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Adoption | Monday 26th July 2021
Coram has responded to the government's new National Adoption Strategy, launched today
British parents face a ‘double squeeze’ of expensive childcare costs and patchy availability this summerParents and carers | Tuesday 20th July 2021
As the long school holidays approach, families across Britain are gearing up for another challenging summer of eyewatering childcare prices and limited availability.
Last night (Wednesday 14 July), Coram Voice announced the winners of Voices 2021, its sixth annual national creative writing competition for children in care and young care leavers, sponsored by UK management consultancy Cadence Innova.
New report finds positive outcomes for young people delivering and participating in Coram’s Young Citizens Training Programme
A new evaluation of Coram’s Young Citizens training programme published today (15 July), has found that the programme has had a positive impact on both the young people leading, and participating in, the training workshops.
Young care leavers take inspiration from Coram’s Foundling Hospital archive in spoken word performance at Arcola TheatreYoung people | Wednesday 7th July 2021
An original performance exploring experiences of care and identity, inspired by the historical stories from Coram’s Foundling Hospital archive, will take place at Arcola Theatre’s new open-air space on 8 and 9 July.
Achievements | Thursday 1st July 2021
London's Deputy Mayor for Communities and Social Justice, Debbie Weekes-Bernard, joined as keynote speaker for an event held this week (29 June) to celebrate the achievements of Coram’s Young Citizens Trainers.
Adoption | Wednesday 30th June 2021
Coram responds to The Adoption Barometer 2021, a comprehensive assessment of the lives of adoptive families across the UK, published by Adoption UK.
Coram’s achievements set out in the 2020/21 Digest: sustaining services for children and innovating for the futureAchievements | Wednesday 23rd June 2021
The Coram Group has today published its 2020/21 Digest, highlighting the difference it has made in supporting 375,638 children through its education and early years services and working directly with over 118,000 children, parents, and carers.
Other news | Thursday 17th June 2021
Dr Carol Homden, CEO of Coram, responds to the Independent Care Review's Case for Change, published today.
Young people | Monday 14th June 2021
Coram Voice will celebrate the awards ceremony of Voices 2021, its national creative writing competition for children in care and young care leavers, virtually again this year due to ongoing pandemic restrictions.