF) part of Catch 22 National Leaving Care Benchmarking Forum created a positive message campaign for care leavers on the photo sharing website flickr.
Main goal of the project: To give a voice to the youth through a youth council.
Short summary:The Youth Welfare Forum (JeugdWelzijnsBeraad, JWB) brings together client councils of youth care institutions in various provinces in the Netherlands. The JWB exists since the late 1970s. The objectives of the JWB are to enable youth care client councils to exchange experiences, to offer t...
Main goal of the project: Independent Advocacy, Policy and Participation
Short summary: EPIC is a national organisation that works with and for children and young people who are currently living in care or who have experienced of living in care. This includes those in residential care, foster care, relative care, hostel, high support and special care.
EPIC also works with young peop...