Guidance

National Implementation Adviser for Care Leavers: first year report

Reflections from the National Implementation Adviser for Care Leavers on his findings from his visits to local authorities in his first year in post.

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A report based on Mark Riddell’s visits to local authorities in his role as the National Implementation Adviser for Care Leavers. This follows the passage of the Children and Social Work Act 2017.

The report looks at what is working well and identifies good practise relating to provision for care leavers that all local authorities will find useful.

The report also identifies challenges local authorities will need to address in order to provide consistently high quality services for care leavers. This includes providing services that fully reflect the corporate parenting principles local authorities should be embedding for care leavers.

Published 14 December 2018