“Because I Grew Up In An Orphanage”

Benjamin Perks : Blogsite

I was raised in care of the state. I am neither proud of it or ashamed of it. I would like to live in a world where future care leavers don’t suffer long silences & superficial victim or bootstraps narratives……

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Benjamin Perks : Blogsite source: https://benjaminperksblog.home.blog/2019/08/19/because-i-grew-up-in-an-orphanage/

NB: This is the first in a Triology. The second part can be found here and the third here. Benjamin Perks can be followed on twitter

Published by Residential Forum

The Residential Forum is to promote the achievement of high standards of care and support for children and adults living in residential care and nursing homes, supported housing, residential schools and colleges, hospices and hostels. It contributes to improving the quality of service to the public. Members of the Forum are people of standing and experience drawn from the public, private and voluntary sectors, as well as some who can speak for service users and carers.

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