Find out more about our Not Too Late Radio 4 appeal with Diane Louise Jordan

donate

Helping children in care to thrive

The Who Cares? Trust is a voice for children in care. Everything we do is designed to improve the day to day experience of children and young people in care - and their future lives.

What's new in care

Commons committee says government must do more for children in care

Commons committee says government must do more for children in care

April 2015

Children in care "get a raw deal" and the government is not doing enough to help them, MPs have said in a report. In particular the Department for Education shows "alarming reluctance to play an active role" in improving the lot of these children, say the MPs. Poor local services are too often left to "fester" according to the report by the Commons Public Accounts Committee.

Click on the title to read more

MPs and Peers highlight challenges to children and young people’s mental health

MPs and Peers highlight challenges to children and young people’s mental health

March 2015

The National Children’s Bureau has today published a report on behalf of four All-Party Parliamentary Groups which sets out the principles that should drive reforms to mental health services for children and young people.

Concerned by the prevalence of poor emotional and mental health among children and young people and the capacity of services to meet their needs, MPs and Peers have identified key elements of good practice which should underpin provision for mental health and wellbeing.

Click on the title above to read more.

organisation details:

The Who Cares? Trust,
15-18 White Lion Street,
London, N1 9PG
Telephone: 020 7251 3117
Email: mailbox@thewhocarestrust.org.uk

The Who Cares? Trust is a registered charity (No. 1010518). A Company limited by guarantee. Registered in London (No. 2700693). VAT Reg. No. 577853091
Charity web design by Fat Beehive