Mental health and well-being of looked-after children Contents

Annex 1: Informal session with looked-after young people and care leavers

The following is a summary of a discussion between young people in care, care leavers and members of the Committee. The discussion was facilitated by staff from the NSPCC and The Who Cares? Trust and took place in Parliament on 25 November 2015. As much as possible the notes are written in the words that the young people used to describe their experiences and views.

Challenges in the care system

School

Carers and support

Experience of CAMHS

What makes good support for mental health care?

What makes bad support for mental health care?




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Prepared 27 April 2016