‘How I survived a broken care system’

In this, National Child Protection Week [Australia], do follow this link to an article written by Aedan Brittain, who was himself a child in the care system. It is a moving commentary on a system that so frequently fails those children it is there to protect.

https://www.sbs.com.au/topics/life/relationships/article/2018/09/04/how-i-survived-broken-care-system

Aedan is now, among other things, an advocate for the Centre for Excellence in Child and Family Welfare and a freelance writer.

[The Create Foundation  represents the voices of children and young people with an out-of-home care experience. Check them out here.]

 

Author: john pitt

Social worker/creative

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