Coram Voice National Writing Competition

Voices 2016 - Writing Competition for Looked After Children and Care Leavers

Do you like writing? Coram Voice really wants to hear from you about who makes you happy. Or about what the important people in your life could do to make you happier. You could write about your family, your social workers, your foster carers, your teachers, your friends, your advocate or even your pets. It could be a poem, a short story – anything!


And you can win a prize!CoramVoice


Visit the Coram website for tips on what to write, more information on the prizes and the full Terms & Conditions -


The rules:

1. You must be in care or a care leaver

2. You can write UP TO 1000 words in each entry

3. DO make sure you write your entry yourself

4. DON’T put your real name in the entry

5. You can submit UP TO 3 entries

6. DO get adult consent if you are under 18

7. There are 3 age groups: primary school, secondary school and care leavers

8. Send your entry to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 8th February 2016 - DO include your real name, age and region in the email