Young people’s stories

Click on the links below to read about some of the real experiences of young people who have experienced foster care in Northern Ireland:

Daniel McGuigan (Belfast)
Angela Burns (Belfast)
Chris Crooks (Belfast)
Glenn McCullough (Belfast) 
Elaine
Sharon (Derry)
Betsy Anderson, care leaver (Portadown)
Kellymarie Collins, care leaver (Cookstown)
Paul & Justine McMahon, care leavers (Donaghmore)

Chelsea (18) writes a heartfelt letter to thank her foster carer, Sharon, for everything she has done for her over the last three years. Click on the link below to read her letter and listen to her Downtown Radio interview with Caroline Fleck.
Chelsea’s letter to her foster carer
DTR interview – Sharon Galway & Chelsea 11Oct12