...the train that took me to Hogwarts.
It was a very positive surprise, and a relief to see that there was support beyond the care system and education… Drive Forward can help you get up and continue your journey rather than finish it falling down… I got the opportunity to jump into a field that I really could see myself excelling in… They are the train that took me to Hogwarts.
THE DRIVE FORWARD FOUNDATION
Supporting care leavers to achieve their full potential through sustainable employment.
This is where you’ll find out about all the latest goings on at Drive Forward, as well discover some of the best bits from our sessions and events.
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Read more about how the work we do makes a difference to young care leavers and helps them to achieve their career goals
What they say
“Drive Forward came at the right time for me; for the first time someone really listened to me.”
Dee, Care leaver
“We can’t make all the difference, but we want to make the difference the matters to each young person we work with”
Kingsley, former Trustee
“Drive Forward is a great charity, providing help and support at what is often a crucial turning point in young people’s lives.”
“I want to be a role model for other like-minded career driven individuals who come from disadvantaged backgrounds. This is what Drive Forward is; a helping hand when it’s needed most.”
Leke, Care leaver
“The work done at Drive Forward Foundation is that you’ll be hard pressed to find people who care more. Their work on raising self-esteem is wonderful and life-changing.”
Martin Furner, Universal Credit Work Coach and Office Lead for Care Leavers