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No one has made it through life without someone else's help

As part of Children's Mental Health Week, Esther Blake discusses in Charity Times how volunteer mentors can positively impact the mental health of children in care. 

When I decided to volunteer as a mentor for a child in care, I knew that I wanted to make a difference. Having attended a secondary school in quite a rough part of South London, I had frequently seen the detrimental effects a lack of role models and support could have on a young person’s life. 

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Last updated | 
9 February 2017