“Become, a national charity for children in care and young care leavers, coined the phrase ‘Care Cliff’ to describe how placements and support can abruptly stop at a crucial time in a young person’s life when they need stability the most.
The charity worked with 11 young care leavers to produce the Sky’s the Limit project. Young people worked as a design team to boldly reimagine ‘leaving care’ and develop a new approach to support them to have happy, positive starts to adulthood, and implore government to end the care cliff.”
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Social Work Today source: https://www.socialworktoday.co.uk/News/Charity-calls-for-reimagining-of-what-%E2%80%98leaving-care%E2%80%99-should-look-like
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