Category: Comics for kids in care

October 9, 2015

As well as speaking with over 30 children and many adult stakeholders about necessary changes to the Charter of Rights, the Guardian invited Charter Champions to have a say via an online survey.  There were many specific observations made by respondents to the survey which you can read in the survey report at the link below. The…

June 27, 2014

  The CEASEFIRE! comic was officially launched at the Carclew Youth ARTS Centre on Monday 23 June. It was developed in consultation with 21 young people who worked with artist Richard Dall and writer Daniel Watson over a period of 18 months to produce a comic on resolving conflict. The launch was organised by the…

May 21, 2013

You want a recipe for some serious fun? Try creating a comic to help young people in care to see better ways to deal with the conflict in their lives.  This was the task the Guardian’s Office set itself in September 2012. Our first rule is to ask – and we did.  We listened closely…

June 9, 2009

This comic is one of two so far created by children in care for children in care. Agencies that have endorsed the Charter of Rights can order copies for distribution to children and young people in care by by going to the Requesting materials page.

February 17, 2009

When Our Place and Tyson and Lucy, the two comics for young people in care, went into circulation in January this year it was the culmination of an idea that started almost three years ago. In 2006 a reference group of young people in care compiled a list of materials that would be useful to…

January 6, 2009

This comic is one of two so far created by kids in care for kids in care. Organisations that have endorsed the Charter of Rights can order them for children in care by going to the Requesting materials page.