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Care Leavers' Stories project maps changes to the welfare state

September The Beatles travel by coach to the West Country, for some location work on 'The Magical Mystery Tour' film. Clockwise from back left : John Lennon - George Harrison - Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr. (Photo by Potter/Express/Getty Images)

Care leavers in education - really interesting read!

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Care leavers may face issues like poor housing and mental health problems that require a joined-up approach from different agencies

What can be done to support young people leaving care?

Legal definitions of a care leaver and useful glossary of commonly used terms from Buttle UK

Glossary of words relating to looked after children and care leavers

Pack for employers to support care leavers and employment

Pack for employers to support care leavers and employment

Care Leavers: A Positive View - How does being in care shape and inform how we become as adults in a positive way?

Care Leavers: A Positive View - How does being in care shape and inform how we become as adults in a positive way?

Local councils in England are housing vulnerable teenagers in bed and breakfasts despite new rules restricting the practice. BBC Radio 4's File on 4 programme found thousands of young care leavers are placed in inappropriate housing. In some areas less than half are living in "suitable" accommodation, a new analysis of official data shows.

Local authorities are putting care leavers in bed and breakfast despite new rules intended to restrict this.

Catch 22  Care leavers' entitlements All care leavers who meet the eligibility criteria should be supported by the local authority where they were last looked after.

Catch 22 Care leavers' entitlements All care leavers who meet the eligibility criteria should be supported by the local authority where they were last looked after.