“My foster carers picked me up when I was in the darkest of places and I’ll always be grateful to them.”

Date: 23rd October 2017 Shannon TACT Care Leaver Being an adolescent is a tough time for any young person, but… Read more »

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“My foster carer took the time to understand me.”

Ethan TACT Care Leaver My name is Ethan, I am 19 years old and I live in Liverpool. I went… Read more »


“I am in a good place in my life right now thanks to having been in foster care”

Laura TACT Care Leaver I am 20 years old and I went into care, along with my older sisters, shortly… Read more »

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“I am now a more confident person than I was when I entered care”

Ashleigh TACT care leaver My name is Ashleigh, I am 19 and I am a care leaver. I went into… Read more »

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“Finding out were going to adopt was the best Christmas present ever.”

Paul and Steven TACT Adopters Paul and Steven really wanted to have their own family and thought adoption was probably… Read more »

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“We’ve adopted four siblings – the bond between them is so strong”

Justine and Spencer TACT Adopters “Spencer and I felt that adoption was the way we needed to proceed to create… Read more »

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Is there a stigma attached to being in care?

Date: 21st August 2018 Iqra TACT Care Leaver The care system is often viewed from afar as chaotic, dysfunctional and… Read more »

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