What we did in 2017

 - We trained a new cohort of young people's trainers and young interviewers, we revised our policy about 'How to involve children and young people effectively in recruitment and training'.

- We grew a bigger membership in the 16 plus, care leavers forum

- We contributed to the Local Safeguarding Board Annual Report and the development of their website

- We had our first Wakefield CICC residential at Fanwoods Campsite

- We revised the pledge to 'The Promise' a shorter version which is a more accessible read about our pledge to children looked after.

- We recruited and interviewed new social workers for the Children Looked After Team

- We recruited and interviewed new social workers for the Leaving Care Team

- We hosted our biggest ever awards night - Wakey's got Talent' with Winter Wonderland Theme with over 200 people attending to see the Mayor give out our very prestigious achievement awards

- We revised our Terms of Reference for CICC



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New Children's Rights Website June 2018

There is a brand new rights4children website developed with and for children and young people living in institutional settings, including childrenís homes, secure units and residential schools. Find out your rights.
Itís packed with information children and young people told us is important to them.



Build Our Futures
In May 2018, CICC and an extended group of young people looked at re-naming the Wakefield CICC. The clear winning name was Build our Futures. Well done to our 13 plus team for coming up with such a positive, vibrant and catchy name! We will be working with designers over the summer months to create a new logo, all ready to launch in September 2018! Watch this space...

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