Our blog

You can find stories from across our organisation on this page, or access some of our more specific blogs, such as our data blog, our young people's blog, our policy team's blog and our volunteers' blog.

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After a TV programme raised Roma residents' fears, our SMART programme worked with local agencies to allay the community's fears
10 October 2012, 2 comments
Programme staff
Young carers joined us at parliament and helped launch an online resource hub to support other young people in families affected by HIV
03 October 2012
Programme staff
From our programme in Lancashire, Nafeesa shares what it is like to be an advocate, and explains the benefits of young people's voices being heard.
13 September 2012
Programme staff
adult and young man speaking
Many children in the care system tell us of experiences of powerlessness when decisions are made about their future - but advocates help change that
13 September 2012, 4 comments
Policy team
Joe and Lauren standing with Olympic torch
Two young people from our intergenerational project in Birchington talk about their experience carrying the Olympic and Paralympic torch
10 September 2012
Programme staff
Our founder helped the mother of our supporter Anne - today, Anne writes about the difference it made, and why she is remembering us in her will.
05 September 2012
Guest bloggers
five teenagers speaking to one another
Being a befriender can make a huge difference in a young person's life, writes a volunteer at our LEAP programme in Leeds.
14 August 2012
Guest bloggers
Photograph of Rosie Rutherford
Our media intern Rosie recaps her two good but fast months with us, and her plans to head abroad.
10 August 2012
Media team
Katie in dressing room with other placard bearers
Katie Evans from our DAP programme writes about what it was like to be in the opening ceremony of the Olympics.
03 August 2012, 1 comment
Programme staff
Rosie Rutherford
Seeing the Olympic torch is good but when a friend is carrying it, it's even more special, writes Rosie, our media intern.
24 July 2012
Media team