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Blackpool Social Work and Safeguarding ServiceProcedures Manual

Staying Put

RELATED CHAPTERS

Leaving Care and Transition Procedure

RELATED GUIDANCE AND INFORMATION

The Children Act 1989 Guidance and Regulations: Local Authority Responsibilities towards Former Looked After Children in Custody

The Children Act 1989 Guidance and Regulations - Volume 3: Planning Transition to Adulthood for Care Leavers (revised January 2015)

Staying Put - Arrangements for Care Leavers Aged 18 and Above to Stay on With Their Former Foster Carers Government Guidance issued by the DfE, DWP and HMRC (2013)

Staying Put: What does it mean for you? (Catch 22 National Care Advisory Service)

AMENDMENT

In June 2017, a link was added to Staying Put: What does it mean for you? (Catch 22 National Care Advisory Service) in the Related Guidance and Information Section. This is a booklet for care leavers, regarding staying with their foster carer after the age of 18, and the duties of the local authority to provide support.