Leaving care: the argument to raise from 18 to 21

A seminar at my local university, Southern Cross, here on the Gold Coast, where Paul McDonald of Home Stretch speaks about the campaign to support young people in care until they are at least 21. The evidence is there, he says, and is supported by research from Deloitte Access Economics, as well as countries that have… Read More

Social Media for kids in Out of Home Care

This article on The Conversation is worth a look [published back in February]. It suggests that social media can have positive effects through a sense of connection with others, and that social workers can sometimes be too protective. How social media can make life better for young people in care