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Children in Care Council

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Are you aged between 8 – 16 and in care?

Do you want to have fun, meet other children and young people and make a difference?

If you want to get involved - join the Children in Care Council!

 

The CiCC is a youth club which meets every month at the Kempston Youth Centre, Hillgrounds Road, Kempston, MK42 8QP.

You'll take part in fun activities, find out what other children and young people think and make changes to improve the lives of children and young people in care.

Food is provided and transport is available if needed.

 

What will you do?

- Meet new people!
Make new friends with other children and young people who are in care and learn new skills.
- Have fun!
Take part in lots of activities, trips, visits and residentials like; going to the zoo, arts and crafts, sports, cooking, going to the cinema, climbing and much more.
- Have your say!
Share your views, experiences and ideas and help us make things better for children and young people in care.
- Ask questions!
Meet managers and workers, ask lots of questions and find out what they do for you.
- Help others!
Make a difference to the lives of children and young people in care and help us arrange and organise events like the LAC Awards & our activities.

 

The Children in Care Council (CiCC) aims to improve the lives of children and young people in the care of Bedford Borough Council by campaigning on their behalf, creating projects and events for them and by working together with Bedford Borough Council and the Corporate Parenting Partnership Group.

 

8 to 12 year olds - come to CiCC Junior!

Please come at 5pm-6.30pm to any or all of the upcoming groups:

Wednesday 28th February 2018

Wednesday 28th March 2018

Wednesday 25th April 2018

Wednesday 23rd May 2018

Wednesday 20th June 2018

Wednesday 18th July 2018

Wednesday 15th August 2018

Wednesday 26th September 2018

Wednesday 24th October 2018

Wednesday 21st November 2018

Wednesday 19th December 2018

You can download further information by clicking HERE.

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13 to 16 year olds - come to CiCC Senior!

Please come at 7pm-8.30pm to any or all of the upcoming groups:

Wednesday 28th February 2018

Wednesday 28th March 2018

Wednesday 25th April 2018

Wednesday 23rd May 2018

Wednesday 20th June 2018

Wednesday 18th July 2018

Wednesday 15th August 2018

Wednesday 26th September 2018

Wednesday 24th October 2018

Wednesday 21st November 2018

Wednesday 19th December 2018

You can download further information by clicking THIS LINK.

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We hope to see you there!
Hayley, Emily & Matt – Engagement and Development team, Childrens Services

If you want to find out more or to get involved please:

- call us on 01234 718440, or

- email us at CICC@bedford.gov.uk

 

Together we will create a strong voice for children and young people in care.

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Useful resources:

- What is Corporate Parenting? To view it click here

 

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