Useful links for Children in Care

In this section we've listed a few sites that you might find useful to give you more information about your rights and entitlements and services to support you with your health.

Here you will find a few links to things you might find useful.

Lawstuff - is a website designed for you to easily understand the legal side to care.

The Children’s Commissioner for England website - The role of the Children's Commissioner was created by the Children Act 2004 and has been strengthened by the Children and Families Act 2014. This Act has changed the primary function of the Commissioner from representing the views and interests of children and young people to promoting and protecting children's rights.

A National Voice - is an organisation that is run for young people in care by young people in care and we sometimes go along to things they organise.

MK Together - is the website for Milton Keynes Safeguarding Children. To find out what they do to protect children and young people in Milton Keynes visit their website.

Brook - provides free and confidential advice to young people under 25 about sex and relationships.

YoungMinds - at YoungMinds you'll find information for young people and children about mental health and emotional well-being.

Drugs and Alcohol information and advice

Drugwatch - aims to inform parents about the different stages of growth for their little ones and what to expect during each year of their life. Complications, conditions, development and healthy aging can all be found in the guide as well as mental health, bullying, nutrition, sleeping and more. This educational guide covers newborns to preteens.

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Last Updated: 17 May 2021