Seen and not Heard podcast by Barnardo's

The Challenge

Episode 1

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In the first episode, we speak to a group of care-experienced young people in Plymouth about the challenges they face and what changes need to be made to the care system to make it better. 

Isolation and loneliness is something that affects us all, but how does it affect young people in care? What's it like to turn 18 and leave care? What’s it like living alone for the first time with limited support? 

That initial ‘you’re going into care’ is the most isolated you’ll ever feel