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Lumos Self-Advocates on…FAMILY

Children belong in families,
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Lumos Self-Advocates on…FAMILY

Every child deserves to grow up wit the love and support of a family. Being separated from a family can have a devastating impact on a child’s wellbeing and health. This film was created by a group of young self-advocates from Moldova, Bulgaria and the Czech Republic, to explain why they think families are so important.

These films were created by a group of young self-advocates from Moldova, Bulgaria and the Czech Republic. They work together to create change for young people around the world. Over the years, they have spoken at conferences, written and performed theatre pieces and attended meetings with members of various governments to make this happen. In these films, they use their unique experiences and voices to talk about some of what they think are important issues for young people.