A National Voice is an organisation run for, and by, young people who are or have been in care. http://www.anationalvoice.org/

Radio Clatterbridge is a hospital community radio station broadcasting exclusive programmes to Clatterbridge Health Park, Wirral.

http://www.radioclatterbridge.co.uk/

The Charleston Charlie's a Great Gatsby band based in Manchester available nationwide for shows and events. They have close links with Three Circles Fostering.

http://www.charlestoncharlies.co.uk/

Social Care Institute for Excellence works with people and organisations throughout the social care sector to identify useful information, research and examples of good practice.

http://www.scie.org.uk/

Community Care Magazine provides information for all social care professionals.

http://www.communitycare.co.uk/

The Child Rights Information Network operates a global network that disseminates information about children's rights amongst non-government organisations.

http://www.crin.org/

The Children's Workforce Development Council is part of the Sector Skills Council, Skills for Care and Development. They set the training, support and development standards for Foster Care.

http://www.cwdcouncil.org.uk/

The Fostering Network provides practical support and guidance to anyone involved in fostering.

http://www.fostering.net/

The Sophie Lancaster Foundation following the horrific murder of Sophie Lancaster, her family wanted to ensure a lasting legacy to their beautiful daughter and so created the foundation. Educating people everywhere to stamp out prejudice, hatred and intolerance. 

www.sophielancasterfoundation.com

Proud 2 b Parents is a service for LGBT parents/carers to be, LGBT parents/carers and their children, across Greater Manchester and the surrounding boroughs.

www.proud2bparents.co.uk 

Music in Hospitals is a charity whose mission is to improve the quality of life for adults and children with all kinds of illness and disability through the joy and therapeutic benefits of professionally performed live music in hospitals, hospices, day care centres, special schools, nursing and residential homes.

http://www.music-in-hospitals.org.uk/

British Association for Adoption & Fostering works for children separated from their birth families.

http://www.baaf.org.uk/

Voice is committed to achieving change for children and young people in the care system.

Staffordshire Buddies is the HIV and Sexual Health Charity for Stoke and Staffordshire. Their mission is to reduce the impact of HIV.

http://www.staffordshirebuddies.co.uk/index.php

National Youth Advocacy Service provides children's rights and socio-legal services.http://www.nyas.net/

Office for Standards in Education is the statutory regulator for children's social care services.

Gift of a Wedding are a distinctive UK charity which provides free weddings to people with a terminal illness, regardless of age, race, religion, gender or sexual orientation. 

http://giftofawedding.org/

Barnsley Youth Choir is a voluntary organisation which serves the young people of Barnsley. It currently has 200 members aged between 8 - 18.

http://www.barnsleyyouthchoir.org.uk/

Childline is a free 24 hour helpline for children and young people.

http://www.childline.org.uk/

Premier FC develop confident and creative football players and have worked with thousands of young people since establishing in 1997.

http://www.premierfc.com

The Children's Legal Centre is a national charity concerned with law and policy affecting children and young people.

http://www.childrenslegalcentre.com/

The National Teaching & Advisory Service provides education for children and young people in care.

http://www.ntas.org.uk/

International Foster Care Organisation is a voluntary organisation committed to the improvement of the quality given to children and young people in care and the development of standards for organisations and individual carers.

 

LGBT

The Lesbian Gay Bisexual & Transexual Foundation provides support for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual and transvestite communities.

http://lgbt.foundation/