Care Experienced Week – Useful Information

Midlothian champions board is a platform for care experienced young people to let their voices be heard.

Midlothian Champions Board website:

Mind Of My Own believe that every child should be able to give voice to their lived experience – and be heard. They create fully accessible apps that provide a unique digital solution to advancing universal children’s rights; as such they are the only digital tool that comprehensively supports Article 12 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). 
Mind of My Own – download the phone app from

Who Cares? Scotland is a national voluntary organisation, working with care experienced young people and care leavers across Scotland.
Who Cares? Scotland – advocacy support

Introduction to Skills Development Scotland (SDS) for parents and carers of S1 pupils, Tuesday 4th October 6.30pm

Skills Development Scotland careers advisers will support your young person throughout their time at school to make choices and plan for their future career. Sign up for this webinar to hear from them about the service on offer and the support also available for you as a parent or carer to assist with career planning and discussions.


Parents and carers can register for our session here: