What's happening in 2018

Children in Care Council are working on the current projects this year, so far!


1. Re-branding the CICC - we had a short list of names selected by children and young people. The top two were: Let Your Voice Be Heard and Build our Futures. The winner was...

Build our Futures

We are now working on a logo design as planned for the summer holidays.

2. Young people's presentation at the Foster Carers conference about 'transitions' and the importance of 'belongings'.

3. Local Safeguarding Board Annual Report 2018 contributions

4. Refresh of Children looked After Strategy contribution

5. Work with IRO team to look at creating a top tips guide for IRO's about including young people in reviews.

6. Refresh of this website!

7. Developing more CICC Junior event days linked with main CICC

8. Corporate Parenting Panel - established a new group and format to work with corporate parents



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The Nominations have been judged and invites to our Awards Ceremony have been sent out.
We also have 30 merit certificates which will be presented to those who just missed a place by their social worker before the end of the year.  A massive congratulation to everyone who was nominated!

It's the Children and Young People's Summit on Saturday.  Keep tuned and we'll let you know how Wakefield are planning to make Wakefield and place to feel Happy, Healthy and Safe

It's the Leaving Care Forum next Wednesday

Then we'll be meeting on the 2nd Friday every month to discuss issues and make real changes to the services that we receive.  If you are 16-25 and would and are living or preparing to live alone get in touch with Richard at

Tell us your ideas for the theme of 2019's Annual Achievement Awards.  See our quick vote form.

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