Geoff Sharpe
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Care leavers may face issues like poor housing and mental health problems that require a joined-up approach from different agencies

Care leavers may face issues like poor housing and mental health problems that require a joined-up approach from different agencies

Care Leavers: A Positive View - How does being in care shape and inform how we become as adults in a positive way?

Care Leavers: A Positive View - How does being in care shape and inform how we become as adults in a positive way?

Local councils in England are housing vulnerable teenagers in bed and breakfasts despite new rules restricting the practice. BBC Radio 4's File on 4 programme found thousands of young care leavers are placed in inappropriate housing. In some areas less than half are living in "suitable" accommodation, a new analysis of official data shows.

Local councils in England are housing vulnerable teenagers in bed and breakfasts despite new rules restricting the practice. BBC Radio 4's File on 4 programme found thousands of young care leavers are placed in inappropriate housing. In some areas less than half are living in "suitable" accommodation, a new analysis of official data shows.

Catch 22  Care leavers' entitlements All care leavers who meet the eligibility criteria should be supported by the local authority where they were last looked after.

Catch 22 Care leavers' entitlements All care leavers who meet the eligibility criteria should be supported by the local authority where they were last looked after.