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Sam, a 17 year old care leaver, was at risk of becoming homeless but her volunteer Advocate helped her to secure a Care Leavers support package, including a secure home.

Keywords: Advocacy

Volunteer Centre Sutton is delighted to announce that the charity has achieved the London Youth UK Youth Bronze Quality Mark Award for 2022 to 2025.

She needed help to process her abusive childhood experiences

Keywords: Advocacy

Unable to see a future, she turned to MAPS for help

Keywords: Advocacy