I am Shannie Mears, 26 - Birmingham born, London living. My hobbies and interests include dance, music and Netflix. I love learning about culture - I love the creative scene and learning of new creative people. 1. Tell me about your business and what inspired you to start? The Elephant Room began with me and … Continue reading Lets Talk Business – Elephant Room
My coping mechanism was just to not allow it to consume me. My desire for something more, something better not knowing what but trusting God because hope was the answer when I can't find a tangible one. I have come to terms with the fact that this questionable feeling may never be resolved.
I wanted to shed a little light on success stories of young care experienced people that are trying/have made something of themselves, not only to motivate others but also to show those within authorities that if you equip a child with the right tools, who knows where it can take them.
"Children in care are 4 times more likely than their peers to have a mental health difficulty."
The first time at a young age of 9 when I heard about the idea of university, I knew it was something that I wanted to achieve. Coming from a family where no one had gone university and living in a foster family were it was encouraged. My foster mum made it clear to me … Continue reading Dropping out of University.