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Children in Care

We believe that all looked after children deserve the best experiences in life. From excellent care which promotes good health and educational attainment, to a wide range of opportunities to develop their talents and skills in order to have an enjoyable childhood and successful adult life.

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Looked After Children in Gateshead.
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There are a small number of young people who live in residential homes provided by Gateshead Council.
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Raising the Educational Achievement of Looked After Children.
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Independent Visitors are adult volunteers who provide support to Looked After young people.
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Our care pledge is Gateshead's promise to work with and for looked after children and care leavers.
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Find out what services are available to you when leaving care.

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