My Say:

Mental health

Seems like everybody’s talking about mental health

How can Scotland get better at supporting young people to feel mentally healthy?

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My Say:

Mental health

It’s not always easy to ask for help

Sharing your problems with someone you trust can help you cope. Here’s some tips to help you reach out.

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Young carers

Young carers’ views – feeling ok?

“Coping with being a young carer is difficult, yes, but I feel proud that I’m making sure my family are okay”. Young carers share their views with the Children and Young People’s Commissioner for Scotland.

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Care experienced

My say: how my teacher supported me the day I went into care

“I was heading down a road that would help me. The road would change my life forever and anything was better than the war zone.” Young spokesperson for the Fostering Network has his say.  

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Care experienced

Young people in foster care have their say “Give me a chance”

Young champions from the Fostering Network Scotland have made an ace film called “Give me a Chance” about the positive role that foster care can have in young people’s lives.

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Exams

For a giggle: Mexican Wave in an Exam Hall


My Say:

Care experienced

The First Minister Nicola Sturgeon is listening to 1,000 care experienced voices

“I think it is vital for our voices to be heard. We are the ones that live within the system so we know how it really works and what it feels like, better than anyone else”. Find out why listening to care experienced young people is so important.

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Dyslexia

Just found out you’ve got dyslexia? Get advice from young people who know how you’re feeling….

We love this letter written by two pupils who wanted to help other young people who have found out they have dyslexia.

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Exams

Exams: Understanding how your brain works can help you study better


My Say:

Having your say

Your voice counts!

Have your say on what it’s like to get extra support in school

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