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A Voice for Oldham's Children Looked After and Care Leavers

Job Opportunity with IMO for care experienced young people

The IMO project has been running for 18 months, and we’ve got an exciting opportunity for two digital savvy, recently care-experienced people (aged 18-25) to join our team to help us out with our social media and digital platforms on a part time basis. We’re looking for two young people to work 20-25 hours per …

Fancy taking over a Government department for the day?

Whitehall Takeover Challenge was launched by the Children’s Commissioner for England in 2016, offering teens in care and care leavers the unique opportunity to take on roles at the very heart of decision-making in government departments. Participants gain valuable insight and experience of a workplace, while government departments benefit from a fresh perspective on their …

Young Voices Christmas Party 2019

The Young Voices Christmas party will be taking place on Wednesday 11th December from 5:00pm till 7:00pm. There will be lots of activities, games, food, music and lots of fun!!! Come and get involved!! It will be fancy dress so come in your christmas outfits!! If you have a young person aged between 7 and …

CICC VOICE Meeting Minutes 06.11.19

Cath Millington came to run through the corporate parenting panel agenda for next week. Cath went through all the agenda items and explained what will happen. Young people looked at the Virtual School report in more detail and come up with some questions to ask at the Corporate Parenting Panel next week. Thank you to …

Cared4NW Regional Meeting 02.11.19

Hi guys, Tia here again. On rainy Saturday the 2nd of November I attended the regional Cared4NW meeting in Bolton, at Bolton’s young people centre. We arrived around 10:30 where we waited for everyone to arrive and had a catch up with some familiar faces. At 11:00 we started the day with some ice breakers, …

BOOM Project

The Greater Manchester Youth Network are currently offering activities for our children looked after to get involved in. These are to help young people make friends, build their confidence and learn new skills. If you are interested in attending or want some more information then please contact Liz Sexton on 07790687776

Young Voices Halloween Party

Young voices Halloween party took place on 31st October 2019 from 12:00pm till 3:00pm. We had over 20 young people aged between 7 up to 11 attend the party. Young people dressed up and took part in different activities. Young people did some mask making, apple bobbing, card making and made some chocolate apples. The …

YOUNG VOICES Halloween Party 2019

The Children in Care Council has organised this day for the Young Voices group as part of a recruitment opportunity for the group. The Young Voices group is part of Children in Care Council, it is for ages 7 up to 12. It will take place on Thursday 31st October 2019 from 12:00pm to 3:00pm. …

CREATIVE WRITING CALL

Oldham’s Children in Care Council have developed an idea to collect pieces of writing which will be used create a book on the experiences and journeys of children looked after and care leavers in Oldham. The book will capture these in many creative ways. The CiCC would like to gather these from all young people …

Care Leavers Internships

On 29th August 2019 vacancies will go live on Civil Service Jobs for internships for Care Leavers. Opportunities are right across the Civil Service, upto 8 vacancies within Greater Manchester. Young people can apply online via Civil service website and if you need any help with the application process please don’t hesitate to contact us. …