Care leavers' charter

A list of promises for central and local government to make to young people moving out of care and into adulthood.


Care leavers' charter


A charter is a set of promises that help in decision making but do not replace laws. The principles in this charter have been developed by young people leaving care. By signing up to it, local authorities promise to provide a range of support for care leavers into their adult life.

You may also be interested in the local authority data pack on care leavers.

Published 25 October 2012