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Staying Put

Staying Put arrangements ensure young people can remain with their former foster carers until they are prepared for adulthood, meaning they experience a transition akin to their peers, avoid social exclusion and are more likely to avoid a subsequent housing and tenancy breakdown.

Blackpool Children's Social Care - Staying Put Arrangements

Staying Put - Is it for Me? A Guide for Young People thinking about Staying Put Arrangements


In July 2020, the Staying Put Policy and Guidance was extensively updated. A link to a guide for young people was added.