Care Leavers

Welsh care leavers to receive £1,600 a month in basic income pilot
Universal Basic Income

Welsh care leavers to receive £1,600 a month in basic income pilot

It is reportedly the highest amount offered on a basic income scheme anywhere in the world.

The volunteers helping to make this a special Christmas for care leavers in their community
Christmas

The volunteers helping to make this a special Christmas for care leavers in their community

The Christmas Dinners project founded by poet Lemn Sissay helps to support care leavers across the country by inviting them to a Christmas party or gifting food hampers.

A third of care leavers lose their first home every year. We’re working to change that
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A third of care leavers lose their first home every year. We’re working to change that

The Money House helps care leavers understand the key to a healthy financial future. The impact of the pandemic means its needed more than ever, writes Declan Wilkes of MyBnk, the charity behind the project.

Care leavers ‘failed’ by broken residential home system
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Care leavers ‘failed’ by broken residential home system

Peter Capaldi shares stories written by young care leavers during lockdown
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Peter Capaldi shares stories written by young care leavers during lockdown

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Care leavers fundraiser to help extreme lockdown isolation smashes target
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Care leavers fundraiser to help extreme lockdown isolation smashes target

Scotland will guarantee university places for care experienced people
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Scotland will guarantee university places for care experienced people

Birmingham firms will offer jobs to 200 care leavers
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Birmingham firms will offer jobs to 200 care leavers

Universities must make radical changes to help care leavers thrive, say MPs
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Universities must make radical changes to help care leavers thrive, say MPs

This letting agency is giving young care leavers a hand-up with housing
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This letting agency is giving young care leavers a hand-up with housing

Care leavers met with Jacqueline Wilson to debate the true reality of care
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Care leavers met with Jacqueline Wilson to debate the true reality of care

Business giants are pledging to offer care leavers a route into work
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Business giants are pledging to offer care leavers a route into work

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