This award recognised a young person with first-hand experience of the social care system and has been awarded to several young people for their achievements, and to recognise that they have gone above and beyond to help create change within the sector.
“You’re such a strong and willing advocate for young people in care, care leavers and young asylum seekers, creating spaces for everyone’s voices and views to be heard and amplified” – Amir’s nominator, Katy
“You’ve helped immeasurably in our Voice team to make sure that children are included and involved in all aspects of our work, and how we make sure we do this going forward” – Cameron’s nominator, Fiona
“You’re funny, friendly, calm and the way you support other young people is so admirable. You make us all better, and inspire us to all do better” – Paris’s nominator, Natasha