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Activities for children in care and care leavers

If you're a looked after child or a care leaver, you can get involved in our 3 forums, which represent different age groups:

  • Dorset Children in Care Council
  • Care Leavers' Forum
  • Junior in Care Council

Dorset Children in Care Council (CLiCC)

If you are a child in care, join our Children in Care Council and you will:

  • make new friends
  • help make services better for other young people in care
  • take part in fun activities

There are forums for:

  • juniors aged 5 to 9 years
  • children aged 10 to 15 years

Find out more about how you can help:

Short film from the Children in Care Council
Short film from the Children in Care Council

How to join the Children in Care Council forum

To join the Children in Care Council forum email Ann.

Email Ann for more information about Junior in Care Council.

Care Leavers' Forum

If you have left care, or are about to leave care and you're aged between 16 and 25 we want to hear from you!

This is a group of young people that meets monthly to design and deliver campaigns to make Dorset social services better.

You'll get accredited training, help with your CV and make new friends and have a lot of fun!

How to join the Care Leavers' Forum

Email Ann to join the Care Leavers' Forum.

Catch up with our #YouthVoice mags

Read our #YouthVoice magazines to find out what's going on!

Edition 3:

Dorset Children in Care Council survey reports

CiCC satisfaction survey 2018 to 2019

Dorset's CLiCC Yearbook 2020

Dorset's CLiCC Yearbook 2019

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