Change for me means progress and moving forward. Prior to the onset of Coronavirus I to a large degree seen change with some fear as I was moving out of what I knew well, was comfortable with, to something unknown.
Maisie Davies, Senior Policy and Research Officer at Barnardo’s spoke to Amanda Seyderhelm, a play therapist and author, about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing.
One of the many things ‘white privilege’ means is that there are issues and topics that white people often don’t have to think about, including the realities of racism. We can’t control our ethnicity - but being more conscious of how racism does and doesn’t affect other people helps us to make things fairer for everyone in society.