It's my story: helping care-experienced young people give effective media interviews

Introduction to the course

Trainer notes

Slide 1 is a header slide for the course – you may want to devise your own name for this training.

Preparing to meet the media: How to use your personal stories to improve media coverage of care-experienced young people

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Slide 2 outlines the likely aims of the day.


  • Understand a bit more about how the media works
  • Discover how to use your own story to challenge stereotypes and create change
  • Gain new skills and confidence to give interviews
  • Get some practice – and have some fun
  • Decide what YOU want to get out of talking to the media
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You may want to modify these or add some more options.