“C Card” Scheme: “C Card” is a multi-agency scheme delivered in schools, colleges and youth settings throughout Pembrokeshire. The scheme provides free condoms to young people alongside sexual health advice, support, information and signposting to health services where necessary.
The “C Card” scheme is delivered by appropriately trained professional staff, including school nurses and youth workers. The scheme is only available to young people over the aged of 14 years. The “C Card” scheme operates within the criteria set by Fraser Guidelines. As such the confidentiality of all young people accessing the service with be protected including 14 and 15 year olds.
The Pembrokeshire “C Card” scheme is fully accredited by Public Health Wales via All Wales Sexual Health Network (All Wales C Card Standards (Final, December 2012 Revision) and meets their revised “C Card” scheme standards. Further information about the “C Card” scheme is available on the Pembrokeshire Youth Zone website.
The new Children’s Commissioner for Wales Sally Holland role is to protect and promote the rights and welfare of children and to be the voice of children and young people in Wales. To do this, she needs to know from children and young people, as well as those who work with them, what key areas of work she should focus on.
What Next? | Be Nesa’? This is what we’re calling the survey, which will inform the Commissioner’s 3 year plan. This means that the voices of children and young people will directly affect the work carried out by the Children’s Commissioner for Wales over the next few years.
Our survey is live now. We want as many children and young people, parents/carers and professionals as possible to complete the survey. Please help them to share their views with us by encouraging them to complete the survey.
Where do I find it? The surveys for different age ranges can be found here http://www.childcomwales.org.uk/en/what-next/. Accessible surveys for pupils with additional learning needs, or deaf pupils can be found here http://www.childcomwales.org.uk/en/accessible-links/
What will happen with the information? After the survey closes on 1 November 2015, we’ll collate the information and let you know the results in early 2016.
Careers information now available. Click here.