Resource library

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    Preventing Unplanned Pregnancy and Improving Preparation for Parenthood for Care-Experienced Young People

    Professionals | Wednesday 17th February 2016 | Dr Debbie Fallon & Professor Karen Broadhurst of the Universities of Manchester and Lancaster on behalf of Coram. | 307 Downloads

    It is now widely acknowledged that care-experienced children and young people are at increased risk of poor life outcomes when compared to peers who have not spent time in a care setting. They are also at heightened risk of teenage pregnancy, which significantly increases the likelihood that these disadvantages will be transferred to the next generation.

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    You can transform a child's life

    Charity overview | Wednesday 23rd December 2015 | You can transform a child's life | 44 Downloads

    Since our early days Coram has been at the forefront of children’s support and care. The compassion and principles that drove Coram’s work are upheld by the charity today. We stand up for and help the most vulnerable and at-risk children in society.

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    Coram Voice - Advocacy and You

    Young people | Thursday 17th December 2015 | 219 Downloads

    Advocacy is about helping you to speak out about what is important to you. You have the right to have your say and be listened to when decisions are being made about you.

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    Coram Capital Adoption - An approach to regionalisation

    Adoption | Tuesday 20th October 2015 | 196 Downloads

    Coram Capital Adoption is an exciting partnership between a growing group of London local authorities and Coram’s successful independent adoption agency.

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    Improvement services

    Professionals | Friday 16th October 2015 | 18 Downloads

    Coram-i can work with your organisation to improve its performance in delivering permanence for looked after children. Find out about our Improvement Services in this leaflet

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    Legal Deep Dive

    Professionals | Friday 9th October 2015 | 25 Downloads

    This document sets out the details of potential partnership work between your local authority (LA) and Coram-i in relation to a ‘Legal Deep Dive’ of selected cases

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    Adoption Diagnostic Analysis

    Professionals | Friday 9th October 2015 | 19 Downloads

    This document describes the potential partnership work between your local authority and Coram-i, to build on good practice in adoption to facilitate early permanence for young children

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    Adopters life storybooks research

    Charity overview | Thursday 30th July 2015 | Coram and Debbie Watson, University of Bristol | 467 Downloads

    This research, conducted jointly between the UK children’s charity Coram and the University of Bristol, aims to address the absence in the academic literature of adopters’ perspectives on their children’s life storybooks.

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    Coram Voice Impact Report 2014-2015

    Charity overview | Thursday 16th July 2015 | Coram Voice | 73 Downloads

    During 2014-2015, Coram Voice supported 3,719 children and young people to get their voices heard, challenge things they were unhappy with, and access what was rightfully theirs. Read more about the young people we work with in this report.

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    Coram Impact Summary 2015

    Charity overview | Thursday 25th June 2015 | Coram | 70 Downloads

    Coram aims to ensure that every child has the best possible chance in life. We work to create change that lasts a lifetime. We do this by championing what matters most for children in policy and practice and providing sustained services which strive for excellence. The Impact Summary talks about how Coram achieves this.