Covenant Stories

The latest news on Covenant-related projects as well as stories from our young people, signatories and supporters.

Covenant Stories

Stuart at Choice Support

Stuart at Choice Support

Stuart, 29, has been a support worker for Choice Support since September 2020, helping people in a supported living scheme to live a more independent life. This is his story.

“Fairway family” for care leavers

“Fairway family” for care leavers

A care provider committed to quality and excellence, Fairway Homecare employs hundreds of health and social care professionals working in more than 200 homes across the West Midlands.

LifeSkills

LifeSkills

LifeSkills were an early signatory of the Covenant in 2018 and have committed to supporting care leavers.

Metro Bank

Metro Bank

Through careful procedural work Metro Bank have developed a bespoke account opening process for care leavers.

Tuckers Solicitors

Tuckers Solicitors

Understanding the legal system, from detention to court appearance, can be a challenge for care leavers and the individuals who work with them.

Severn Trent – Big Difference Scheme

Severn Trent – Big Difference Scheme

Severn Trent’s ‘Big Difference’ scheme tackles the challenge Care leavers face of paying a variety of utility bills for the first time, unaided.

Bourneville Village Trust

Bourneville Village Trust

Founded by George Cadbury, of Cadbury chocolate, Bourneville Village Trust’s mission is to sustain communities where people can thrive.

ENGIE

ENGIE

Engie’s ‘Helping Hands’ programme involves Engie staff refurbishing care leavers’ homes free of charge.